Why join the Society for Buddhist-Christian Studies?

  •  Your membership dues include a subscription to the Journal of Buddhist-Christian Studies, the leading scholarly journal in the field and an essential tool for keeping up on the latest conversations and literature.
  •  Twice yearly, you receive an e-edition ofour newsletter, which helps keep you current on the doings of the Society and notices and reports concerning important conferences and events related to the field of Buddhist-Christian Studies
  •  Members may attend annual meetings of the Society (held in conjunction with the AAR/SBL annual meeting), get to know other scholars in this field,  and have input on planning for conference panels and other events.
  •  Most importantly, your membership supports the global mission of the Society to promote many kinds of Buddhist-Christian scholarship and interreligious dialogue.

Membership is annual, beginning the date of your becoming a member. 

Annual Dues

Associate and Full Professors $45

Adjunct Professors, Independent Scholars and Retired $25

Student $10

Please note that our old system of mailing in checks has been discontinued and only online membership purchases are available.