Thank you for your interest in joining BASEES.

Please note that there are two categories of membership:

1. Full Membership is for academic staff in full time posts in the UK and abroad.

2. Associate Membership is for postgraduate research students, retired academic staff, academic staff on part-time contracts, independent scholars and others.

For more details of membership categories, please refer to the BASEES Constitution

Annual membership subscriptions are £35 for Full Members and £25 for Associate Members.

For those paying by Direct Debit, membership is paid for a year in advance from the month the subscription is initiated.

For those paying with annual conference registration fees, by credit / debit card or by cheque, membership is for one year from the month in which the subscription payment is processed.

Application Procedure

Please fill in the application form below AND the payment form.

Once you have filled and submitted the application form, please download the payment form below (direct debit or payment by debit/credit card), print out the form, complete the appropriate part and post it to the membership secretary, Prof Melanie Ilic. Our preferred method of payment is Direct Debit. Alternatively, write a cheque for your first year's subscription made out to 'CAF/BASEES'.

Please POST the completed payment form to:

Professor Melanie Ilic
School of Humanities
University of Gloucestershire
FCH Campus,
Swindon Road
GL50 4AZ

The membership secretary will then forward your application and payment to CAF, Kings Hill, West Mailing, Kent, ME19 4TA, which manages the BASEES membership.

For membership queries, please contact Prof Melanie Ilic at