Membership

As a Full Member, you will be a research or teaching active physiologist, biomedical/life scientist or research active clinician/vet working at an advanced level for a recognised academic institution or within industry or the healthcare sector.

You will have published at least two papers in a relevant peer-reviewed journal or provide evidence of one paper and evidence of having presented a communication or demonstration at a scientific conference. Alternatively, we also accept evidence of two teaching products or one product and one scientific communication. 

In 2017, full membership costs £90. See our payment options for further information.

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Members (all categories) on a career break or maternity leave are eligible for a one year waiver of the subscription fee from the date you notify us of these circumstances.  If this applies to you please write to us at membership@physoc.org. You retain all your benefits of membership during this period.

Join for…

  • Discounted registration rates at most Society Meetings

  • Higher level grant funding for travel (£700 a year), courses, collaborative and outreach projects, and training

  • Free online access to The Journal of Physiology and Experimental Physiology and APS journal Physiology

  • Quarterly Members’ magazine, Physiology News

  • 35% discount on Wiley books

  • Free use of hot desks at our London HQ (subject to pre-booking and availability; contact events@physoc.org)

  • Full voting rights at The Society's AGM

  • 50% reduced rate on membership of the Royal Society of Biology for the first two years

 

What do I need to do?

Click on the Join Now button above. You will need to fill in an online application, and demonstrate one of the following criteria:

  • Published at least two papers, preferably (but not necessarily) as first or last author, in a relevant peer-reviewed journal.
  • Also accepted are two teaching products, or one teaching product and a communication, demonstration or publication

If you do not already have an online account with us, please create one using the E-guest login link; once you have registered you will be taken through to the online application form

You will need to include details of a professional referee, who can confirm your status in a professional capacity. Should you need help with this, please click here.