Think tank

Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies

RSCAS

San Domenico di Fiesole, Italy

The Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies - which takes its nname from Robert Schuman, one of the fouding fathers of the European Communities - is an inter-disciplinary research centre at the heart of the European University Institute (EUI). It was established in 1992 to complement the four EUI disciplinary departments (Economics, History and Civilization, Law, Political and Social Sciences) with the vocation of being involved in both basic and policy research, collaborating with other centres of excellence in Europe, providing opportunities for young scholars and promoting dialogue with the world of practice. The goal of the Centre is to maintain an environment and support structure that fosters intellectual curiosity and excellent research.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.eui.eu/DepartmentsAndCentres/RobertSchumanCentre/About-Us

Address:
Via dei Roccettini 9, I-50014 San Domenico di Fiesole (FI) - Italy

Country:
Italy

Sub-region:
Southern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Italy, EU
Operating languages
English , Italian

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Year founded
1993
Age (years)
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
 28
Italy average
 31
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Brigid Laffan
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2018): Brigid Laffan
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2017): Brigid Laffan
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2019
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
 150
Italy average
 49
Global average
 120

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
 443
Italy average
 279
Global average
 6,666

Social

Likes (2019)
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
 5,500
Italy average
 13,615
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
 7,000
Italy average
 9,294
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
 690
Italy average
 2,740
Global average
 5,924
Followers (2019)
Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies
 1,016
Italy average
 8,951
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 28/01/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think Tank Directory Europe
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