Individuals currently working in the HR field, unemployed but looking for HR work or retired from the industry, are eligible to seek membership in this category.
- Individuals – Individuals employed in public sector HR by an agency or currently unemployed and looking for work in the field.
- Consultants – Individuals employed by independent consulting groups or other for-profit or private sector companies.
All individuals fully retired from personnel work or are no longer employed or acting as consultants. To join as an Emeritus member, please contact the membership department for further assistance.
Any full-time graduate or undergraduate student, or any person participating in a formal public service internship sponsored by a recognized academic institution is eligible for membership in this category. Please provide a copy of your student ID or most recent transcripts with your membership application. Student memberships will renew at the student rate for up to 5 times, depending on academic progress, before transitioning into an Individual membership.