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
 10
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
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
% Female staff
2021
Institute for Immigration Research
 59%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%
2019
Institute for Immigration Research
 47%
% Female researchers
2019
Institute for Immigration Research
 33%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Social

Likes (2022)
Institute for Immigration Research
 643
United States average
 89,081
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Institute for Immigration Research
 684
Likes (2019)
Institute for Immigration Research
 599
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Institute for Immigration Research
 1,080
United States average
 49,080
Global average
 19,207
Followers (2021)
Institute for Immigration Research
 984
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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