The partnership involves 5 Higher education institutions in Ireland, Italy, Spain, Poland.

PI - Stefania Palmisano PhD, Associate Professor in the Sociology of Religion at the University of Turin ,co-ordinator of the research centre CRAFT (Contemporary Religion and Faiths in Transition) based in the Department of Culture, Politics and Society at Turin University.

PI - Daniel Burgos, full Professor of Technologies for Education & Communication and Vice-rector for International Research, at Universidad Internacional de La Rioja (UNIR). He holds a UNESCO Chair on eLearning and the ICDE Chair in Open Educational Resources.

PI - Lorenzo Mariano PhD in Anthropology. He is currently Coordinator of Relations with Latin America of the International Commission of Anthropology of Food and Nutrition (ICAF) and Academic Secretary of the Department of Nursing.

PI - Fiona Timmins, Associate Professor in Nursing at University College Dublin. Chair and founder, Spirituality in Healthcare Organizing Committee (SIGO) Steering Group and manager of first (and annual) International Conference in Spirituality in Healthcare in Trinity College Dublin.

PI - Marcin Jewdokimow , Associate Professor in the Faculty of Humanities and Head of the Department of 20th and 21st Century Culture in the Institute of Classical and Cultural Studies at Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw,

Associated and Supporting Partners

FCTC involves a network of associated and supporting partners:

  • Faith in Older People, Scottish organisation whose main Mission is "enabling a better understanding of the importance of the spiritual dimension to the well-being of older people"

  • Universidade Católica Portuguesa | Lisboa (Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Health and Institute of Health Sciences)