Members are involved in the life of the Academy in many different ways. Explore the options below and check back for more opportunities in the future.

Participate in the Member Election Process
Members may submit nominations, vote for candidates, and serve on selection panels.
Connect Locally
A national network of Local Program Committees and Representatives provides opportunities for our members to connect with the work of the Academy and with each other in the communities where they live. Find out if there’s a member group near you.
Contribute to Dædalus
Each issue of the Academy’s journal, Dædalus, explores a theme from a multidisciplinary perspective in essays written by Academy members and other experts. Interested in proposing a topic for Dædalus? Contact the journal’s Managing Editor to learn more.
Attend an Event
The Academy holds events around the country and the globe. These gatherings bring together members and others in their communities to explore important topics through an interdisciplinary lens that draws on the Academy’s breadth and expertise.
Share Our Work
Academy members play a vital role in disseminating our work to policymakers; the media; leaders in higher education, nonprofits, business, and philanthropy; scholars; and students. Share publications with contacts in your network.
Stay in Touch on Social Media
The Academy shares news, events, and updates on Facebook and Twitter. Follow, tag, and retweet to stay up to date and help promote Academy work.
Not a Member?
Please visit our Get Involved page to find out more about how to connect with Academy projects, publications, and events.

Contact Us

Members are encouraged to contact Academy staff with comments, questions, and ideas. For help finding the most relevant contact, or for general guidance about becoming involved, contact the membership engagement team:

Laurie McDonough
Morton L. Mandel Director of Membership Engagement

Patrick Meade
Membership Engagement Manager