The European Association for the Advancement of the Social Sciences is a non-profit research organisation registered in Vienna. The Association aims to improve society through the dissemination of high-quality interdisciplinary research. Currently, it does so mainly by publishing the journal Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research – together with Routledge – Taylor & Francis and the nexus institute.
The Association was created in 1989 as an independent research institute specialized in strategic policy analysis with a focus on Europe. Since 2017 it has taken over the research activities of the former Interdisciplinary Research Centre ICCR. Since 2019 it has focused its activities on the publication of the journal Innovation: The European Journal of Social Science Research.
The Association and its members act by the values of:
In 2020 the Association’s board has been revived and several new members have joined.
Prof. Dr. Saša Božić
Dr. Angela Jain
Dr. Steven Ney
Prof. Dr. Hans-Liudger Dienel
nexus Institut, Willdenowstraße 38,
The European Association for the Advancement of the Social Sciences
is registered in the “Vereinsregister Wien” as ZVR 601704254.