Today, the EISA membership comprises 950 international studies experts located in 57 countries.
JOIN EISA and become part of this growing community.


Events & Education

Learn the latest in the field and connect with your peers at our renowned conference and workshops: EISA members benefit from discounted registration fees and the unique opportunity to shape the event and its programme and outcomes.



Read & Publish

Free online access to:

  • Monthly eNewsletter ‘International Studies in Europe: news about events, publications, research grants and projects, etc.
  • European Journal of International Relations (EJIR): among the leading journals in the field, attracting contributions from academics of international standing.
  • Cooperation and Conflict (CoCo)
  • International Area Studies Review (IASR)
  • International Relations
  • Journal of International Political Theory (JIPT)
  • Global Affairs Journal (five issues/year): EISA’s policy-oriented journal on foreign relations and diplomacy (to be launched in January 2015, free online access).

Discounts on books and journals from premier publishers: including Sage, Palgrave, Routledge, Oxford University Press, Cambridge University Press and Barbara Budrich.


With your peers

  • Join a growing community of International Studies specialists in Europe covering all major fields of International Relations.
  • Meet experts in your field at one of our events, and create your own network
  • Participate in virtual discussions via our online community plateform
  • Post or comment on the EISA blog, an opinion-led forum to be launched in Autumn 2014
  • Access job offers from other members of the community
  • Compete and win peer recognition with EISA Prizes and Awards: best article and best PhD student paper.


There are different types of EISA membership – Regular, Emeritus, Honorary and Corporate. Membership is open to anyone who is working, researching or who has an interest in the field of International Studies. Membership rates are income-based and start at 30€ per year only.

Regular Membership Rates

Memberships Based on Income Range & Status

Faculty Rates By Income 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years
Less Than €15,000 €30 €45 €60
€15,000-€22,500 €35 €60 €90
€22,500-€30,300 €45 €80 €110
€30,300-€38,000 €50 €90 €135
€38,000-€45,500 €60 €110 €155
€45,500-€53,100 €65 €125 €180
€53,100-€60,500 €75 €140 €200
€60,500-€68,300 €80 €155 €225
More Than €68,300 €90 €170 €250
Other Membership Types 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years
Additional Family Member €15 €30 €45
Honorary (by invitation only) - - -
Corporate €1020 - -
Emeritus €50 - -