Friday, March 15, 2013

Dr Seck elected as member of the prestigious African Academy of Sciences (AAS)


AfricaRice is delighted to announce that Dr Papa Abdoulaye Seck has been elected as a member of the prestigious African Academy of Sciences (AAS).

AAS is an Africa-wide organization, which honors and recognizes scientists who have made significant contribution to science in Africa and encourages the development of the research and technology base throughout the continent.

Election to membership in AAS is the highest academic accolade available to scientists and scholars in the continent. 

Dr Seck will receive the Certificate of Fellowship at a formal induction ceremony in the next General Assembly of AAS. This distinction adds to the many honors that Dr Seck has received during his career.