VSSN is a network with members around the UK and internationally from academia and the voluntary sector itself. Find out more about the benefits of membership.

Discussion list: Hosted by JISCmail, the VSSN email discussion list is wide-ranging and lively, and includes notices of events, debate on current concerns in our discipline, and research in progress in the field.

New researchers' network: The new researchers' network is for those working, studying or researching in the third or voluntary sector. The network is aimed at any researcher who is new to the sector, which could include PhD students, early career researchers or experienced researchers who have changed sector.

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Nick Acheson

Visiting Research Fellow, Trinity College University of Dublin
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Lesley Alborough

Pears Research Fellow, University of Kent
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Adrian Ashton

Independent Advisor & Trainer
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Ellen Bennett

Sheffield Hallam University
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Victoria Boulton

Lecturer, University of Northampton
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Beth Breeze

Director, University of Kent
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Dr Helen Britton

Researcher, The Open University
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Kevin Broughton

Research Fellow, Coventry University
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Liz Charalambous

Nurse/Phd Researcher, University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals
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Marion Cole

Management Consultant
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Jane Cullingworth

PhD Student, University of Glasgow
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Christopher Damm

Postgraduate researcher, Sheffield Hallam University
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PhD Student
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Chris Dayson

Research Fellow, Sheffield Hallam University
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Stephanie Denning

PhD student, University of Bristol
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Angela Eikenberry

Professor, University of Nebraska at Omaha
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Atsushi Fujii

Professor, Rikkyo University
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Peter Halfpenny

University of Manchester
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Margaret Harris

Emeritus Professor, Aston University, Birmingham
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PhD Student, The Open University