Craig Cameron named Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology
16 March 2016 - Craig E. Cameron, holder of the Eberly Family Chair in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology. The American Academy of Microbiology is the honorific leadership group within the American Society for Microbiology that recognizes excellence, originality, and leadership in the microbiological sciences, and his election to this group is a mark of distinction.
The American Society of Microbiology is the world's oldest and largest life science organization. The mission of its Academy is to recognize scientists for outstanding contributions to microbiology and provide microbiological expertise in the service of science and the public.
This year, 78 microbiologists have been elected to Fellowship in the American Academy of Microbiology. Fellows of the Academy are elected annually through a highly selective, peer-review process, based on their records of scientific achievement and original contributions that have advanced microbiology. There are over 2,400 Fellows representing all subspecialties of microbiology, including basic and applied research, teaching, public health, industry, and government service.
Congratulations, Dr. Cameron!