Published: April 30, 2013

Upon being elected to the National Academy of Science, Kristi Anseth is one of a small group of scientists elected to all three national academies. Congratulations Kristi!

The National Academy of Sciences announced today the election of 84 new members and 21 foreign associates from 14 countries in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

Those elected today bring the total number of active members to 2,179 and the total number of foreign associates to 437. Foreign associates are nonvoting members of the Academy, with citizenship outside the United States.

Anseth, Kristi S.; investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, and Distinguished Professor, department of chemical and biological engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder