Join the Materials and Society Committee

Members of the TMS Materials and Society Committee recommend and organize activities in the areas of resource sustainability, specifically focusing on materials resource recovery and recycling; energy and the environment; and sustainable materials design and processing. The committee coordinates activities to make materials and society elements more pervasive in TMS. 


Why Should You Join the Materials and Society Committee?

The benefits to your career include the opportunity to:

  • Raise the profile of the materials field
  • Develop leadership, management, and communication skills
  • Network with others concerned with materials and society issues

Time Commitment

Varies. Committee members attend meetings twice a year at the TMS Annual Meeting and at MS&T. A number of additional volunteer opportunities are also available within the committee. 

How to Get Started

To learn how to get involved in TMS Materials and Society activities, please contact the TMS Volunteerism Staff