PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP (MASM)
Members of the Society are scientists whose professional experience and formal qualifications are judged by the ASM's National Qualifications Committee to be consistent with a professional level of commitment to their career in microbiology.
Applicants with overseas qualifications will need to also provide a NOOSR assessment that their education qualifications are equivalent to Australian university degrees (this can be done online or by state and territory Overseas Qualifications Units (OQUs)
masm eligibility criteria:
Have completed the requirements of an academic qualification in microbiology at bachelor’s degree or post-graduate level acceptable to National Council. Other under-graduate awards of less than three (3) years full-time study are not acceptable.
Has satisfactorily completed two years of postgraduate work to advance the discipline of microbiology.
required supporting documents:
Declaration from a referee who is a MASM or FASM financial member of the society (MASM Referee Declaration form (see below)
Curriculum Vitae which should include, if applicable, details such as:
Microbiology content of under-graduate courses;
Title and abstract of thesis;
Job experience and microbiology work experience;
List of publications and presentations.
Academic Records – if you have graduated within the past five years you must provide:
Copies of official academic records.
If you have graduated more than five years ago, you must provide:
Copies of degree certificates; or
Statutory Declaration detailing degree certificates