THE CENTER’S STAFF is directed by Lester M. Salamon, a pioneer in the study of the nonprofit sector, philanthropy, and the tools of government. The Center’s staff has extensive experience in developing large-scale collaborative research efforts with immediate policy and practice relevance, producing original analyses of the results, and disseminating the findings to diverse audiences.

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Director Lester M. Salamon

DR. LESTER M. SALAMON (email) is a Professor at the Johns Hopkins University and Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Civil Society Studies. He previously served as Director of both the View page »

Research & Project Staff

THE CENTER’S STAFF draws on a wide body of expertise and experience. Though most members of our staff focus on specific projects, we often work collaboratively across those lines to ensure the best possible outcomes of our research and to maximize the impact of our work.      


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