Membership in the Bavarian American Academy
Membership may be applied for by post-doctoral scholars with a focus on North America or on inter-American topics who have full-time employment at one of the following institutions in Bavaria:
non-academic research institutions
institutions of adult/vocational education
foundations/endowments dedicated to the enhancement of science and research
research institutions linked to and supported by private industry.
Additionally, the Academy offers associated membership to individuals, who do not fulfill the above mentioned criteria. The Academy has the option of nominating outstanding researchers from Germany and other countries as corresponding members.
It offers institutional memberships to universities and like institutions. They will have no vote. But they may demand information on the work of the academy and can appear as advisors to the academy. Thereby the oragnization of cooperative events is to be facilitated.
The membership is gratuitious.
Apply for membership with this form.
RIGHTS AND DUTIES
The membership authorizes and obligates to participation in the activities of the Bavarian American-Academy and to mutual cooperation. All members are entitled to submitt proposals to the board of directors concerning the programm.
ADMISSION TO MEMBERSHIP
The board of directors decides on tue preliminary admission of new members. The meeting of members decides on tue final admisson of new members.
The end of the membership is to be declared in written form to the board of directors. In justified cases members can be excluded by a majority of the meeting of members.