Christine Kreuder Johnson elected as AAAS Fellow
Nine faculty from UC Davis are among 564 newly elected Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science announced Jan. 26. AAAS fellows are scientists, engineers, and innovators who have been recognized for their achievements across disciplines ranging from research, teaching and technology, to administration in academia, industry and government, to excellence in communicating and interpreting science to the public.
Professor Christine Kreuder Johnson, One Health Institute and School of Veterinary Medicine, “For novel research in global health, data science, epidemiology, and zoonotic infectious diseases, for illumination of environmental change impacts, for advanced outbreak preparedness strategies, and for synergies for environmental stewardship.”
An induction ceremony for the new Fellows will take place during the AAAS Annual Meeting, to be held online this year Feb. 17-20.
Founded in 1848, AAAS is the world’s largest general scientific society and publisher of the journal Science and other journals. Its mission is to “advance science and serve society” through initiatives in science policy, international programs, science education, public engagement, and more.