Membership is free and open to graduate students, postdocs, professionals, and retired professionals, with an interest in peptides or a related scientific field.
"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."
"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."
"Being an APS member provides a great platform for networking and establishing new collaborations with scientists from around the world with similar scientific interests."
University of Georgia
"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."
Ph.D., Vice President of Peptide Chemistry,
Extensive networking opportunities in both academia and industry
Connection with all members through the membership directory
Information on the latest developments in our field
Access to a job related message board where you can post "job wanted" or "job available" messages
Exclusive discounted on-line subscription to the Society journal at $30 per year
Travel grants to symposia for qualified graduate students and postdocs
Membership in the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, FASEB
Discounted subscription rates for the following journals:
Bentham Science Journals
Protein and Peptide Letters
Current Protein & Peptide Science
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.