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
 39
Germany average
 38
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Jan Philipp Reemtsma
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Knöbl
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Knöbl
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 45
Germany average
 109
Global average
 85
2019
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 43
% Female staff
2021
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 33%
Germany average
 50%
Global average
 48%
2019
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 44%
% Female researchers
2021
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 33%
Germany average
 23%
Global average
 16%
2019
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 44%

Social

Likes (2021)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 129,700
Germany average
 18,754
Global average
 30,836
Likes (2019)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 1,185
Followers (2022)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 3,793
Germany average
 10,723
Global average
 19,187
Followers (2021)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 3,307
Followers (2019)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
 2,593
Subscribers (2019)
Hamburger Institut für Sozialforschung
Germany average
Global average

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
Notes: It runs an online library with extensive collections and a Publishing House.
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