Network Members

Network leaders

Dr Andrew Rogers, Principal Investigator, Practical Theology, University of Roehampton
Dr Richard Gale, Co-Investigator, Planning and Geography, Cardiff University

Network administrators

We are grateful to our network administrators, Misha Samuel, Theresina Chidzero, Johnson Amamnsunu, Lam Khawm and Dr Martine Thompson, for all their work over the lifetime of the network.

Steering Group

Prof Chris Baker, Practical Theology, University of Chester / William Temple Foundation
Prof Adam Dinham, Faith and Public Policy, Goldsmiths, University of London
Prof John Eade, Sociology and Anthropology, University of Roehampton
Mustafa Field MBE, Director, Faiths Forum for London
Prof Sophie Gilliat-Ray, Director of Islam UK Centre, Cardiff University
Dr R David Muir, Co-chair of National Church Leaders’ Forum / Ministerial Theology, University of Roehampton
Dr Huw Thomas, Planning and Geography, Cardiff University


Tunji Adebayo, TA Planning Ltd
Yemi Adedeji, One People Commission
Babatunde Adedibu, Redeemed Christian Church of God / Honorary Research Fellow, University of Roehampton
Dr Afe Adogame, African diaspora religion, University of Edinburgh
Neelam Aggarwal, Northampton Interfaith Forum
Bishop Dr Joe Aldred, Pentecostal and Multicultural Relations, Churches Together in England / Honorary Research Fellow, University of Roehampton
Ambrose Amoma, Community Engagement, Southwark Council
Mary Anderson, Partner, CAG Consultants
Pastor Felix Asare, Senior Pastor of Victory Outreach Church, The Hague, The Netherlands
Simon Bevan, Director of Planning, Southwark Council, London
Stephen Biddulph, Policy Advisor, Department of Communities and Local Government
Richard Blyth, Head of Policy, Practice and Research, Royal Town Planning Institute
Dr Richard Burgess, Lecturer in Ministerial Theology, University of Roehampton
Clare Canning, Doctoral student, University of Leicester
Nairita Chakraborty, Principal Conservation Officer, London Borough of Haringey
Dominic Curran,  Associate for Anthony Collins Solicitors LLP, Birmingham
The Ven Alastair Cutting, Diocese of Southwark
Dr Bianca Duemling, Migrant Church researcher, Berlin, Germany
Dr Claire Dwyer, Cultural Geography, University College London
Mustafa Field MBE, Director of Faiths Forum for London
Caroline Ford, Doctoral student, University College London
Prof Dave Gilbert, Urban and Historical Geography, Royal Holloway, London
Prof Clara Greed, Emeritus Professor of Urban Planning, University of the West of England
Synthia Griffin, Curator, Regeneration and Community Partnerships, Tate Modern
Dr Neil Harris, Senior Lecturer in Statutory Planning, Cardiff University
Dr Julia Ipgrave, Senior Research Fellow, Warwick Religions and Education Research Unit, University of Warwick
Rt Rev Michael Ipgrave, Bishop of Woolwich
Jenny Kartupelis MBE, Fellow of Faiths and Civil Society Unit, Goldsmith’s
Dr Anne Kubai, Interreligious Studies, Uppsala University, Sweden
Rev Mark Lees, East Northants Faith Group
Dr Avril Maddrell, University of the West of England
Dr John Maiden, Lecturer in Religious Studies, The Open University
Tim Maiden, CAG Consultants
Dr Marcel Maussen, Social and Behaviourial Sciences, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dr Katie McClymont, Planning and Architecture, University of the West of England
Dr Linda Monckton, Historic Environment Intelligence Analyst for Social Impacts, English Heritage
Andrea Mulkeen, Church Commissioners, Church of England
Owen Neal, Planning policy officer, Department of Communities and Local Government
Rev Dr Roger Paul, National Ecumenical Officer for England, Council for Christian Unity
Joanna Patrick, Planning for Housing Policy Advisor / Economic and Social Policy, Department for Communities and Local Government
Katherine Pollard, Royal Town Planning Institute
John Richardson, Ecumenical Officer, Churches Together in South London
Rev Andrew Rumsey, Team Rector, Oxted, Diocese of Southwark
Shahed Saleem, Director of Makespace Architects
Rev Dr Rens Schalkwijk, Churches for Churches Foundation, Netherlands
Dr Lia Shimada, Visiting Research Fellow, Susannah Wesley Foundation, University of Roehampton
Philip Smith, Director, Land Use Consultants
Dr Huw Thomas, Planning and Geography, Cardiff University
Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP,  Member of Parliament for East Ham & Shadow Minister for Employment & Labour Party Faith Envoy
Danny Webster, Advocacy programme manager, Evangelical Alliance
Dr Robert Wickham, Howard Sharp & Partners LLP, London
Dr Theodore Zamenopoulos, Design, Open University