The Society for Modeling and Simulation, International (SCS) is the world’s premier professional society devoted to modeling and simulation (M&S) as a profession, a discipline, and solution provider for more than 60 years. Our members include individuals from industry, government, and academia whose interests span all aspects of M&S. We are an international society of over 1600 M&S professionals. We are currently broadening our network by reaching out to corporate members as well as looking for ways to serve individual, academic, and corporate needs even better.

In order to be considered for this grade, the following professional requirements have to be fulfilled:

1. Five years continuous membership at the professional level in SCS and in good standing

2. Ten years of professional experience in the field of M&S

  • Bachelor is worth 2 years

  • Masters is worth 3 years

  • PhD or Doctorate is worth 5 years

3. Candidates shall have shown significant performance over a period of at least five of those years that sets the member apart from peers (journal contributions, conference contributions, outstanding accomplishments)

4. Three endorsements from colleagues (not necessarily SCS members) in the field

If you meet these qualifications, please contact the SCS office for Application at

SCS Current Senior Members

Bair, Lisa

Buliali, Joko Lianto

Byna, Suren

Getz, Wayne Marcus

Ingalls, V. Wayne

Jasiuk, Iwona

Karatza, Helen

Larborn, Jon

Murray-Smith, David

Palie, Mark

Roveda, Janet Meiling

Schroer, Bernard J.

Weisel, Eric

Zhang, Lin

Macal, Charles