A: Members receive periodic email updates with information on research and student opportunities, relevant conferences, events, books, and journals, and also receive registration discounts at SMPC conferences.
A: $40 for a two-year membership.
A: Meetings are held every 2 years (the next meeting will be held August 1-5, 2015, and hosted at Vanderbilt University in Nashville). Meeting information is posted at the conference website.
A: Researchers, students, or others interested in the study of music cognition.
A: Positions on the board are filled every two years, as member terms expire. Nominees must be SMPC members in good standing (self-nominations are accepted). Voting is handled by the SMPC secretary using an anonymous, web-based system.