Think tank

Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung

Institute for Applied Family, Childhood and Youth Research ‒ IFK

Oberkrämer, Germany

The Institute for Applied Research on Family, Childhood and Adolescence at the University of Potsdam (IFK) is an independent research facility that brings together competences from different scientific disciplines. Dedicated scientists develop concepts and measures to promote family and child friendliness as well as quality assurance in the areas of school, day care for children, youth welfare and crime prevention. Experienced practitioners advise on issues of education and development, partnership and parenthood, and family life in the event of separation and divorce.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.ifk-vehlefanz.de/

Address:
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung an der Universität Potsdam IFK Vehlefanz Burgwall 15 16727 Oberkrämer

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Year founded
1990
Age (years)
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung
 31
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Dr. Dietmar Sturzbecher
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Prof. Dr. Dietmar Sturzbecher
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Dr. Dietmar Sturzbecher
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Dr. Dietmar Sturzbecher
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung
 6
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung
70% 
Germany average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung
41% 
Germany average
41% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung
 7
Germany average
 147
Global average
 6,666
2016
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung
 6
2015
Institut für angewandte Familien-, Kindheits- und Jugendforschung
 20

Data notes

Last updated: 16/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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