Think tank

Purdue Climate Change Research Center

PCCRC

West Lafayette, United States

The PCCRC is a crucible for interdisciplinary research on climate change and its ecological, social, economic, and political impacts. The PCCRC is built on a foundation of scientific excellence, interdisciplinary perspective, and the momentum generated by a new, multi-departmental faculty hiring plan. The PCCRC mission is to increase scientific and public understanding of the causes and impacts of climate change through fundamental research and effective education and outreach. Our overarching goals are to understand the causes and consequences of climate change, improve predictive models to project future climate conditions, and inform on-going state, national and international policy discussions on climate change, including mitigation and adaptation strategies.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.purdue.edu/discoverypark/climate/index.php

Address:
203 S. Martin Jischke Drive Gerald D. and Edna E. Mann Hall, Suite 105 West Lafayette, IN 47907

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Global
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2004
Age (years)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 18
United States average
 39
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Jeff Dukes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Jeff Dukes
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Jeff Dukes
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 4
United States average
 37
Global average
 89
2020
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 4
2017
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 13
% Female staff
2020
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 3%
United States average
 22%
Global average
 18%
% Female researchers
2020
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 75%
United States average
 17%
Global average
 11%

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 63
United States average
 149
Global average
 159

Social

Likes (2021)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 1,301
United States average
 84,390
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 1,195
Likes (2017)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 740
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 1,299
United States average
 45,295
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 1,092
Followers (2018)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 854
Subscribers (2021)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 89
United States average
 15,074
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 49
Subscribers (2017)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 7
Followers (2021)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 849
United States average
 17,912
Global average
 14,023
Followers (2019)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 486
Followers (2019)
Purdue Climate Change Research Center
 2,645
United States average
 8,365
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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