(Research Stream Partner)
The Institute for Public Relations
is an independent, nonprofit research foundation dedicated to fostering greater use of research and research-based knowledge in corporate communication and the public relations practice. IPR is dedicated to the science beneath the art of public relations™. IPR provides timely insights and applied intelligence that professionals can put to immediate use.
IPR aggregates, grants, interprets, and convenes research that matters to the practice. Areas of focus include behavioral insights, employee communication, social media, measurement and evaluation, stakeholder engagement, and reputation. Through the commissions and centers as well as the IPR-Research Journal, IPR promotes research in, on, and for public relations. IPR also hosts professional development opportunities, including symposiums, colloquiums, leadership forums, and conferences. All research is available for free at www.instituteforpr.org
, and professionals, students, and faculty members can sign-up for the weekly IPR Research Letter dedicated to the latest research and thought leadership in public relations.