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Membership in the Society

Membership in the SRCD, beginning with those who either join or renew after November 1, 2010, will run on an annual basis and renew on the member's anniversary date. Members begin receiving all publications following membership dues payments. Renewing membership prior to its expiration will avoid a lapse in receipt of publications.

Who can join SRCD?

Membership is open to any individual or professional who has contributed to, is interested in, or has furthered research in human development. Students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate study qualify for student membership.

Membership Rates

Regular Member

$160
Any individual actively engaged in research or teaching in human development or any of the related basic sciences is eligible for regular membership in the Society. Regular members receive all publications.

2-Year Regular Member

$305
Any individual actively engaged in research or teaching in human development or any of the related basic sciences is eligible for 2-year membership in the society. Two-year members receive all publications for both years. This allows you the convenience of not renewing every year and protects you from possible dues increases, as well as saving you 5% on regular membership fees.

Spouse Member

$65
Joint membership is extended to married couples. One member must pay full regular membership dues, while the spouse member receives a reduced rate. Spouse members receive only one copy of the publications per couple.

Early Career Member (5-Year Limit)

$95
Any postgraduate student who has received their degree within the past five years. This includes those in their first five years of teaching as an adjunct, instructor, or assistant professor. Early career members also include any postgraduate student engaged at least half-time study in child development with a formal postdoctoral fellowship or traineeship, or who is in an intern or resident position in any discipline. Early career members may not have previously been a regular member in the Society. Early career membership is limited to five years.

Graduate Student Member

$75
Any registered graduate student at an educational institute engaged in at least half-time study in child development of a related field who has not completed all requirements for a doctoral degree is eligible for graduate student membership in the Society. Graduate student members receive all publications.

2-Year Graduate Student Member

$140
Any registered graduate student at an educational institution engaged in at least half-time study in child development who has not completed all requirements for a doctoral degree is eligible for a 2-year membership in the Society. Two-year members receive all publications for both years. This allows you the convenience of not renewing every year and protects you from possible dues increases, as well as saving you 5% on membership fees.

Undergraduate Member

$55
Any registered undergraduate student at an educational institution engaged in at least half-time study in child development who has not completed all requirements for a bachelor degree is eligible for undergraduate membership in the Society. Undergraduate members will receive all publications.

2-Year Undergraduate Member

$105
Any registered undergraduate student at an educational institution engaged in at least half-time study in child development who has not completed all requirements for a bachelor degree is eligible for a 2-year membership in the Society. Two-year members receive all publications for both years. This allows you the convenience of not renewing every year and protects you from possible dies increases, as well as saving you 5% on membership fees.

Emerging Nations International Member*

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$5

Emeritus Member

Fee Waived
Any individual of the Society who has been a member for at least twenty year and has retired from his/her faculty position. Emeritus members continue to receive all publications. Please contact the SRCD Membership Office to see if you qualify for this membership level.

Publication Package Selection (prices are the same as listed price)


In an effort to lessen our impact on the environment and reduce the number of print copies of our journals, SRCD is offering green publication packages. By choosing our Green Package you will no longer receive print journals while maintaining online access to all SRCD publications. The Green Package is not subject to a price reduction because opting out does not reduce SRCD's publication costs.

Print Package: All Publications Mailed
Green Package: Online Access Only

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Questions? Contact membership@srcd.org or (734) 926-0617.