Professional Associate Membership

The Professional Associate membership was created to better serve the needs of architects and professionals in museums, historic preservation, and public design education. This membership category provides discounted individual memberships to groups of professionals working in the same museum, office, or firm.



First membership (print + digital)
Each additional membership in same office (digital only)   $90 


SAH Professional Associate membership provides every staff member in your organization with all the benefits of membership, including:

Online Research Resources
  • A print copy of the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians for your office and electronic access to the current issue of JSAH and the full archives (1941-present) for all enrolled associates
  • Full access to SAH Archipedia, our online encyclopedia of American architecture and landscapes
  • Storage for your digital images and access to the image library in SAHARA, our online image archive of more than 50,000+ user-contributed images
  • 50% discount on JPASS, giving you access to more than 1,500 journals in the humanities, social science and science in the JSTOR digital archive

Networking and Career

  • Propose or participate in an SAH field study seminar
  • Join one of SAH’s chapters for local programs of interest
  • Attend the SAH Annual Conference, held in a different city each year, featuring 175 new research papers, issue-oriented seminars and more than 25 tours of the host city
  • Apply for fellowships and submit your research for presentation at the Annual Conference
  • Connect with colleagues and subject experts through the SAH Listserv and website
  • Search professional positions through online SAH Career Center
  • Keep current on national and international news through the SAH Newsletter
  • Submit your accomplishments and news to SAH Members in the News
  • Earn AIA/CES learning units through SAH field study seminars, lectures, conferences
Brick and Mortar Benefits
  • Complimentary tour of SAH’s 1891 Louis Sullivan/Frank Lloyd Wright headquarters, the Charnley-Persky House
  • Discounts on merchandise in the Charnley-Persky House tour center
  • Reserve the Charnley-Persky House for small meetings, seminars or lectures at a discounted rate

SAH thanks The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
for its operating support.
Society of Architectural Historians
1365 N. Astor Street
Chicago, Illinois 60610