Individual and Junior Members

Professional scientists whose research is directly relevant to some branch of astronomy are eligible for election as Individual Members. Individual Members are, normally, admitted by the Executive Committee on the proposal of a National Member.

Junior scientists who have completed their PhD studies between 2013 and 2018 in some branch of astronomy, who are in the initial phase of the career of a professional researcher and have the prospect of becoming a professional researcher in astronomy may be admitted to the Union by the Executive Committee as Junior Member, for a period not exceeding 6 years.

Individual and Junior Members listed in the IAU Directory have a valid, public email, and are affiliated to at least one Division. They are labeled as "Active Members". For corrections and updates, please contact iauinfos@iap.fr. Any members remaining Inactive for more than 10 years will be removed from the IAU lists.

Additionally, while only Active Members are listed in the IAU Directory, you may still search for Active, Inactive or Deceased Members in the search field to your right.

Total number of IAU members:13595 (of which 349 Junior members). Number of Active Individual and Junior Members in the IAU Directory: 11060 (of which 349 Junior members)

These statistics refer to Active members. Please note also that these numbers do not include IAU members for which we do not have a date of birth.

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Name▼ Location NCA adherence
Qi, Chunhua United States United States
QIAN, Shengbang China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIAO, Rongchuan China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIMING, Wang China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIN, Bo China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIN, Yi-Ping China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIU, Keping China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QIU, Yulei China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QU, Jinlu China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
QU, Zhongquan China, Nanjing China, Nanjing
Quantin-Nataf, Cathy France France
Quanz, Sascha P. Switzerland Switzerland
Queloz, Didier United Kingdom United Kingdom
Quenby, John J. United Kingdom United Kingdom
Quinet, Pascal Belgium Belgium
Quinn, Peter Joseph Australia Australia
Quintana, José M. Spain Spain
QUIRICO, Eric France France
Quirk, William Joseph United States United States
Quirrenbach, Andreas Germany Germany

Gender Distribution in the IAU

AGE RANGE Nº of WOMEN Nº of MEN % of WOMEN % of MEN
>100 2 1 66.7 33.3
<20 1 2 33.3 66.7
25-30 22 41 34.9 65.1
30-35 137 250 35.4 64.6
35-40 289 628 31.5 68.5
40-45 300 821 26.8 73.2
45-50 265 952 21.8 78.2
50-55 256 1094 19.0 81.0
55-60 210 989 17.5 82.5
60-65 178 937 16.0 84.0
65-70 147 860 14.6 85.4
70-75 125 868 12.6 87.4
75-80 81 683 10.6 89.4
80-85 38 280 11.9 88.1
85-90 10 135 6.9 93.1
90-95 6 53 10.2 89.8
95-100 1 8 11.1 88.9

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