The Society consists of four types of members: full members, members in training, emeritus members and honorary lifetime members. In addition, individuals and organizations making financial contributions to the IPS shall be eligible for designation as sponsors of the Society.
All members enjoy reduced registration to our general meetings, access to our newsletter, LinkedIn, Facebook and regular mailings from our Secretary. The majority of our membership dues are used to support the biennial general international scientific meetings of the Society, especially for travel grant awards for members in training.
Full Membership - Dues are $150/2 years.
Individuals having a continuing scientific interest in the field of proteolysis and related disciplines shall be eligible for full membership in the Society.
Members in Training - Dues are $50/2 years.
Individuals who are predoctoral students in fields relating to proteolysis or who have received their doctoral degrees in those fields within the preceding three years shall be eligible as a member in training of the Society.
Emeritus Membership - Dues are $50/2 years.
Individuals having a continuing scientific interest in the field of proteolysis and related disciplines that have retired shall be eligible for full membership in the Society.
Honorary Lifetime Membership
This membership is awarded to individuals with a long record of outstanding service to the protease community.
Our membership dues system allows secure on-line payment via PayPal by a credit card, debit (regular or prepaid) card, a PayPal account or direct bank transfer.