Royal Society of Canada

The Royal Society is the recognized pre-eminent body of independent scholars, researchers and creative people in Canada whose Fellows comprise a collegium that can provide intellectual leadership for the betterment of Canada and the world. The Royal Society is comprised of three Academies, Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, as well as the College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists.

Election to Fellowship in the Society is the highest academic accolade in Canada that is available to scientists and scholars.  The Fellowship comprises four categories: Honorary Fellows. Regularly Elected Fellows, Specially Elected Fellows and Foreign Fellows. Fellows are elected to one of the three Academies. A separate election is held for membership in the College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists.

Addington, Jean (Psychiatry, 2020)

Baldwin, Barry (Emeritus, Classics/Greek & Roman Studies, 1997)

Bankes, Nigel (Emeritus, Law, 2021)

Beaty, Bart (English, 2021)

Behie, Leo (Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, 2008)

Bell, Allan (Music, 2007)

Bennett, Susan (Literature, 2016)

Bercuson, David (History, 1988)

Birss, Viola (Chemistry, 2011)

BöK, Christian (English, 2015)

Bruton, Len (Emeritus, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1994)

Cairncross, J. Gregory (Clinical Neurosciences, 2009)

Cameron, Eric (Art, 2008)

Campbell, Finley (Emeritus, Earth, Energy, and Environments, 1971)

Cannon, Elizabeth (Geomatics Engineering, 2004)

Chen, Zhangxing (John) (Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, 2020)

Cheng, Frank (Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering, 2023)

Chivers, Tristram (Chemistry, 1991)

Cooper, Barry (Political Science, 1993)

Cross, James (Veterinary Medicine, 2015)

Dilger, Walter (Emeritus, Civil Engineering, 1994)

Dobson, Keith (Psychology, 2021)

Eagle, David (Music, 2013)

Eaton, Curtis (Economics, 2010)

Eggermont, Jos (Emeritus, Psychology, 2014)

Emery, Carolyn (Kinesiology, 2023)

Farfan, Penelope (Creative and Performing Arts – Drama Division, 2022)

Fedigan, Linda (Anthropology, 2005)

Ferris, John (History, 2017)

Flanagan, Tom (Political Science, 1996)

Frank, Arthur (Sociology, 2005)

Friedenreich, Christine (Oncology, 2019)

Ghali, William (Department of Medicine, 2017)

Ghannouchi, Fadhel (Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2010)

Goyal, Mayank (Radiology and Clinical Neurosciences, 2022)

Harder, Lawrence D (Science, 2016)

Herzog, Walter (Kinesiology, 2013)

Hill, Michael (Clinical Neurosciences, 2021)

Hodgins, David (Psychology, 2023)

Hollenberg, Morley (Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 2003)

Jones, G. Melvill (Emeritus, Clinical Neurosciences, 1979)

Jullien, Graham (Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2009)

Katzenberg, Anne (Archaeology, 2003)

Kauffman, Stuart (Molecular Biology and Genetics, 2008)

Kraay, Hendrik (History, 2022)

Kubes, Paul (Physiology and Biophysics, 2009)

Lachapelle, Gerard (Geomatics Engineering, 2002)

Lancaster, Peter (Emeritus, Mathematics and Statistics, 1984)

Langford, Cooper (Emeritus, Chemistry, 1991)

Larter, Stephen (Earth, Energy, and Environment, 2012)

Layzell, David (1998)

Lees-Miller, Susan (Faculty of Medicine, 2010)

Letourneau, Nicole (Nursing, 2023)

Love, Jennifer (Chemistry, 2023)

Mahoney, Kathleen (Law, 1997)

Martin, Renae (Emerita, Medical Genetics, 2008)

Martini, Clem (Creative and Performing Arts, 2020)

McCauley, Edward (Biological Sciences, 2008)

McCoy, Kathy (Physiology and Pharmacology, 2021)

Meynell, Hugo (Philosophy, 1993)

Nielsen, Kai (Emeritus, Philosophy, 1988)

Penelhum, Terence (Emeritus, Religious Studies, 1975)

Pharis, Richard (Biological Sciences, 1988)

Piers, Warren (Chemistry, 2006)

Pittman, Quentin (Hotchkiss Brain Institute, 2010)

Proud, David (Medicine, 2012)

Prusinkiewicz, Przemyslaw (Computer Science, 2014)

Randall, Stephen (History/Political Science, 1996)

Rangayyan, Rangaraj (Science, 2016)

Robertson, R.E. (Emeritus, Chemistry, 1965)

Salahub, Dennis (Chemistry, 1998)

Sanders, Barry (Physics and Astronomy, 2017)

Santamaria, Pere (Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 2017)

Serletis, Apostolo (Economics, 2021)

Shrive, Nigel (Science, 2016)

Stebbins, Robert (Emeritus, Sociology, 1999)

Strous, Marc (Earth, Energy, and Environment, 2020)

Stys, Peter (Clinical Neurosciences, 2013)

Taylor, Scott (Economics, 2014)

Thangadurai, Venkataraman (Chemistry, 2023)

Tonelli, Marcello (Medicine, 2023)

Tsenkova, Sasha (Architecture, Planning and Landscape, 2022)

Van Herk, Aritha (English, 1997)

Veale, Warren (Emeritus, Physiology & Biophysics/Kinesiology, 1988)

Vogel, Hans (Biological Sciences, 2012)

Wall, Anthony (French, Italian and Spanish, 2009)

Wallace, John (Medical Sciences, 2008)

Walsh, Michael (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2009)

Wardlaw, Norman (Emeritus, Earth, Energy, and Environment, 1998)

Weiss, Samuel (Hotchkiss Brain Institute, 2009)

Yeates, Keith (Psychology, 2021)

Yong, Voon-Wee (Clinical Neurosciences, 2014)

Zamponi, Gerald (Physiology and Biophysics, 2008)


Dixon, Gordon (Microbiology and Biochemistry, 1970, Deceased)

Krouse, Howard (Earth Sciences, 1994, Deceased)

Krouse, Roy (Physics and Astronomy, 1994, Deceased)

Lederis, Karolis (Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 1987, Deceased)

Parkinson, Dennis (Biological Sciences, 1983, Deceased)

Ziegler, Tom (Chemistry, 1997, Deceased)

Frank Stahnisch (History): Jason A. Hannah Medal, 2021

Aritha van Herk (English): Lorne Pierce Medal, 2012

Morley Hollenberg (Physiology & Pharmacology): McLaughlin Medal, 2011

Peter Tieleman (Biological Sciences): Rutherford Memorial Medal in Chemistry, 2008

Arthur Frank (Sociology): Abbyann D. Lynch Medal in Bioethics, 2008

David Bercuson (History): J. B. Tyrrell Historical Medal, 2002

Warren E. Piers (Chemistry): Rutherford Memorial Medal in Chemistry, 2001

Roy Krouse (Physics & Astronomy): Miroslaw Romanowski Medal, 1999

Susan M. Bradley UCalgary/University of South Wales (Chemistry): (NSERC) The Alice Wilson Award, 1992

Gordon H. Dixon (Medical Biochemistry): The Flavelle Medal, 1980

Arrieta, Marie-Claire (Physiology and Pharmacology, 2023)

Barnabe, Cheryl (Medicine, 2018)

Bergerson, Joule (Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, 2017)

Biernaskie, Jeff (Comparative Biology and Experimental Medicine, 2019)

Borgland, Stephanie (Physiology & Pharmacology, 2017)

Clement, Fiona (Community Health Sciences, 2022)

Dimitropoulos, Gina (Social Work, 2023)

Drolet, Julie (Social Work, 2019)

Elliott, Charlene (Communication and Culture, 2016)

Emery, Carolyn (Kinesiology, 2014)

Fiest, Kirsten (Critical Care Medicine, 2023)

Harrison, Joe (Biological Sciences, 2023)

Hershcovis, Sandy (Haskayne School of Business, 2020)

Hill, Josephine Mary (Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, 2014)

Hill, Matthew (Cell Biology and Anatomy, 2017)

Jette, Nathalie (Clinical Neurosciences, 2014)

Kattan, Lina (Civil Engineering, 2019)

Kirton, Adam (Paediatrics, 2018)

Lebel, Catherine (Radiology, 2020)

Madigan, Sheri (Psychology, 2021)

Menon, Bijoy (Neurosciences, Radiology and Community Health Sciences, 2021)

Noel, Melanie (Psychology, 2022)

Phillips, Aaron (Physiology and Pharmacology, 2023)

Shraya, Vivek (English, 2021)

Smith, Eric (Clinical Neurosciences, 2016)