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Zachary Schultz

AAAS Fellow, 2019

Zachary Schultz, associate professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, was elected as a 2019 Fellow of the American Association for the Advnacement of Science for contributions to the field of analytical chemistry, particularly for ultrasensitive detection of molecules in complex biological matrices, imaging techniques and plasmonics.

AAAS, the world’s largest general scientific organization, has named fellows every year since 1874, with notable previous fellows including Thomas Edison, Margaret Mead and James Watson. It is one of the most prestigious honors given to U.S. researchers who have made exceptional efforts to advance science. Fellows are selected by their academic peers.