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
69 
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Ralph D. Mershon
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Christopher Gelphi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Christopher Gelphi
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Christopher F. Gelpi
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2019
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 75
United States average
 71
Global average
 120
2017
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 82
% Female staff
2019
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
40% 
United States average
46% 
Global average
42% 
% Female researchers
2019
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
33% 
United States average
27% 
Global average
34% 

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 373
United States average
 145
Global average
 156

Social

Likes (2019)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 660
United States average
 72,519
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 562
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 1,484
United States average
 35,047
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 1,451
Followers (2017)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 1,295
Subscribers (2019)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 111
United States average
 12,119
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
Mershon Center for International Security Studies
 30

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
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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