Membership of the Japan Wood Research Society

The Japan Wood Research Society was founded in 1955 and has about 2400 members including more than 100 overseas members. Membership is open to anyone interested in forest products science and wood technology. For more information, please contact the Society Office..

A Guide to the Campaign System (implemented from Nov./01/2017 to Mar./31/2018)

The Japan Wood Research Society (JWRS) implements the campaign system in the fiscal year of 2017 (from Apr./01/2017 to Mar./31/2018) for admission as a "Student Membership" in the period from Nov./01/2017 to Mar./31/2018.

When a graduate or undergraduate student applies to the "Student Membership" in the above-described period and pays the student membership fee (7000JPY) for a fiscal year of 2018 (from Apr./01/2018 to Mar./31/2019), he or she will have the whole student membership for the fiscal year of 2018 as well as an additional right in the fiscal year of 2017. The right is to make a presentation(s) at and participate in the 68th Annual Meeting of JWRS, accompanying payment of the registration fee for a student member.

Membership Category and Annual Dues

The following rate is applied from 2015.
  • Full Membership: JPY 10000/12000 for individuals in/outside Japan
  • Student Membership: JPY 7000/9000 for full-time students in/outside Japan
Application Form Update Form Withdrawal Form
  • Supporting Membership: one or more units of JPY 30000 for individuals or corporations/organizations (with extra charge JPY 2000 for members outside Japan)
  • Institutional Membership: JPY 12000/14000 for institutions in/outside Japan
Application Form Update Form Withdrawal Form

Full and Student membership dues include subscriptions of Mokuzai Gakkaishi and Journal of Wood Science (online). Supporting membership due includes subscription of Mokuzai Gakkaishi. For institutional members, printed version of Journal of Wood Science can be provided with membership due JPY 30,000/32,000 for institutions in/outside Japan.

How to Join or Update

To join the Japan Wood Research Society, please fill out an Online Membership Application Form for Full/Student or Institutional/Supporting Membership.

To update membership information, please log in Mypage and replace the information for the item to be changed or notify the Society Office by e-mail or fax.

If you wish to withdraw from JWRS membership, please submit a Notice of Withdrawal (Online Membership Withdrawal Form) to the Society Office.

The Japan Wood Research Society
1-1-17 Mukogaoka, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0023, Japan
Phone: +81-3-3816-0396, Fax: +81-3-3818-6568


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