The Senior Member is recognition and is conferred only upon application by a Regular Member and upon review and approval of the candidate’s qualifications by an evaluation committee appointed by the VP – Membership. If you have been an SCS member for more than five years and have contributed to SCS activities, a Senior Member Grade is no additional cost but is a necessary requirement for elevation to Fellow. A Senior Member is not merely recognition of your having been a member of the Society for some time; it signifies a level of activity in the society and the industry as recognized by your peers.

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

Cellier, Francois E.

Chou, Jordan Quan-Ban

Getz, Wayne Marcus

Hamilton, John A.

Huntsinger, Ralph C.

Ingalls, V. Wayne

Jasiuk, Iwona

Karatza, Helen

Kim, Tag-Gon

Larborn, Jon

Murray-Smith, David

Obaidat, Mohammad S.

Oren, Tuncer

Palie, Mark

Roveda, Janet Meiling

Schroer, Bernard J.

Tolk, Andreas

Weisel, Eric

Zhang, Lin