Think tank

The Constitution Unit

London, United Kingdom

The Constitution Unit conducts timely, rigorous, independent research into constitutional change and the reform of political institutions. Their research has significant real-world impact, informing policy-makers engaged in such changes – both in the United Kingdom and around the world.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.ucl.ac.uk/constitution-unit/

Address:
The Constitution Unit, Department of Political Science, University College London, 29-31 Tavistock Square London WC1H 9QU

Country:
United Kingdom

Sub-region:
Northern Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
UK,Europe
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1995
Age (years)
The Constitution Unit
 26
United Kingdom average
 33
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Professor Robert Hazell
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Meg Russell (Professor)
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2020): Meg Russell (Professor)
Leader gender: Female
Leader(s) (2019): Meg Russell
Leader gender: Female
Staff size
2021
The Constitution Unit
 13
United Kingdom average
 34
Global average
 75
2020
The Constitution Unit
 11
2019
The Constitution Unit
 13
% Female staff
2021
The Constitution Unit
 0%
United Kingdom average
 0%
Global average
 0%
2020
The Constitution Unit
 36%
2019
The Constitution Unit
 53%
% Female researchers
2021
The Constitution Unit
 31%
United Kingdom average
 23%
Global average
 15%
2020
The Constitution Unit
 36%
2019
The Constitution Unit
 62%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
The Constitution Unit
 6
United Kingdom average
 37
Global average
 33
2019
The Constitution Unit
 10
2015
The Constitution Unit
 17

Social

Likes (2021)
The Constitution Unit
 961
United Kingdom average
 43,302
Global average
 31,343
Likes (2019)
The Constitution Unit
 927
Likes (2016)
The Constitution Unit
 717
Twitter
Followers (2021)
The Constitution Unit
 17,075
United Kingdom average
 34,856
Global average
 18,358
Followers (2019)
The Constitution Unit
 14,500
Followers (2017)
The Constitution Unit
 6,989
Subscribers (2021)
The Constitution Unit
 230
United Kingdom average
 11,623
Global average
 5,251
Subscribers (2019)
The Constitution Unit
 47
Subscribers (2019)
The Constitution Unit
United Kingdom average
Global average
Subscribers (2016)
The Constitution Unit
LinkedIn
Followers (2019)
The Constitution Unit
 124
United Kingdom average
 5,604
Global average
 6,628

Data notes

Last updated: 17/05/2021
Data sources consulted: Information supplied by organisation, Organisation´s website
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