Think tank

Austrian Polar Research Institute

APRI

Vienna, Austria

The Austrian Polar Research Institute is a research consortium that promotes and coordinates research and education in the area of polar sciences at its participating organisations. APRI currently comprises researchers from the University of Vienna, the University of Innsbruck, the University of Graz, the Central Institute of Meteorology and Geodynamics, and b.geos.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.polarresearch.at/about/

Address:
c/o Universität Wien Room B0410 Universitätsstraße 7 1010 Vienna, Austria

Country:
Austria

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Polar Region
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2012
Age (years)
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 9
Austria average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Universities of Vienna, Innsbruck and Graz, as well as by the Central Institute of Meteorology and Geodynamics.
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Peter Schweitzer
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 6
Austria average
 36
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Austrian Polar Research Institute
33% 
Austria average
47% 
Global average
42% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 117
Austria average
 8,608
Global average
 24,405

Data notes

Last updated: 24/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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