European Research Network on Philanthropy


In March 2010 an ERNOP board has been installed to develop and promote the endeavors of ERNOP. President of the board is Professor Theo Schuyt. He is the director of Philanthropic Studies at VU University Amsterdam since 2001, director of the Giving the Netherlands (GIN) research project, member of the Certification Board of the European Fundraising Association (EFA) and member of the Faculty of Masters in International Studies in Philanthropy, University Bologna.

Members of the ERNOP board 2014-2018

  • President: – VU University Amsterdam – Netherlands
  • Secretary: – Heidelberg University- Germany
  • Treasurer: – University of Basel – Switzerland
  • Research Chair: – VU University Amsterdam – Netherlands
  • Communications Chair: – University of A Coruna – Spain
  • Advocacy Chair: – ESSEC Business School – France
  • Institutional relations: – Third Sector Research Centre – United Kingdom
The ERNOP board is assisted by Executive Director .