Established in 1996, ISSP France is a non-profit consortium bringing
together various national institutions and research centers. The
principal contacts for the consortium are given below.
National institutions and research centers contributing to ISSP are:
French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) and the National
Foundation for Political Science (FNSP).
More specifically, the following research laboratories, affiliated
with the aforementioned institutions, are involved in France-ISSP
PACTE, with a research team mainly interested in scrutinizing social change in
France and other advanced industrial societies during the last 30
Centre for the Informationisation of Socio-Political Data (CIDSP),
archiving socio-political data and conducting research in political
sociology, with an emphasis on quantitative survey research.
Maurice Halbwachs Center. Its research focuses on social
stratification and social mobility, education, professions, social
networks, organizations, and labor markets.
Department of Sociology of the FNSP. The aim is to
study social change in France during the last 30 years and to compare
this to other advanced industrial societies.
Sciences Po Grenoble - University Grenoble Alpes
UMR Pacte - CNRS
Institut d’études politiques
BP 48 38040 Grenoble cedex 9 – France
+33 (0)4 76 82 60 55