Think tank

Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen

Institute for Human Sciences ‒ IWM

Vienna, Austria

The Institute for Human Sciences (IWM) is an independent institute for advanced study in the humanities and social sciences. Since its foundation in 1982, it has promoted intellectual exchange between East and West, between academia and society, and between a variety of disciplines and schools of thought. In this way, the IWM has become a vibrant center of intellectual life in Vienna.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.iwm.at

Address:
Spittelauer Lände 3 A-1090 Wien Austria

Country:
Austria

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Eastern Europe
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1982
Age (years)
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 40
Austria average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Shalini Randeria
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Heinz Fischer
Leader gender: Male
% Female staff
2021
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 43%
Austria average
 51%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 43%
Austria average
 24%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 14
Austria average
 30
Global average
 34
2019
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 7

Social

Likes (2022)
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 5,108
Austria average
 11,103
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 4,717
Likes (2019)
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 3,951
Subscribers (2022)
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 10,400
Austria average
 2,224
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 7,840
Subscribers (2019)
Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen
 52,600

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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