Membership types

Membership type Period members from Africa non-African members
Ordinary 2 years R 400 $ 80
Family 2 years R 420 $ 90
Institutional 1 year R 220 $ 95
Extended 12 years R 2400 $ 350

Note: Student and Pensioner rates = R240 for 2 years

Benefits of membership include:

Access to Society Publications:

  • Current African Zoology (AZ) on-line and/or in print
  • Digital access to archives of AZ from 1992-present
  • Current Aardvark on-line

Discount of page charges associated with publishing in AZ

Bi-annual meetings of ZSSA:

  • Discount on registration
  • Showcase of current research in southern Arica
  • Opportunities for networking and professional development

Student benefits:

  • Reduced membership rates*
  • Eligible for student awards
  • Eligible for annual student travel award to international conference
  • Recognition of outstanding student research through Graduate Research Awards for both oral and poster presentations at ZSSA meetings
*also available to Pensioners

African zoologists benefit:

  • Reduced rates for members from African countries

Members’ Services pages

  • Free posting of job announcements on the ZSSA Jobs Board
  • Bursaries Board where members share information on potential funding sources
  • Blog where members can ask other members for advice about research techniques, share field experiences, and post new information about emerging issues or technical advances

Communication with other members and the Society:

  • ZSSA Facebook and LinkedIn accounts for instant communication and announcements
  • Regular updates about upcoming events and Society business

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