The ranking is based on h-index, citations and number of DBLP documents gathered by August 9th 2021.
This ranking lists all top computer scientists affiliated with DePaul University. There is a total of 1 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the H-index values for top scientists in DePaul University is 76 with a mean value for the h-index of 76.00. The total sum for the DBPL publications for top scientists in DePaul University is 183 with a mean value for DBLP publications is 183.00.
Note that the research institution or university for a scientist is set based on the affiliation data featured on their Google Scholar profile.
DePaul University is a preeminent private catholic research university located in the heart of Chicago, Illinois. Established on June 30, 1898 by Members of the Congregation of the Mission (Vincentians), DePaul is the United States’ largest catholic university by enrollment and 13th largest private institution. Lauded for its high research activity, it has also been classified as an R2: Doctoral University.
The university first opened its doors to students as St. Vincent’s College, named after Saint Vincent de Paul, the 17th-century French priest. The university was established to provide quality education to students from a broad range of backgrounds, with particular attention to first-generation students, a principle it has upheld to date. In 1907, St. Vincent’s College was chartered as a university and it changed its name to DePaul University.
DePaul University has two campuses in Chicago, namely the Lincoln Park and Loop campuses. The Lincoln Park campus is situated within a lively neighborhood, bordered by a huge park and Lake Michigan. It is home to the university’s five colleges/schools, 11 residence halls, and multiple student retail centers. The Loop campus, on the other hand, stands at the heart of downtown Chicago and is home to five of the university’s colleges/schools. In addition, the university has three other suburban locations and degree-granting centers in more than 30 countries.
In total, DePaul University has 10 schools and colleges which set the tone for the high standards of academic innovation and rigor in the university. There are over 130 undergraduate majors and more than 175 graduate programs for students to choose from. The most popular degree programs of which include Visual and Performing Arts; Business, Marketing, and related programs; Journalism, Communication, and related programs; Computer and Information Sciences; and Liberal Arts and Sciences.
DePaul University accommodates more than 21,000 students from all 50 states in the US and more than 114 countries in the world. As of 2015, the university had more than 2,800 faculty members including over 900 full-time and more than 19,000 part-time members. Also, since it was founded in 1898, the university has produced more than 200,000 alumni including some notable names such as Emmy Award Winner Gillian Anderson, actor David Dastmalchian, and former Chicago mayor Richard M. Daley.
The university’s sports team, popularly known as the “Blue Demons,” traces its roots back to 1898 when the first football and baseball teams were formed. At present, the university has fifteen NCAA Division 1 athletic teams that compete in the Big East Conference.