Today AOAC’s membership numbers nearly 3,000 from more than 90 countries, working in industry, government and academia. These individuals are laboratory managers, analytical chemists, microbiologists, toxicologists, forensic scientists, food scientists and management executives.
NOTE: AOAC recently adopted a new membership model to boost member value and engagement, while ensuring the association’s fiscal health. The new model lowers individual membership fees, introduces new organizational membership tiers, and allows members to choose the services, programs, and publications that benefit them most. Look for details in late September.
Members receive complimentary or discounted pricing on AOAC products and services including;
Engagement with AOAC provides valuable leadership and networking opportunities. Throughout the year, AOAC sponsors meetings, workshops, and regional Section events, which offer the chance to get to know other AOAC members, build and expand professional contacts, and learn more about analytical sciences.
Advance professionally by participating in voluntary consensus Stakeholder Panels, Working Groups, Expert Review Panels, committees and task forces where decisions are being made and global standards are being developed that affect entire industries.
Membership includes online access to the Official Methods of Analysis, the most comprehensive and reliable collection of chemical and microbiological methods available in the world today.
Joining a Technical Division allows members to tailor programs and activities to meet their unique professional needs. Involvement in technical divisions is optional. Each technical division is field specific and provides members a forum for networking and collaboration within their specialty area.
Individuals with a degree in science, or equivalent if approved by the Board of Directors, are eligible for membership in AOAC INTERNATIONAL. Individuals should be engaged, directly or indirectly, in analysis or analytical science in fields relevant to the purpose of AOAC. The following are not eligible for Individual membership:
$120 USD annually
It’s easy! You can join online, by phone, or by email–Get details in the Join Now page.