Dr Emma Taylor-Collins

Job title Senior Research Officer
Organisation Wales Centre for Public Policy
Contact email emma.taylor-collins@wcpp.org.uk
Phone number 02920870738

Emma is Senior Research Officer at the Wales Centre for Public Policy, leading social justice projects.

Prior to this, Emma was Research Associate at the University of Birmingham, seconded to Step Up To Serve, the charity running the #iwill campaign. Emma’s background is in the charity sector, having worked for WE and English PEN, as well as for think tank Credos. She has a first class BA (Hons) in History from the University of Warwick.

Emma recently completed a PhD part-time at the University of Birmingham’s Third Sector Research Centre on working-class girls’ participation in social action.

Emma’s major research interests are in social justice and the third sector.

Emma’s blogs for WCPP:

Volunteering and wellbeing in the pandemic: Learning from practice

Building on strong foundations: the volunteer response to the pandemic in Wales

Recovering from the Coronavirus pandemic: maintaining a legacy of volunteering

Increasing the reach of the What Works network