Global Perspectives on Philanthropy and Public Good Series

Published by the University of Bristol’s Policy Press, our new book series brings together contemporary research, thinking and knowledge on philanthropy and its relationship to public good. Taking an international and interdisciplinary focus, the Series emphasises engaged scholarship and thinking.

Please click here to access the Series’ Rationale and Guidance document. 

The Full Proposal Form in MS Word format is available here. 

If you are interested in contributing to the Series or would like to propose a volume, please contact the editors by emailing

Lead Editors

  • Professor Tobias JungDr Shona Russell and Dr Alina Baluch, Centre for the Study of Philanthropy & Public Good, University of St Andrews, Scotland

Editorial Advisory Committee

  • Jim Clifford OBE, Bates Wells Braithwaite London LLP, UK
  • Professor Hugh Cunningham, School of History, University of Kent, UK
  • Professor Angela Eikenberry, School of Public Administration, University of Nebraska at Omaha, USA
  • Professor Alan Fowler, Wits Business School, South Africa
  • Professor Jenny Harrow, Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy, Cass Business School, UK
  • Jenny Hodgson, Global Fund for Community Foundations, South Africa
  • Professor Chulhee Kang, School of Social Welfare, Yonsei University, South Korea
  • Dr Michael Dennis Layton, Independent Researcher, USA
  • Professor Diana Leat, Cass Business School, City University London, UK
  • Professor Myles McGregor-Lowndes, The Australian Centre of Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies (ACPNS), QUT Business School, Australia
  • Dr Shauna Mottiar, Centre for Civil Society, University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Dr Naoko Okuyama, Graduate School of Economics, Osaka University, Japan
  • Professor Susan D Phillips, School of Public Policy and Administration, Carleton University, Canada
  • Professor Marta Rey-Garcia, School of Business and Economics, University of A Coruña, Spain
  • Professor Hillel Schmid, The Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
  • Professor Amy Singer, Department of Middle East & African History, Tel Aviv University, Israel
  • Professor Steven Rathgeb Smith, American Political Science Association (APSA) and International Society for Third Sector Research (ISTR)
  • Dr Yunus Sola, Academy of Philanthropy and World Congress of Muslim Philanthropists
  • Dr Rupert Graf Strachwitz, Maecenata Institute, Germany
  • Andrés A. Thompson, Centro de Estudios de Estado y Sociedad (CEDES), Argentina
  • Professor Anthony Tomei CBE, Association of Charitable Foundations, UK
  • Dr Stefan Toepler, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University, USA
  • Professor Georg von Schnurbein, Center for Philanthropy Studies, University of Basel, Switzerland
  • Professor Pamala Wiepking, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands,
  • Professor Naoto Yamauchi, Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University, Japan