IACSR Membership

The IACSR welcomes all those engaged in the academic study of Religion.


All inquiries about membership should include the applicant’s full name, contact information, and academic affiliation, verifiable by a link to an academic institution’s official website.

To join or renew your membership, please contact the Secretary General (John Shaver) at:

The types of membership and prices can be seen in the table below. We are happy to provide discounts to our student members.


Membership Costs

Type Cost
IACSR Regular Member 30 USD
IACSR Retiree Member 15 USD
IACSR Student Member 15 USD

Benefits of Membership

GroupPPLBlackWhite - SMALLAll of our members will have discounted access to our flagship journal: The Journal for Cognitive Science of Religion. Our MembersCorner (in development) will also feature funding opportunities, job postings and CFPs.
There are many other benefits to membership at the IACSR. Our members attend annual conferences, publish regularly in Journals in the field, and take part in an active network of scholars interested in CSR.