​​IS-MPMI Membership​

Diverse Backgrounds, Common Interests, Exciting Science

The International Society for Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions (IS-MPMI) has more than 1,000 members from more than 50 countries researching molecular aspects of microorganisms interacting with plants and the consequences of such interactions. Disciplines represented by IS-MPMI members include microbiology, nematology, plant pathology, plant breeding, and more.

Engage with the leading colleagues in your field today!


Membership Options:

Student — $23 Post-Doc — $42 Professional — $6​8

Membership Application PDF

Emeritus — To be eligible for complimentary emeritus membership, an individual must have been a member of IS-MPMI for at least 25 years and be retired. Please submit a request for transition to Emeritus Membership to IS-MPMI H​Q.

Scientists from Developing Economies — To be eligible for the complimentary Scientists from Developing Economies membership, an individual must reside​ or be working in a qualifying country based on the World Bank's low-income and lower-middle income economies. Simply select your country when filling out the join/renew form online and enter SDE in the Discount Code box – then click Apply. The complimentary membership dues will be applied to your order or download the PDF Membership Application


  • Open Access to the latest research via IS-MPMI’s journal, Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions (MPMI)
  • A monthly e-newsletter giving you society, scientific, and community updates directly to your inbox
  • Access to society, colleague, and scientific news through the online news platform, Interactions
  • Connections to employers or job candidates in the MPMI community
  • Opportunities to keep up with the top MPMI research in the world at the International Congress on MPMI  


Contact IS-MPMI Member Services, 7:00 AM-3:30 PM CST (1100 to 1950 GMT), Monday through Friday either by phone phone: +1.651.454.7250​ or e-mail anytime to​​ IS-MPMI H​Q.​​