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Membership Information

Join the American Peptide Society!

Membership is free and open to graduate and undergraduate students, postdocs, professionals, and retired professionals, with an interest in peptides or a related scientific field.

Become a Member!

Joshua Kritzer

“APS provides a forum for connecting graduate students, postdocs and working professionals with each other based on shared professional skills and interests. When it comes time to look for their next position, APS members can count on a strong network of like-minded scientists who value their skills and accomplishments.”

Joshua Kritzer,
Associate Professor,
Tufts University

Marccos Pires

“I have been a member of APS since I was a graduate student because of the benefits and opportunities it provided scientists at that stage of my career. Through the years, I have continued to be a member so I can engage with the top researchers working in peptide science from around the globe.”

Marcos Pires,
Assistant Professor,
Lehigh University

Eileen Kennedy

“Being an APS member provides a great platform for networking and establishing new collaborations with scientists from around the world with similar scientific interests.”

Eileen Kennedy,
Assistant Professor,
University of Georgia

Ved Srivastava

“Being a member of the American Peptide Society and attending the Peptide Symposium, one of the key asset of the society, I have gain new perspectives on emerging peptide technologies, and gain insights about current challenges from prominent peptide leaders. It is a great society for the education and professional development for our peptide scientist.”

Ved Srivastava,
Ph.D., Vice President of Peptide Chemistry,
Intarcia Therapeutics

APS Membership Will Bring You

 Extensive networking opportunities in both academia and industry
 Connection with all members through the membership directory
 Information on the latest developments and upcoming events in our field
 Access to a job related message board where you can post “job wanted” or “job available” messages
 Travel grants to symposia for qualified graduate students and postdocs

Additional Benefits of Being an APS Member

Discounted subscription rates for the following journals:


 Peptide Science

Bentham Science Journals

 Protein and Peptide Letters
 Current Protein & Peptide Science
 Current Proteomics

PacificChem Congress Member Rates
Members of the American Peptide Society may submit proposals and technical papers as well as register for Pacifichem Meetings at the discounted member rate.