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November 29, 2018

Willard Rodgers named American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow

Willard Rodgers, research professor emeritus, was named an AAAS fellow for his distinguished contributions to the study of cognitive, social and economic factors in happiness, health and aging, and for developing the Health and Retirement Study. This is an honor bestowed upon AAAS members by their peers.

AAAS is the world’s largest general scientific society and publisher of the journal Science as well as Science Translational Medicine, Science Signaling, Science Advances, Science Immunology and Science Robotics. AAAS was founded in 1848 and includes nearly 250 affiliated societies and academies of science, serving 10 million individuals.

New fellows will be honored in February during the 2019 AAAS Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.