TULISOC Membership Dues

The Executive Committee shall set the annual dues of members. Membership is based on a calendar year and dues are paid for the forthcoming year. Dues not paid by April 1st of the current year are considered delinquent and members will forfeit their membership unless all dues owed are paid by that date. Delinquent members will be notified in writing before their memberships are terminated. Members of TULISOC will benefit from a discount on registration fees for Tularemia conferences organised by the Society.

Regular Member $40 Year or $100 for Three Years (includes a $75 discount on registration fees to the 10th International Conference on Tularemia, 12-15 October, 2021 in Grenoble, France

Student Member $20 Year

  • $75 Discount on Academic or Government Registration Fee for Tularemia 2021 in Grenoble, France (for 3 Year Membership Renewals)
  • Membership is Valid through 31 December 2020 (or through 31 December 2022 for 3 Year Memberships)
  • Inclusion & Access to the TULISOC Online Membership Directory for Networking
  • Vote and Hold Office in the Society

TULISOC Membership Benefits:

  • facilitate and encourage the assembly, acquaintance and association of scientists from all geographical regions engaged in tularemia research;
  • foster and encourage discussion and dissemination of the results of research and related matters of interest in this field;
  • provide a means to convene appropriate specialists that will serve as a ready resource in the case of specific needs and emergencies;
  • promote awareness of the field and of the implications of the research findings;
  • promote education and training in the field;
  • Academic & Government Members receive a $75 Discount off of the meeting registration fee.
  • Inclusion & Access to the TULISOC Online Membership Directory for Networking
  • Vote and Hold Office in the Society

Any professional who is involved in research, teaching and/or public service and whose activities are related to the study of tularemia is eligible for membership provided that he/she supports the goals and objectives of the Society as set forth in the Terms of Reference and By-Laws. In addition, any graduate or undergraduate student who is involved in advanced training in any area related to the study of tularemia is eligible for student membership.

The Society shall consist of four types of members: regular, student, special, and emeritus.

Regular Member

Any professional who is involved in research, teaching and/or public service and whose activities are related to the study of tularaemia is eligible for membership provided that he/she supports the goals and objectives of the Society as set forth in the Terms of Reference and By-Laws. Regular members may vote and hold office in the Society.

Student Member

Any graduate or undergraduate student who is involved in advanced training in any area related to the study of tularemia is eligible for student membership. The application form and each annual dues form must be signed by the student’s advisor or department head. Student membership requires that mentors or sponsors are active members of TULISOC. Student membership shall terminate at the end of the calendar year in which student status terminates, at which time such individuals become eligible for regular membership according to the same criteria and procedures that apply to other scientists. Student membership dues will be at a reduced rate to be determined by the Executive Committee. Student members may not vote or hold office.

Emeritus Member

Regular and Special members who are retired from their primary positions may apply for Emeritus membership. Emeritus members enjoy the same privileges accorded to regular members but are not required to pay dues. Please contact the TULISOC to request Emeritus Membership.

Special Member

Scientists qualified for regular membership but unable, owing to economic or political conditions in their countries of residence, to pay regular dues. Applications for this category of membership shall be judged by the Executive Committee on a case-by-case basis, with respect to published lists of developing and economically disadvantaged nations. Dues of Special Members may be paid on a voluntary basis by other members of TULISOC, or may be waived by the Executive Committee. Special members may vote and hold office in the Society. Please contact the TULISOC to request Special Membership.