Support the work of RASP by applying to become a Member.
The purpose of appointment as a member of the Religion and Social Policy is to promote and foster the work of the network through:
- links between RASP and other appropriate institutions;
- collaboration in research, scholarship, publication, advocacy and policy development;
- exchange and sharing of knowledge, experience and expertise.
Members of RASP will also have the opportunity to engage together in religious and social policy dialogue under the network’s auspices. Those with a religious faith will also be given opportunities for participating in intentional conversations that are integrative of their faith and professional research and social policy practice.
Membership of RASP is accorded to collaborators who take part in the work of the network on a regular basis or during a period of at least three months based at, or otherwise working with the network. The status implies a significant contribution to the work of RASP. While membership is usually honorary, members are not precluded from receiving remuneration for undertaking specific assignments for the network.
The Management Group may appoint as Members of RASP persons who are able to contribute to its aims.
- Members are entitled to access facilities of RASP and, through the network, may be entitled to access the facilities of the University.
- Members must acknowledge RASP and the University in public activities and research publications supported by their association with the network.
Appointment as an Associate Member of RASP is accorded to collaborators who take part in the work of the network on a regular basis or during a period of at least twelve months working with the network. The status implies a significant contribution to the work of the network. While an Associate Member of RASP is an honorary role, Associate Members are not precluded from receiving remuneration for undertaking specific assignments for the network.
How to apply for Membership
If you would like to apply to become a member, please download and complete our application form, then, together with the statement detailing how you propose to contribute to the work of RASP, please attach to this application form a short curriculum vitae (up to 5 pages) detailing current and previous research and/or other professional contributions relevant to the work of the University of Divinity and the Religion and Social Policy network.
An updated application form will be available shortly.
Enquiries should be addressed to Reverend Dr Gordon Preece.