HOW TO JOIN
The Society has five (5) membership classes. These categories are defined by the Membership Committee on the basis of the following criteria:
Ordinary Member: Investigators in the field of neurochemistry or related fields that reside in the Western Hemisphere.
Corresponding Member: Investigators in the field of neurochemistry who have contributed meritorious original work to the field, but are not residents of the Western Hemisphere. All other guidelines for election to Corresponding Membership are equivalent to those for Ordinary Membership.
Emeritus Member - $ Dues Waived: Members who have retired from their professional duties and who have chosen to be classified as emeritus status. Emeritus status can be obtained by notifying the ASN office of retirement, in writing, with a request for reclassification. Emeritus members shall have all the rights and privileges of the membership class from which they transferred.
1. Fill out the membership application below and your application will be sent to the Membership Committee for approval.
2. Each application must be endorsed by an Ordinary member of the Society. Applicants who, for any reason, may find it impossible to obtain a sponsorship by an Ordinary Member may send their application with a cover letter explaining why securing a sponsorship is difficult for them. In those cases, the Chair of the Membership committee will provide the required endorsement.
3. Each application must upload a current NIH Biosketch or a curriculum vitae.
4. Post-doctoral and Student applicants must provide a proof of their status (a short letter from the adviser, a Student ID, or similar), which will need to be uploaded.
ASN Membership Committee