Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School

IOP
Cambridge, MA, United States

The Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School (IOP) was established in 1966 as a memorial to President Kennedy. The IOP’s mission is to unite and engage students, particularly undergraduates, with academics, politicians, activists, and policymakers on a non-partisan basis to inspire them to consider careers in politics and public service. The Institute strives to promote greater understanding and cooperation between the academic world and the world of politics and public affairs.

Contact details

Website:
https://iop.harvard.edu/

Address:
The Institute of Politics, Harvard University, 79 John F. Kennedy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
N/A
Year founded
1966
Age (years)
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
58 
United States average
 41
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Setti Warren
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Nanda Chitre
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2023
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 16
United States average
 51
Global average
 66
2021
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 12
% Female staff
2023
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 68%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 50%
2021
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 58%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 38
United States average
 60
Global average
 65

Social

Likes (2023)
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 26,000
United States average
 67,586
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 26,290
Likes (2021)
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 26,352
Twitter
Followers (2024)
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 55,100
United States average
 38,524
Global average
 18,119
Followers (2022)
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 53,678
Followers (2021)
Institute of Politics, Harvard Kennedy School
 51,040

Data notes

Last updated: 19/05/2023
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