Renew Your CSEG Membership
2013 CSEG Membership Renewal Forms
Printable Dues Renewal (PDF)
Classes of Membership
Membership in the Society shall consist of Honorary Members, Active Members, Student Members and Corporate Members.
Honorary Membership may be granted by the Executive Committee to any person who in the unanimous opinion of the Committee on Honors and Awards and the Executive Committee is considered worthy of such honor by reason of unusual service to the Society or outstanding work in the field of geophysics. Honorary members shall be elected for life and shall enjoy all privileges of the Society. They shall be eligible to hold any office, to vote on all matters submitted to the membership, and to petition the Executive Committee on any matter.
Active Membership may be granted to any person engaged or interested in the geophysical profession.
Student Membership may be granted to any Student having an active interest in supporting the objectives of the Society. Student members shall enjoy all privileges of the Society except that they shall not hold office, nor shall they endorse applications for any class of membership, nor vote on any matters.
Election to Membership
An applicant for election to Active membership shall submit to the Society an application together with dues for one year. The application shall be endorsed by three Active or Honorary Members of the Society in good standing who are personally acquainted with the applicant. All applications for membership in the Society must be approved by a majority of the Executive Committee. When an applicant has been approved, they shall be notified in writing by the Secretary. The successful applicant shall receive all available issues of the CSEG Recorder for the year in which initial payment of dues are made.
The names of all new members shall be published in the next issue of the CSEG Recorder following approval of their applications by the Executive Committee.
The Executive committee may waive the requirement of references from members of the society for Geographical or other reasons, if the applicant is otherwise eligible and furnishes other satisfactory references. Active and Associate Members of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists and of the European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers may apply for membership in the Society and the requirement of endorsement by three sponsors shall be waived.