Seven Faculty Named AAAS Fellows

Honored for distinguished work in a variety of fields

Seven members of the Duke faculty have been named fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).  The honor recognizes work that has been scientifically or socially distinguished. New fellows will be admitted on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at the AAAS annual meting in Washington, DC.

The new fellows are: Bruce Donald of Computer Science and Biochemistry; Susan Lozier and Brian Silliman of the Nicholas School of the Environment; Christopher Kontos of Cardiovascular Medicine; Rochelle Schwartz-Bloom and Cynthia Kuhn of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology; and Beth Sullivan of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology.