Membership in the Chapter is open to all individuals interested in human factors, ergonomics, and related fields. All those who feel they can benefit from the Chapter or who wish to further its goals are welcome to apply for membership.

A few advantages of membership:

  • Admittance to our annual conferences for a reduced fee
  • opportunity to make use of the VRC Grant
  • receive Chapter publications such as the newsletter
  • access to online events (e.g. follow-up webinars of former keynote speakers)

There are five different classes of membership available in the Europe Chapter: Associate, Colleague, Fellow, Member, and Student Affiliate. Colleagues, Fellows, and Members are also permitted to vote and hold office.

Annual membership dues are: € 18.00 (eighteen euros) for all membership classes but students (€ 6.50– yes, six euros, 50 cents). Those interested to join can use without obligations the on-line questionnaire below to help determine the type of membership to apply for.


Are you a member of the parent Human Factors and Ergonomics Society organisation?


 Yes, I’m a Member

 Yes, I’m a Fellow

 Yes, I’m a Student Member

Do you have a College or University degree?


 Not yet, but I’m a full-time student at university or college


How many full-time years of applicable experience in Human Factors work do you have?

 Less than 5 years

 5 years or more