Think tank

Institute for Immigration Research

IIR

Fairfax, VA , United States

The Institute for Immigration Research (IIR) is a multidisciplinary research institute at George Mason University. The IIR’s mission is to inform and refocus the immigration conversation among academics, policymakers, and the public — including the business community and the media — by producing and disseminating valid, reliable, and objective multidisciplinary academic research related to immigrants and immigration to the United States.

Contact details

Website:
https://iir.gmu.edu/

Address:
George Mason University. 4400 University Drive, 1D7. Fairfax, VA 22030

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
United States
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2012
Age (years)
Institute for Immigration Research
 9
United States average
 38
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Ms. Portnoy
Founder gender: All female
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): James Witte
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): James Witte
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): James Witte
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Institute for Immigration Research
 27
United States average
 37
Global average
 75
2019
Institute for Immigration Research
 15
% Female staff
2021
Institute for Immigration Research
 1%
United States average
 1%
Global average
 0%
2019
Institute for Immigration Research
 47%
% Female researchers
2019
Institute for Immigration Research
 33%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2021)
Institute for Immigration Research
 684
United States average
 86,712
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
Institute for Immigration Research
 599
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Institute for Immigration Research
 984
United States average
 46,907
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
Institute for Immigration Research
 838

Data notes

Last updated: 30/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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