The association was founded in 1991.
PASE has 102 members in 2011.
It welcomes assistants, part-time teachers and doctoral students.
A new executive was elected in April 2012:
The association holds annual conferences.
The association publishes a series called PASE Monographs and issues conference volumes (proceedings)
The PASE has been financially supported by the British Council
which is gratefully acknowledged by the association.