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American Association for Public Opinion Research

Membership and Chapter Relations Update

by Anna Wiencrot, Membership and Chapter Relations Committee Chair, and Morgan Earp, Associate Membership and Chapter Relations Committee Chair
The annual AAPOR Membership Drive is in full swing! Thank you to those of you who have renewed your membership already. If you have not yet had the chance to renew, please do so today. You can renew online at: https://register.aapor.org/. This will allow you to continue to enjoy your membership so you can continue to enjoy all of the benefits of AAPOR membership, such as: 
  • Lasting professional connections. The AAPOR Annual Conference in May is the leading professional meeting for public opinion and research methods professionals. Meet future collaborators and see old friends in New Orleans.
  • Career development. Beyond research methodologies, continue your membership to develop your public speaking skills, network with professionals in the field, and learn how to grow your career! Find your next professional career step using the AAPOR Career Center and through receiving job postings on AAPORnet.
  • Volunteer opportunities. Serve a vibrant organization of over 2,000 members and help advance the profession through an AAPOR Committee or Task Forces.
  • Best practices. Understanding preelection polls, calculating response rates and communicating with IRBs can be challenging. Tools such as AAPOR’s TCPA White Paper, online training tool for journalists, and Webinars.
  • Resources at your fingertips. Need help on your next study? AAPOR’s Blue Book lists companies that can help on all aspects of your research from study design to sample selection and everything in between.We encourage you to take full advantage of member benefits. AAPOR membership is not only affordable, but the experience and exposure at the annual conference and beyond is invaluable! Thank you for continuing to be a part of this incredible AAPOR community!

If you have any questions about renewing your AAPOR membership or would like a paper form, please don’t hesitate to contact us by email ([email protected]) or phone (+1-847-686-2230).

Our “Chapter Spotlight” this month features the Midwest Association for Public Opinion Research (MAPOR). Check out their article to read about their successful 2016 and plans for the future. Are you a member of your local chapter? If not, learn more about the chapters here!