Think tank

Center for Comparative Immigration Studies

Center for Comparative Immigration Studies

San Diego, CA, United States

The Center for Comparative Immigration Studies (CCIS) was established in March 1999 under the leadership of Dr. Wayne Cornelius. Today, CCIS has become an independent research unit at UCSD and has further continued to grow its outreach and research dissemination capabilities, academic programs and research portfolio. Led by Co-Directors Dr. David FitzGerald and Dr. Claire Adida, CCIS has become a recognized institutional home for high quality academic scholarship and policy-oriented research on all aspects related to international migration. CCIS is the only academic center in the United States specializing in international migration from a broad geographical as well as interdisciplinary perspective, devoting substantial attention To migrant-sending and receiving countries in North America, Europe, Africa, and the Asia-Pacific region.

Contact details

Website:
https://ccis.ucsd.edu

Address:
Center for Comparative Immigration Studies, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0548, La Jolla, CA 92093-0548

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Dr. Wayne Cornelius|Claire Adida|David FitzGerald
Leader gender: Both male and female (more than one person)
Staff size
2019
Center for Comparative Immigration Studies
 5
United States average
 71
Global average
 120

Social

Likes (2019)
Center for Comparative Immigration Studies
 298
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Center for Comparative Immigration Studies
 2,331
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113

Data notes

Last updated: 30/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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