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
Very discounted registration fees for our regular scientific conferences and workshops across the AAB's research interests
Significantly reduced subscriptions to AAB publications
Eligible to apply for AAB ECP Travel grants
Eligible to apply for the ‘AAB Carer Fund’ , £500 accessibility grants. Download an application form here.
30% discount on publications in our Aspects of Applied Biology series
Additional benefits for Student Members
ALL new student members who set up a direct debit payment will receive a FREE Aspects book of their choice, from our Aspects of Applied Biology Marketplace (if in stock), 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
Plant Physiology And Crop Improvement
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!
For any membership enquiries please feel free to contact Bernadette in the AAB Office by email at Bernadette@aab.org.uk or by calling
02476 999 485.
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 Bernadette () or call the AAB Office.
Many thanks in advance,
The Association of Applied Biologists Team
We have approximately 500 members across the world and many libraries subscribe to our publications.
We welcome all those who are interested in Applied Biology.