- David William Blight (Yale University)
- Lizabeth Cohen (Harvard University)
- Laura Engelstein (Yale University)
- Vicki L. Ruiz (University of California, Irvine)
- Steve J. Stern (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Other historians honored this year include Kenneth Ludwig Alder (Northwestern University) and Michael McCormick (Harvard University). Read more about the new fellows, including scientists, writers, artists, and civic, corporate, and philanthropic leaders, in this alphabetical list and this list organized by discipline.
These fellows will be inducted into the academy on October 6, 2012, at the AAAS headquarters in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Congratulations to all.