Any Full, Associate or Assistant Professor or Lecturer/Instructor (or equivalent), of Hellenic descent or connected by professional association with Hellenic Culture & Affairs and currently holding or has been holding one of the above positions in an Institution of Higher Education may become a member of the Circle. Membership is not limited to those residing in the greater Boston area. Anyone who meets the above requirements can become a member irrespective of her/his place of residence or work. All can participate in the General Assembly and vote. Only US citizens or Permanent Residents of the USA can be elected officers or directors.

Membership applications must be endorsed by three members of the Circle in good standing and must be approved by the Board of Directors. A membership application must include a Curriculum Vita. Please contact any member of the board if you are interested in becoming a member.

The annual membership fee is $100.00 (July 1 to June 30) and a minimum donation of $100.00 to the scholarship fund is encouraged. Payment can be done electronically by selecting the PayPal link in the menu.

Colleagues that reside further than 70 miles from Boston are eligible to apply as corresponding members. The annual membership fee is $75.00 and it is directed to the scholarship fund. Additional donations to the scholarship fund are encouraged and always welcomed.

Please direct questions about membership to the Chairs of the Membership Committee: Professors Helen Christou ( and Dimitris Bertsimas (

2018-2019 Membership Dues

Membership Fee: $100