Biomedical Sciences

New Fellow to the American Academy of Microbiology

Congratulations to Prof Jose Vazquez-Boland who has been elected as one of the 96 new Fellows to the Academy

The American Academy of Microbiology is the leadership group of the American Society for Microbiology, the world's oldest and largest life-science organization. Academy fellows are elected annually through a highly selective, peer-review process, based on their records of scientific achievement and original contributions that have advanced microbiology.

As a fellow, Professor Vazquez-Boland joins a group of eminent leaders in the field of microbiology recognized for their excellence, originality, creativity and exemplary careers in basic and applied research, teaching, clinical and public health, industry or government service. The academy relies on fellows for authoritative advice and information on critical issues in microbiology, from responding to congressional inquiries to organizing meetings and workshops.

Related Links

Prof Vazquez-Boland lab profile

The American Academy of Microbiology website