Membership is open to qualified individuals who are actively involved in virology research, teaching, or administration.
Both Associate and Student memberships require this verification letter (click to download) be signed to verify position and status in the laboratory.
To be qualified for regular (full) membership, an individual should be at least three years past his/her professional degree (Ph.D., M.D., D.V.M., M.S. or equivalent experience).
Annual Dues: $100
Associate membership is for postdoctoral associates or research staff actively engaged in virology research and/or teaching.
Annual Dues: $30
Student membership is for full-time graduate or undergraduate students interested in virology.
Annual Dues: $15
To qualify for Lifetime Membership, you must have been a Full Member of ASV for a minimum of five (5) years. You may then upgrade to Lifetime Member by renewing your membership online at the one-time rate.
One-time fee: $1,500
Any member of the Society in good standing (current years dues paid) who has retired from active employment because of disability, eligibility for retirement, or age, may, upon written request to the ASV Secretary-Treasurer and approval by the Council, be classified as a member Emeritus. Members Emeriti shall pay no membership fees or other assessments and shall retain all of the rights and privileges of full dues-paying members.