Think tank

United States Studies Centre

USSC

Sydney, Australia

The United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney deepens Australia’s understanding of the United States through research, teaching and public engagement. Through rigorous analysis of American politics, foreign policy, economics, culture, and history, the Centre has become a national resource, building Australia’s awareness of the dynamics shaping American society — and critically — their implications for Australia.

Contact details

Website:
http://ussc.edu.au/

Address:
United States Studies Centre, Institute Building (H03), City Rd, University of Sydney NSW 2006, Australia,

Country:
Australia

Sub-region:
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Australia and the United States of America
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit , University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2006
Age (years)
United States Studies Centre
 16
Australia average
 32
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: University of Sydney, American Australian Association and Australian Government
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Simon Jackman
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Simon Jackman
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Simon Jackman
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
United States Studies Centre
 18
Australia average
 147
Global average
 89
2020
United States Studies Centre
 25
2016
United States Studies Centre
 23
% Female staff
2020
United States Studies Centre
 52%
Australia average
 41%
Global average
 18%
% Female researchers
2020
United States Studies Centre
 35%
Australia average
 36%
Global average
 11%

Organisational performance

Publications
2020
United States Studies Centre
 33
Australia average
 20
Global average
 34
2019
United States Studies Centre
 27
2015
United States Studies Centre
 138
Financials
2020
United States Studies Centre
 $5,897,298
Australia average
 $54,369,165
Global average
 $213,849,270
2015
United States Studies Centre
 $466,513

Social

Likes (2021)
United States Studies Centre
 5,321
Australia average
 29,228
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
United States Studies Centre
 5,133
Likes (2016)
United States Studies Centre
 4,447
Twitter
Followers (2022)
United States Studies Centre
 7,908
Australia average
 9,649
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
United States Studies Centre
 7,328
Followers (2017)
United States Studies Centre
 4,303
Subscribers (2022)
United States Studies Centre
 0
Australia average
 6,009
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
United States Studies Centre
 0
Subscribers (2016)
United States Studies Centre
 4,447
Subscribers (2016)
United States Studies Centre
Australia average
Global average
Followers (2019)
United States Studies Centre
 675
Australia average
 8,825
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Governmental Website, Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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