Inaugural AWM Fellows class to include Prof. Rodrigo Bañuelos


Congratulations to Prof. Rodrigo Bañuelos for his election into the inaurgural class of Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) Fellows.

The AWM Fellows Program has been designed to recognize individuals who have demonstrated a sustained commitment to the support and advancement of women in the mathematical sciences, consistent with the AWM mission: “to encourage women and girls to study and to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences.”

Thirty-two mathematicians comprise the inaugural class of fellows seclected by the AWM Executive Committee. The AWM Executive Committee hopes that the mathematical community will nominate other worthy candidates in the coming years.

The inaugrual class will be honored on Jan. 10, 2018 at the AWM Reception and Award Ceremony at the Joint Mathematical Meetings (JMM) in San Diego. Going forward a nomination process will be used and the deadlines for the 2019 class will be announced in January 2018.