Think tank

Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung

Hamburg Institute for Social Research ‒ HIS

Hamburg, Germany

The hallmarks of the Institute are its broad theoretical openness to a variety of themes in research and a distinctive range of services for the interested public. This includes the Library, which is open to the public, and the Archives, which house holdings that are unique in Germany, including a special collection on “Protest”.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.his-online.de/

Address:
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung Mittelweg 36 20148 Hamburg

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany, Europe
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1984
Age (years)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 37
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Jan Philipp Reemtsma
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Wolfgang Knöbl
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2016): Prof. Dr. phil. Jan Philipp Reemtsma
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 43
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
44% 
Germany average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
44% 
Germany average
41% 
Global average
34% 

Social

Likes (2019)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 1,185
Germany average
 17,483
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 2,593
Germany average
 7,866
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
Germany average
Global average

Data notes

Last updated: 30/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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