Available to an individual who is not employed as an anthropologist in an academic institution of higher education and/or not employed (or self-employed) as a practicing anthropologist in any of anthropology's recognized sub-fields.

This category is not open to anyone with full-time appointments in departments of anthropology.

Section Membership Requirement

All members are required to join at least one (1) section. Additional sections and interest groups may be added based on your interests.

Restrictions of Membership Category

Associate members are not eligible to vote.


Membership dues for the associate membership category is a flat fee.

  • Associate | $125

Refund Policy