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Join BABAO to find out about the latest research, scientific developments, employment and volunteering opportunities in biological anthropology and osteoarchaeology

The benefits of becoming a BABAO member include:

  • Access to our mailing list and monthly newsletter
  • Receiving BABAO’s New Trends journal and our Annual Review
  • Discount on the Annual Conference registration fee
  • Being eligible to apply for our grants 
  • 20% discount plus free shipping on all Cambridge University Press Academic Life Sciences books 

BABAO Membership Fees

  • Free 1st year membership for students!
  • Waged membership is £40.00 per year
  • Student/unwaged/retired membership is £25.00 per year
  • Membership for those residing in qualifying countries is £25 per year

BABAO membership runs from 1st January to 31st December.

BABAO will consider requests to pay unwaged membership fees from members taking significant time away from work in any 12 month membership period for parental (maternity/ paternity/adoption) or caring leave where this affects their ability to pay the waged fees. Please make requests via email to the membership secretary before your annual fees are due in January. Decisions will be made on a case by case basis.

Join BABAO today!

Any questions? Email our Membership Secretary, Bennjamin Penny-Mason at