Membership

Join the community of scholars who are enthusiastic about Slovakia and showcasing research that expands our understanding of this remarkable country

Review the following information to Enroll or Renew your membership and to submit your biography for publication on our website!

Members current in their dues payments can choose to have their biography published on our website by completing the Member Biography Form.  Former members who need to update their dues should first complete payment below using PayPal.  

First-year members and graduate students enjoy free membership for 1 year and should complete the Graduate Student & First Year Member Application to have their information published.

Membership Benefits

  • Access to platforms for finding and connecting with other members of similar interests (including showcasing your biography & research on our website)
  • Eligibility for Slovak Studies Association prizes for articles, books and graduate papers
  • The right to vote on organizational matters
  • Annual mailing (or emailing) of the newsletter

Slovak Studies Association Dues Structure

Dues for membership in the Slovak Studies Association (SSA) currently vary, according to the structure listed below. Members receive one issue of the Slovak Studies Association Newsletter annually as well as occasional mailings regarding SSA administration. Members may also participate in the SSA’s annual meeting, which is held each year, in conjunction with the international convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES), of which the SSA is an affiliate.

Graduate students and first-year members (no charge) 

Junior faculty, retirees, and equivalents 

  • 1 year: $10 
  • 2 years: $15 ($7.50 per year)
  • 5 years: $30 ($6 per year)

Senior faculty and equivalents 

  • 1 year: $20
  • 2 years: $30 ($15 per year)
  • 5 years: $60 ($12 per year) 

Lifetime Membership: $200 

For those who do not want to use PayPal, please mail payments to the SSA Treasurer: 

Carol Skalnik Leff, 604 W. Washington, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

Jr. Faculty, Retirees & Equivalents

1 YEAR: $10

$10.00

Jr. Faculty, Retirees & Equivalents

2 YEARS: $15 ($7.50 per YEAR)

$15.00

Jr. Faculty, Retirees & Equivalents

5 YEARS: $30 ($6 per Year)

$30.00


Sr. Faculty & Equivalents

1 YEAR: $20

$20.00

Sr. Faculty & Equivalents

2 YEARS: $30 ($15 per year)

$30.00

Sr. Faculty & Equivalents

5 YEARS: $60 ($12 per year)

$60.00


Lifetime Membership

$200

$200.00


To submit your CV and recent scholarship for publication on our Member Bio page, please complete our Member Biography Form