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.

The new researcher network also has its own dedicated JISCmail list, which can be signed up to here.

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Amy Sanders

PhD Researcher, Cardiff University
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Christala Sophocleous

Research Associate, Cardiff University
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Josie Soutar

PHD Student, Sheffield Hallam University
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Shelley Talbot

Leonard Cheshire
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Marilyn Taylor

Visiting Research Fellow, Institute for Voluntary Action Research
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Katharine Venter

Associate Professor in Sociology, University of Leicester
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Joanne Vincett

Degree Apprenticeship Facilitator, Liverpool John Moores University
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Sally Vivyan

PhD researcher, Open University
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Meg Wright

Doctoral Research Student (DBA), Edinburgh Napier University