The ISSCI membership drive  is in progress.
See Membership Policy and Benefits below.
The member lists will be updated periodically

Officers and Board Members

Todd Lubart, President (France)
Michael Hanchett Hanson, Secretary (USA)
Nathalie Bonnardel, Treasurer (France)
Giovanni Emanuele Corazza (Italy)
Vlad Glăveanu (Switzerland)
Zorana Ivcevic Pringle (USA)
Maciek Karwowski (Poland)
James C. Kaufman (USA)
Takeshi Okada (Japan)
Roni Reiter-Palmon (USA)


John Baer (USA)
Baptiste Barbot (Belgium)
Mathias Benedek (Austria)
Ron Beghetto (USA)
David Cropley (Australia)
Frédéric Darbellay (Switzerland)
Denise Fleith (Brazil)
Gregory Feist (USA)
Isaac Getz (France)
Kenneth Gilhooly (UK)
Adam Green (USA)
Sam Hunter (USA)
Anatoliy Kharkhurin ( Russia)
John Kounis (USA)
Izabela Lebuda (Poland)
Michael Mumford (USA)
Jonathan Plucker (USA)
Gerard Puccio ( USA)
Sally Reis (USA)
Joseph Renzulli (USA)
Mark Runco (USA)
Sandra Russ (USA)
Dean Keith Simonton (USA)
Dmitry Ushakov (Russia)
Oshin Vartanian (USA)
Thomas Ward (USA)
Solange Wechsler (Brazil)
Franck Zenasni ( France)

Full Members

Sergio Agnoli (Italy)
Samira Bourgeois-Bougrine (France)
John Cabra (USA)
Xavier Caroff (France)
John Didier (Switzerland)
Boris Forthmann (Germany)
Andrea Gaggioli (Italy)
John Gero (USA)
Claude Houssemand (Luxembourg)
Evelyn Kroesbergen (Netherlands)
Alexander McKay (USA)
Kelsey Medieros (USA)
Kazuhisa Miwa (Japan)
Kumiyo Nakakoji (Japan)
Christian Schunn (USA)
Frederic Vallee-Tourangeau (UK)

Membership Policy

Two ways to become a member:

Invitation – recommendation by a board member
Self-nomination for membership with board approval based on CV

Membership Categories

Junior Member

PhD students, post-docs and young degree scientists
Required: PhD thesis on creativity and/or innovation and at least one publication on creativity or innovation

Associate Member

Valorization with at least five productions toward valorization of creativity or innovation research (journalistic papers, TV, business journals, newsletters, etc.)

Full Member

Well-recognized contribution in the field with at least five publications on creativity or innovation


Has made significant impact on the field, has priority access to ISSCI projects and events and can propose and lead ISSCI initiatives

Laboratory / Institute Group Membership

One or more faculty and association graduate students and post-docs

Membership Benefits

For All Members

Member of the ISSCI network, recognition on the ISSCI website

Participation in restricted access ISSCI conferences or publications (e.g., an editor book)

Discounts on conference registrations for events associated with ISSCI

Access to educational materials

Access to PhD and post-doc exchanges or fellowships within ISSCI network or funded/facilitated by ISSCI

Participation as a partner in research projects

Additional Benefits by Member Category

Can propose research projects, looking for partners in ISSCI (Full, Fellow, Laboratory)

Can organize an ISSCI conference event in coordination with the board (Fellow, Laboratory)

Can lead an ISSCI research or educational initiative (Fellow, Laboratory)