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

Abdolreza Abhari

Lisa Bair

Joko Lianto Buliali

Suren Byna

Francois E. Cellier

Jordan Quan-Ban Chou

Andrew Collins

Timothy Dennis

Saikou Diallo

Wayne Marcus Getz

John A. Hamilton

Xiaolin Hu

Ralph C. Huntsinger

Iwona Jasiuk

Kaj Juslin

Helen Karatza

Azam Khan

Tag-Gon Kim

Jon Larborn

Charles Macal

Michael McGinnis

Saurabh Mittal

David Murray-Smith

Mohammad S. Obaidat

Tuncer Oren

Mark Palie

Jose Luis Risco Martin

Jerzy Rozenblit

Janet Meiling Roveda

Bernard J. Schroer

John Sokolowski

Andreas Tolk

Hamid Vakilzadian

Gabriel Wainer

Eric Weisel

Levent Yilmaz

Lin Zhang

Yu Zhang

Yuri Merkuryev