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This economical membership level provides online access to the four journals sponsored by AHRD, + the monthly AHRD Digest.


Founded in 1993, the Academy of Human Resource Development is a global organization made up of, governed by, and created for the Human Resource Development (HRD) scholarly community of academics and reflective practitioners. Join today as we lead human resource development through research!


AHRD sponsors four refereed research Journals: Advances in Developing Human Resources, Human Resource Development International, Human Resource Development Quarterly and Human Resource Development Review. Learn more about the journals.


In addition to a world-class International Conference in the Americas each year, our community connects through Special Interests Groups (SIGs), the Program Excellence Network (PEN), Faculty Mentoring Partner Project, our awards program, and members-only resources. Discover the many benefits our being a part of our thriving community at Member Central.

2018 Conference!

February 14–17, 2018 | Richmond, Virginia USA

2018 Conference Quicklinks

❯❯ Conference Central
❯❯ 2018 Sponsor & Exhibitor Registration (Now open!)
❯❯ Call for Submissions Update
❯❯ Call for Pre-Conference
❯❯ Award Nominations (Due November 1)
❯❯ Location & Lodging
❯❯ Student Volunteers
❯❯ Visa Form
❯❯ Conference Committee

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