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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Hans Schlappa

Senior Lecturer, University of Hertfordshire
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Duncan Scott

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Tony Sneller

University of Brighton
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Research Associate, Cardiff University
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Alexandra Sporidou

Business Manager, Centrerpoint
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Ruth Squire

PhD Student, Sheffield Hallam University
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PhD Candidate, University of the West of Scotland
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Shelley Talbot

University of Portsmouth
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Marilyn Taylor

Visiting Research Fellow, Institute for Voluntary Action Research
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Vita Terry

Research Fellow, Open University
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Debbie Thornton

Volunteer Coordinator, University of Bath Students' Union
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Tom Traynor

Head of Research, Directory of Social Change
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Associate Professor, University of Leicester
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Joanne Vincett

PhD Researcher, The Open University
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PhD Student, University College Dublin
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Sally Vivyan

PhD researcher, Open University
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Chris Wade

Director of Engagement, Motor Neurone Disease Association
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Richard Wall

Phd researcher, Centre for Mountain Studies, Perth UHI.
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Caroline Walsh

Centre for Philanthropy at the University of Kent
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Jenny Watson

Head of Development, 3VA