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Institutional Membership

New membership payments received April 1 or after will be applied to the upcoming membership year. 

Benefits Specific to Institutional Membership:

  • Feature in the Programs/Schools area of the SCMS website, with a logo (if desired) and link to the program's home page
  • Unlimited job postings in the SCMS Career Center
  • 50% discount on one half-page or quarter-page ad in the conference program
    10% discount on up to ten (10) student memberships
  • Website ad accessible via institutional membership list
  • An advertisement within the Annual SCMS Conference mobile app
  • Listing in the conference program

Additional Benefits of SCMS Membership:

  • Four issues of the Journal of Cinema and Media Studies (JCMS, formerly Cinema Journal) (Fall (No. 1), Winter (No. 2), Spring (No. 3) and Summer (No. 4)) per membership year
  • Access to members’ area of the SCMS website, News Brief, announcements and profile page
  • Unlimited access to SCMS' online Career Center, enabling departments and programs to post and view job applications and to identify cinema/media scholars looking for full and/or part-time employment.
  • Networking opportunities offered via our conference and the SCMS website
  • JSTOR access to digital version of JCMS (and former issues of Cinema Journal)
  • Online resources for department chairs including data about the discipline
  • Guidelines for Program Review, and other assessment resources
  • Discounted rates on books


Institutional Membership


Institutions offering undergraduate programs; libraries and museums


Institutions offering MA or MFA programs


Institutions offering PhD programs



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Contact Us

Society for Cinema and Media Studies
640 Parrington Oval
Wallace Old Science Hall, Room 300
Norman, OK 73019
(405) 325-8075