Ethiopian Young Academy of Sciences (EtYAS) was established in 2015 with the initiation and financing of the Ethiopian Academy of Sciences (EAS). Since its inception, EtYAS has identified and embraced vibrant Ethiopian young academicians and scholars. EtYAS coordinates members’ talent, innovation, resources and potential in order to have maximum impact in science creation, dissemination and utilization. As a developing country, there are certainly wide areas of field where EtYAS will make contributions. So far, EtYAS has 55 members in three cohorts. The 2023 cohort constitutes 14 members and their short bios are presented as follows.

Dr. Kibur Engdawork

Department of Sociology

Addis Ababa University
Address: Main Campus, 6 Kilo

Habtamu Terefe (PhD)

School of Plant Sciences

Haramaya University E-mail:

Dr. Shigdaf Mekuriaw Zewdu

ILRI Campus, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia