Why Join?

Who Can Belong?

Active AAUP membership is open to teaching faculty, researchers, or those holding similar academic appointments at accredited colleges and universities. Graduate students, administrators, and members of the public are also eligible to join the Association.

Contact the ISU chapter at isu.aaup@gmail.com to obtain more information about joining the Iowa State University Chapter of the AAUP.

What does a membership offer?

Joining the AAUP includes the following:

  1. A subscription to Academe, the journal of the AAUP
  2. Eligibility for a special introductory rate to The Chronicle of Higher Education
  3. Participation in benefits programs such as professional liability insurance, catastrophic medical expense plan, accident insurance, disability insurance, group term life insurance, hospital indemnity insurance, and gold MasterCard
  4. A voice in the processes by which Iowa State University is administering its policies upon faculty members, including the tenured, tenure-track, temporary, and part-time members