AIP is a 501(c)(3) membership corporation of physical science societies with an annual budget exceeding $70M and serving a combined membership of more than 100,000 scientists, engineers and students.

General control is exercised by a 15-member Board of Directors, 10 of whom are appointed by the Member Societies. The remaining members include two members at-large, the Board Chair, the Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer and the Executive Secretary. AIP's federation structure is unique among scientific organizations and has given physicists the ability to coordinate their goals and exert influence.

Organizational Information

Information for Board of Directors

Meeting minutes of the Governing Board 1931-1952