Think tank

Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung

ISF München

Munich, Germany

The Institute for Social Science Research (ISF) Munich is an independent research institution founded by Burkart Lutz in 1965 in the legal form of a registered association. It is a non-profit institution. It mainly conducts research in the field of work and industrial sociology and carries out empirical studies in companies, in particular with the means of qualitative social research (intensive interviews, case studies), which it combines with theoretical reflection on the development of work and society. Clients include ministries and foundations, the European Union, but also companies and unions.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.isf-muenchen.de/

Address:
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung e.V. Jakob-Klar-Str. 9 80796 München

Country:
Germany

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Germany
Operating languages
German

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1965
Age (years)
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung
56 
Germany average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Burkart Lutz
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2016): Prof. Dr. Fritz Böhle
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung
 37
Germany average
 76
Global average
 120
% Female staff
2019
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung
51% 
Germany average
47% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung
43% 
Germany average
41% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung
 79
Germany average
 147
Global average
 6,666
2016
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung
 69
2015
Institut für Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschung
 89

Data notes

Last updated: 20/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: German Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
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