University of Prince Edward Island

University of Prince Edward Island

Animal Science and Veterinary Ranking

Canada Established: 1969 Scholars: 7
Top Scientists Overview

Top scientists

Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s h-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all top researchers from the Animal Science and Veterinary discipline and affiliated with University of Prince Edward Island. There are a total of 7 researchers included with 3 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in University of Prince Edward Island is 223 with a mean value for the h-index of 31.86. The total sum of publications for top scientists in University of Prince Edward Island is 639 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 91.29.

Overview

University of Prince Edward Island

University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI) is a public university in Charlottetown, Canada. It was founded in 1969, following the merger between St. Dunstan’s University (SDU) and the Prince of Wales College. Regarded as one of the oldest academic institutions in the nation, UPEI is known worldwide for its multidisciplinary programs in liberal arts and science.

University of Prince Edward Island Key Statistics

UPEI is organized into several academic faculties and schools. These include the School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences, the School of Climate Change and Adaptation, the Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering, and the Faculty of Education. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse areas of study, including business, science, nursing, and mathematics.

It has more than 4,660 students, including over 4,200 undergraduates and around 460 postgraduates. The university also employs more than 200 academic staff members across its lone 134-acre campus. Its campus houses several SDU buildings, such as Dalton Hall, the War Memorial Hall, and the main building.

Other University of Prince Edward Island key statistics and campus facilities include the Bernardine Hall, the Blanchard Hall, the Bill and Denise Andrew Hall, and the Robertson Library that provides students with access to study spaces and computers.

University of Prince Edward Island Research

UPEI is one of the leading research institutions in the nation. It is acknowledged for its notable contributions in biosciences and health research, as well as agriculture. Research activities are funded by grants and fellowships from SSHRC Explore Research Grants, the National Research Council of Canada, and the George Coles Bursary Research Grant.

The top three University of Prince Edward Island research fields are biology, medicine, and veterinary medicine. Researchers from the university have also attended global research conferences and symposiums, such as CloudCom: IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science, CHI: Human Factors in Computing Systems, and MSN: Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks.

Its most cited research output is Tremblay et al.’s (2017) “Sedentary behavior research network (SBRN) – Terminology consensus project process and outcome,” which was published in the International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity and has 1,617 citations to date. UPEI’s second most popular research work is Tremblay et al.’s (2016) “Canadian 24-hour movement guidelines for children and youth: An integration of physical activity, sedentary behaviour, and sleep,” which was published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism and has been cited 945 times thus far.

Meanwhile, its third most popular research work is Carson et al.’s (2016) “Systematic review of sedentary behaviour and health indicators in school-aged children and youth: An update.” This article, which examines the relationships between subjectively and objectively measured sedentary behavior and health indicators in children and youth aged five to 17 years old, was also published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition, and Metabolism and has been cited 803 times.

In addition, it runs several interactive University of Prince Edward Island research centers and institutes. These include the Sir James Dunn Animal Welfare Centre, the Centre for Health and Community Research, the Aquatic Virology Collaborating Centre, and the Institute for Island Studies.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
63 World 10 National Ian A. Gardner

Ian A. Gardner

University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
H-index 57 Citations 8,664 200
102 World 13 National Ian R. Dohoo

Ian R. Dohoo

University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
H-index 53 Citations 7,168 156
618 World 60 National Greg P. Keefe

Greg P. Keefe

University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
H-index 28 Citations 3,445 69
1178 World 84 National Henrik Stryhn

Henrik Stryhn

University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
H-index 23 Citations 2,266 62
1627 World 114 National Mary A. McNiven

Mary A. McNiven

University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
H-index 21 Citations 1,745 39
1628 World 113 National John A. VanLeeuwen

John A. VanLeeuwen

University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
H-index 21 Citations 2,502 63
1893 World 124 National M.S. Cockram

M.S. Cockram

University of Prince Edward Island, Canada
H-index 20 Citations 1,639 50

Our research was coordinated by Imed Bouchrika, PhD, a computer scientist with a well-established record of collaboration on a number of international research projects with different partners from the academic community. His role was to make sure all data remained unbiased, accurate, and up-to-date.

We list only scientists having Microsoft Academic Graph H-Index >= 20 within the area of Animal Science and Veterinary. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.