Individual Membership


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Individual Members are current or retired educators at academic institutions with active interests in electronic media and other individuals of multimedia enterprises related to teaching, research and creative endeavors. All Memberships are based on the calendar year, January through December.
– Individual Faculty Member – $130
– Emeritus Faculty Member – $35 (Retired professors over 65 yrs. of age)
– Individual Industry Member – $145

–  Join up to four of BEA’s 18 Interest Divisions, each offer newsletters, paper competitions and networking for research, curriculum and job opportunities.

–  BEA’s Membership Directory
  – with over 2,000 faculty, colleges/universities and students – is searchable by person, school and state and start your search and connect with other colleagues, Corporate Associate Members or State Broadcast Associations.
–  Discounts: Please take a look at the discounts we offer with some of our partner organizations.

–  Publications/Subscriptions
: BEA publishes three journals:
Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (JOBEM) – A quarterly, peer-reviewed publication.  Members receive a hard-copy of the journal.
Journal of Radio & Audio Media (JRAM) – A bi-annual, peer-reviewed publication – a hard-copy subscription is available for $14 each year and can be added to your membership.
Journal of Media Education (JoME) – A quarterly & editor-reviewed publication (only available online). Members may select one complimentary Taylor & Francis journal & receive a 20% discount on all Taylor & Francis books and journals.

–  Teaching & Research:
Have tenure & promotion questions or in need of BEA’s acceptance rates or a classroom project?  Click on the Teaching & Research menu tab above to access information.

–  Research Awards/Grants and creative competitions
The Urban Electronic Media Award

–  Information:
E-Newsletters and will keep you posted on deadlines & events, training opportunities, grants, scholarships, conventions, equipment & software manufacturers, multimedia and publishing organizations.  Missed some key date in a newsletter?  Visit our calendar.