James Bowles

The role of geospatial data in third sector service provision: developing a framework for research and practice

Supervisors:  Professor John Mohan and Dr Peter Lee


  • BA (Hons) Geography, Royal Holloway, University of London
  • MA Social Research (Local Government and Public Policy), University of Birmingham

Research interests

  • Third sector organisations in the UK
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and geospatial data
  • Data use by third sector organisations
  • Mixed methods research
  • Third sector knowledge of community and place

Professional Memberships

  • Member of the Voluntary Sector Studies Network (VSSN)
  • Postgraduate Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society with IBG


Email: j.bowles.1@pgr.bham.ac.uk
Twitter: @j_bowles