American Philosophical Association
The American Philosophical Association "promotes the discipline and profession of philosophy, both within the academy and in the public arena. The APA supports the professional development of philosophers at all levels and works to foster greater understanding and appreciation of the value of philosophical inquiry."
Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy
The Society for Phenomenology and Existential Philosophy (SPEP), is "a professional organization devoted to supporting philosophy inspired by continental European traditions." It "encourage[s] work not only in the philosophical traditions of phenomenology and existentialism, but also in all those areas commonly associated with ‘continental philosophy,’ such as animal studies, critical theory, cultural studies, deconstruction, environmental philosophy, feminism, German idealism, hermeneutics, philosophy of the Americas, post-colonialism, post-structuralism, psychoanalysis, philosophy of race and queer theory."