Membership advantages

Without members we couldn't exist! Feel free to join our community. 
In return we offer some advantages that you can make use of:

  • Be part of our Community! 
  • You can opt for membership types that include full online access to The ISME Journal. 
  • ISME Communications is fully Open Access and online.
  • a 10% discount in Open Access fees for ismej or ismecomms (corresponding authors only).
  • We offer reduced registration fees at the biennial (non-profit) ISME Symposia. 
  • Eligible to ISME Travel Grants so that we can support your travel to our symposium.
  • Access to (keynote) talks of previous ISME symposia (starting at 2014).
  • Student members, low income country members and retired members get reduced fees (proof of status is requested).
  • Eligibility to vote for (or stand elect as) Board Members of our society. 
  • Do-it-yourself and free of charge job & event postings!
  • Quarterly newsletters to keep you up to date on all society matters. 
  • Access to ISME online membership directory to easily find your peers in a secure environment.


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