Think tank

Mershon Center for International Security Studies

Columbus, OH, United States

The Mershon Center for International Security Studies is an academic think tank that's part of Ohio State University, which is located in Columbus, Ohio (USA). Its specific mission is to advance the understanding of national security within a global context, primarily by researching the roles of force and diplomacy, decision-making processes, and conflict management organizations.

Contact details

Website:
http://mershoncenter.osu.edu/

Address:
The Ohio State University 1501 Neil Ave. Columbus, OH 43201

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1952
Age (years)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 70
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Ralph D. Mershon
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Christopher Gelpi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Christopher Gelpi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Christopher Gelpi
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 66
United States average
 38
Global average
 86
2019
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 75
2017
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 82
% Female staff
2021
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 44%
United States average
 51%
Global average
 48%
2019
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 40%
% Female researchers
2019
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 33%
United States average
 27%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 373
United States average
 151
Global average
 158

Social

Likes (2022)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 682
United States average
 89,081
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 675
Likes (2019)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 660
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 1,606
United States average
 49,080
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 1,534
Followers (2019)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 1,484
Subscribers (2022)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 433
United States average
 16,605
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 252
Subscribers (2019)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 111

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: ETH CSS Organizations and Resources Page Partners, Organisation´s website
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