IAL membership offers you timely information via the International Lichenological Newsletter and valuable networking. The Association also supports lichenological activities and organizes an international symposium once every four years. Membership of the IAL is open to all individuals having lichenological interests. The nominal dues cover the four year period between the IAL symposia.

Current Members

The list of members covers several hundred persons from all over the world.

Dues / Become a Member

At the General Meeting at IAL8 in Helsinki it was decided to keep the dues for the next period unchanged, viz.: 40 US  $ for 2016–2020. This is equivalent to 30  €.

Payment options:

Pay in EUR
Pay in USD

Alternatively you can pay by bank transfer:

You can make a bank transfer to the account mentioned below. Alternatively you can mail a check or money order to the assistant treasurer Volker Otte, payable to the "International Association for Lichenology" (in EURO, €). You are kindly requested to make sure that all charges related to the money transfer or to cashing of the checks are paid by the sender. For checks or money orders in  € please add 10  €. For checks or money orders in US  $ please add 15 US  $.

Dues to the German account must be paid in  € (30  €). In case of doubt, please contact the assistant treasurer (Volker.Otte<at>

The following account is available:
Frankfurter Sparkasse , IBAN: DE88 5005 0201 0200 3925 06, SWIFT-BIC: HELADEF1822

Imke Schmitt, treasurer.
Senckenberg Forschungsinstitut und Naturmuseum Frankfurt
Senckenberganlage 25
D-60325 Frankfurt am Main
Email: imke.schmitt<at>

Volker Otte, assistant treasurer
Senckenberg Museum für Naturkunde Görlitz
PF 300 154
02806 Görlitz
Email: Volker.Otte<at>