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Administrative Procedures and Inquiries


Membership

If you are interested in joining JSS, please read the JSS Membership Application Guide carefully, fill out the required information on the membership application, and mail the application to the JSS Administration Center.

How to obtain the membership application form:

  • Download
    Membership Application Form(PDF)
    (PDF documents can be opened using the free Adobe Reader provided by Adobe.)

  • Request by mail
    Please clearly state "Request for the membership application," enclose a self-addressed envelope with a JPY 82 stamp, and mail it to the JSS Administration Center. In turn, we will mail you the necessary forms.

    Changing Registered Member Information

    If there is a change in your information, such as address, affiliation, phone number, and e-mail address, please update the same on the member information management system "SOLTI" or contact the JSS Administration Center by mail, fax, or e-mail.

    Member Information Management System (SOLTI) Login

    Membership Withdrawal

    For those who wish to withdraw their membership, please contact the JSS Administration Center by mail, fax, or e-mail.

    Membership Due Payment

    Please submit your membership due payment to the following bank account of the JSS Executive Office. When there is a change in membership type (general, graduate student, or associate member), please notify the JSS Administration Center beforehand.

    Pay the membership due to
    Post Office Savings Transfer Account: 00110-8-9319
    Name of account holder: The Japan Sociological Society

    Regular member, general: JPY 14,500
    Regular member, graduate student: JPY 8,000
    Associate member: JPY 8,000

    *JSS has a system to allow a reduced membership due for international members, and members who do not have full-time employment. For more information, please see Reduced Membership Due for International Members or Reduced Membership Due for Members Who Do Not Have a Full-time Employment.

    Inquiries (Membership Application/Withdrawal, Changing Registered Information, Membership Due)

    For information on status for membership due payment, shipping status for journals and newsletters, etc., please contact the JSS Administration Center.

    JSS Administration Center
    c/o Galileo,Ink. Tokyo Office
    4F-1-24-1, Sugamo, Toshima Ward, Tokyo 170-0004, Japan
    Phone: +81-3-5981-9824
    Facsimile: +81-3-5981-9852
    E-mail: g009jss-mng@ml.gakkai.ne.jp

    Inquiries on Japanese Sociological Review (Editorial)

    For questions regarding Japanese Sociological Review, please contact us via FAX or e-mail, if possible.

    *For shipping and handling of Japanese Sociological Review, please contact the JSS Administration Center.

    JSS Editorial Board
    c/o Faculty of Letters, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
    7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo 113-0033
    TEL +81-3-5841-8933
    FAX +81-3-5841-8932
    E-mail: jpn_sr@sociology.gr.jp

    Other Inquiries

    For other questions, please contact the JSS Executive Office.

    JSS Executive Office
    c/o Faculty of Letters, Graduate School of Humanities and Sociology, The University of Tokyo
    7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo 113-0033
    TEL +81-3-5841-8933
    FAX +81-3-5841-8932
    E-mail: jss@sociology.gr.jp


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