Why Should I Join?​


Members of the association are entitled to many exclusive discounts and a whole range of dedicated content.

What do I receive with an AAB Membership?

  • A forum for applied biologists worldwide: network with the best in your specialism

  • Discounted registration fee's for regular scientific conferences and workshops across the AAB's research interests

  • Significantly reduced subscriptions to AAB publications 

  • 20% discounts on Wiley-Blackwell publications 

  • Exclusive access to the Members Area on the AAB Website 

  • Regular eNewsletter and emails with information on AAB activities

  • Discounted membership to the Society of Biology

  • 30% discount on publications in our Aspects of Applied Biology series

Additional benefits for Student Members

  • ALL new student members will receive a FREE book of their choice, from our Aspects of Applied Biology Marketplace (if in stock) with their membership purchase, worth up to £40.00!

  • We encourage all of our specialist groups to adopt at least 1 student member - if you are interested in becoming part of a group, please contact the relevant convenor

  • We would also like our Student Members to be involved with our conference organisation so if this is something of interest please contact the AAB Office

We deliver our charitable mission through the publication of scientific journals in applied biology, the organisation of conferences in  range of related subject themes, the formulation and dissemination of policies to promote the discipline, the production of a newsletter and the provisions of services for members.

Who Should Join?


Membership is open to all those interested in applied biology, whether as a general topic or interested in one of our specialised topics:

Applied Mycology And Bacteriology

Biological Control And Integrated Pest Management

Cropping And The Environment

Food Systems


Pesticide Application

Plant Physiology And Crop Improvement

Soil Biology


If you have an interest in one or more of the above areas, you may be able to work with one of our specialist groups!

See Our Specialist Groups Here!

For any membership enquiries please feel free to contact Hussein in the AAB Office by email at or by calling

02476 999 485.


Membership Rates


Members Updates...

Attention ALL Members!

New GDPR Legislation - We NEED your consent!


Are you an AAB Member? Do you attend AAB Conferences? Do you subscribe to any AAB Journals? Do you receive marketing emails from the AAB?

As a result of the new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) Laws which came into effect on May 25th 2018, you will need to Opt-In and give your consent for us to contact you using the various methods of communication used by the AAB. Without doing so, we will be unable to contact you after this date.


To provide your consent, please click on the button below to complete our online consent form. It will only take a couple of minutes of your time.

If you have any queries, please contact Hussein ( or call the AAB Office.


Many thanks in advance, 
The Association of Applied Biologists Team

We have approximately 600 members across the world and many libraries subscribe to our publications.

We welcome all those who are interested in Applied Biology.

AAB Office:

The office staff are working remotely and can only be contacted via email. In the case of any urgent issues, please contact Carol at 02476 999484

Warwick Enterprise Park, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF. Tel: +44 (0)2476 999486.

Carol Millman: (Executive Officer, Conference Organisation & Planning, Food and Energy Security Editorial Office, Annals of Applied Biology & Advertising)
Alberto Vitale: (AAB Office & Finance Manager, Social Media, Website and General Enquiries)

Bernadette Lawson: (Aspects of Applied Biology & DPV Sales, Accounts, Conference Bookings, Membership)
John Andrews: (Conference Administration, Aspects of Applied Biology Editorial Queries, Newsletter)
Carol Millman: (Food and Energy Security Editorial Office, Membership, Website & Newsletter)

Registered Charity No: 275655

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