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

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2012
Age (years)
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 9
Austria average
 34
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Universities of Vienna, Innsbruck and Graz, as well as by the Central Institute of Meteorology and Geodynamics.
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schoner
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Peter Schweitzer
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 50
Austria average
 66
Global average
 75
2019
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 6
% Female staff
2019
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 33%
Austria average
 46%
Global average
 43%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 2
Austria average
 30
Global average
 33
2019
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 11

Social

Likes (2021)
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 179
Austria average
 12,863
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Austrian Polar Research Institute
 117

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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