Northwestern University

Northwestern University

Medicine Ranking

United States Established: 1851 Scholars: 90
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 Medicine discipline and affiliated with Northwestern University. There are a total of 90 researchers included with 8 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Northwestern University is 8,332 with a mean value for the h-index of 92.58. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Northwestern University is 32,794 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 364.38.

Overview

Northwestern University

Northwestern University (NU) is a private research university in Evanston, Illinois. Founded in 1851, NU seeks to teach with excellence and promotes a strong interdisciplinary culture. It is recognized as one of the leading universities offering graduate programs in the fields of engineering, education, law, business, and economics in the United States and in the world. Likewise, NU is a consistently top-ranked university both locally and internationally.

Northwestern University Key Statistics

The university has 12 colleges and schools. It offers 124 undergraduate degree programs as well as 145 postgraduate and Ph.D. degree programs. Some of these major academic units include the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, School of Communication, School of Education and Social Policy, McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science, and Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications Pritzker.

The university has more than 21,940 students, composed of more than 13,000 postgraduates and around 8,000 undergraduates. About 19% of the student population are foreign students from across different countries. It houses around 3,781 faculty staff with a student-faculty ratio of 1:6.

Other Northwestern University key statistics include its full-service libraries that hold more than 4.9 million volumes of books, over 4.6 million microforms and a collection of more than 99,000 periodicals. It also has access to over 1.2 million volumes of electronic books and journals.

Northwestern University Research

The institution is the leading research university in the country. It has a very high research activity and output, enabling it to earn an R1 university classification. It has patented 247 inventions and filed 270 patent applications. Likewise, NU is recognized for developing new drugs. It has an annual research funding of about $887.3 million.

The university’s top three research fields are medicine, internal medicine, and materials science. Its researchers have been published in publications like The New England Journal of Medicine, Social Science Research Network, and JAMA. Northwestern University research teams get invited to attend/present papers at prestigious conferences like Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, and Human Factors in Computing Systems.

The most cited research publication of Northwestern University is Fornell and Larcker’s (1981) “Evaluating structural equation models with unobservable variables and measurement error,” published in the Journal of Marketing Research. This scholarly output has so far received a total of 76,187 citations.

The second most cited scholarly output is Kotler and Gertner’s (2002) “Country as brand, product, and beyond: A place marketing and brand management perspective.” It is published in the Journal of Brand Management. A total of 68,587 articles, books, and other publications have cited this scholarly output.

The third most cited publication from Northwestern University is Anderson and Gerbing’s (1988) “Structural equation modeling in practice: A review and recommended two-step approach,” published in Psychological Bulletin. It has generated a total of 44,058 citations to date.

NU also has more than 50 university research institutes and centers, and over 90 school- and unit-based institutes and centers. Some of these research institutes and centers include the Center for Advanced Materials for Energy and Environment, the Center for Nanotechnology Excellence, and the Center for Interdisciplinary Exploration and Research in Astrophysics.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
179 World 121 National David Cella

David Cella

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 171 Citations 128,903 1,098
243 World 162 National Robert O. Bonow

Robert O. Bonow

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 164 Citations 147,903 698
264 World 171 National Herbert Y. Meltzer

Herbert Y. Meltzer

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 161 Citations 101,159 1,045
559 World 337 National Mihai Gheorghiade

Mihai Gheorghiade

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 144 Citations 86,579 684
614 World 364 National Jeremiah Stamler

Jeremiah Stamler

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 142 Citations 91,195 603
670 World 408 National Robert R. Edelman

Robert R. Edelman

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 140 Citations 64,586 591
800 World 484 National Kiang Liu

Kiang Liu

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 136 Citations 66,028 578
835 World 506 National James D. Thomas

James D. Thomas

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 135 Citations 77,831 729
1163 World 709 National Stephen B. Hanauer

Stephen B. Hanauer

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 127 Citations 88,433 590
1174 World 700 National Donald M. Lloyd-Jones

Donald M. Lloyd-Jones

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 127 Citations 162,001 604
1260 World 760 National Al B. Benson

Al B. Benson

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 125 Citations 62,101 530
1308 World 795 National Clyde W. Yancy

Clyde W. Yancy

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 124 Citations 147,294 593
1327 World 789 National Peter J. Kahrilas

Peter J. Kahrilas

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 124 Citations 61,715 515
1408 World 850 National William J. Catalona

William J. Catalona

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 122 Citations 60,463 535
1451 World 862 National Philip Greenland

Philip Greenland

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 122 Citations 86,105 465
1855 World 1082 National Patrick M. McCarthy

Patrick M. McCarthy

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 116 Citations 58,266 568
2230 World 1307 National Jeffrey A. Sosman

Jeffrey A. Sosman

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 112 Citations 109,606 411
2353 World 1367 National Robert P. Schleimer

Robert P. Schleimer

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 111 Citations 33,114 403
2696 World 1557 National Alan R. Dyer

Alan R. Dyer

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 108 Citations 57,783 260
2764 World 1599 National Stephen D. Miller

Stephen D. Miller

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 107 Citations 36,561 381
2936 World 1686 National Roger Stupp

Roger Stupp

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 106 Citations 83,476 402
3251 World 1866 National Alfred W. Rademaker

Alfred W. Rademaker

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 103 Citations 34,533 543
3756 World 2133 National Massimo Cristofanilli

Massimo Cristofanilli

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 100 Citations 50,153 544
3994 World 2265 National Linda Van Horn

Linda Van Horn

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 99 Citations 70,796 366
4124 World 2334 National Douglas W. Losordo

Douglas W. Losordo

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 98 Citations 35,936 239
4991 World 2839 National Riad Salem

Riad Salem

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 94 Citations 31,329 384
5338 World 2997 National Daniel J. Brat

Daniel J. Brat

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 92 Citations 27,716 280
5542 World 3091 National Richard J. Miller

Richard J. Miller

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 91 Citations 28,472 244
5596 World 3119 National David C. Mohr

David C. Mohr

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 91 Citations 30,478 310
5609 World 3126 National Teresa K. Woodruff

Teresa K. Woodruff

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 91 Citations 23,155 347
5789 World 3198 National Mark E. Molitch

Mark E. Molitch

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 91 Citations 34,674 340
5803 World 3221 National Stanford T. Shulman

Stanford T. Shulman

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 91 Citations 44,877 427
5901 World 3277 National Mary J.C. Hendrix

Mary J.C. Hendrix

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 90 Citations 30,318 240
5982 World 3307 National Serdar E. Bulun

Serdar E. Bulun

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 90 Citations 25,677 214
6112 World 3393 National Mary M. McDermott

Mary M. McDermott

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 90 Citations 118,616 307
6170 World 3425 National Alfred L. George

Alfred L. George

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 89 Citations 26,805 257
6341 World 3551 National Anne T. Berg

Anne T. Berg

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 89 Citations 41,435 281
6350 World 3537 National David J. Bentrem

David J. Bentrem

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 89 Citations 24,263 310
6957 World 3812 National Michael S. Wolf

Michael S. Wolf

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 87 Citations 31,144 321
7177 World 3943 National Fred W. Turek

Fred W. Turek

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 86 Citations 24,957 285
7357 World 4042 National Mary F. Mulcahy

Mary F. Mulcahy

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 86 Citations 24,192 231
7692 World 4196 National Karl Y. Bilimoria

Karl Y. Bilimoria

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 85 Citations 27,833 415
7846 World 4277 National Douglas E. Vaughan

Douglas E. Vaughan

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 84 Citations 27,195 247
7894 World 4295 National Amy S. Paller

Amy S. Paller

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 84 Citations 29,832 358
8206 World 4473 National Steven M. Wolinsky

Steven M. Wolinsky

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 83 Citations 29,744 177
8306 World 4516 National Elizabeth J. Perlman

Elizabeth J. Perlman

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 83 Citations 20,435 243
8474 World 4621 National Stuart Rich

Stuart Rich

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 83 Citations 42,058 196
8785 World 4737 National Leo I. Gordon

Leo I. Gordon

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 82 Citations 25,856 392
9048 World 4909 National Eric G. Neilson

Eric G. Neilson

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 81 Citations 34,313 218
9058 World 4912 National John G. Csernansky

John G. Csernansky

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 81 Citations 23,556 303
9108 World 4936 National Sanjiv J. Shah

Sanjiv J. Shah

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 81 Citations 25,228 433
9251 World 5056 National Ola Didrik Saugstad

Ola Didrik Saugstad

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 81 Citations 23,337 479
9296 World 5042 National Carl L. Backer

Carl L. Backer

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 81 Citations 19,253 427
9328 World 5085 National John E. Pandolfino

John E. Pandolfino

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 81 Citations 25,136 385
9343 World 5008 National Joan S. Chmiel

Joan S. Chmiel

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 81 Citations 21,049 247
9447 World 5115 National Sandra Weintraub

Sandra Weintraub

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 80 Citations 41,509 228
9670 World 5217 National Phyllis C. Zee

Phyllis C. Zee

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 80 Citations 20,097 309
9738 World 5281 National Nathaniel J. Soper

Nathaniel J. Soper

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 80 Citations 25,231 272
9753 World 5280 National Maha Hussain

Maha Hussain

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 80 Citations 33,495 332
9814 World 5312 National Roy Patterson

Roy Patterson

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 80 Citations 22,458 577
10068 World 5417 National Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman

Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 79 Citations 23,812 227
10814 World 5712 National Richard G. Wunderink

Richard G. Wunderink

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 78 Citations 35,958 326
10921 World 5829 National C. David James

C. David James

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 26,923 175
11011 World 5870 National Anthony J. Schaeffer

Anthony J. Schaeffer

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 26,244 330
11018 World 5890 National Michael Markl

Michael Markl

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 19,329 429
11031 World 5884 National Allen W. Heinemann

Allen W. Heinemann

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 18,095 378
11128 World 5907 National David Green

David Green

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 22,006 339
11163 World 5962 National Jeri A. Logemann

Jeri A. Logemann

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 21,247 162
11170 World 5969 National Mercedes R. Carnethon

Mercedes R. Carnethon

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 77 Citations 65,398 337
11735 World 6236 National Boyd E. Metzger

Boyd E. Metzger

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 76 Citations 35,998 196
11832 World 6301 National Lee M. Jampol

Lee M. Jampol

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 76 Citations 21,428 413
11902 World 6325 National John A. Kessler

John A. Kessler

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 75 Citations 16,512 196
11970 World 6366 National Bruce S. Bochner

Bruce S. Bochner

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 75 Citations 16,897 231
12267 World 6502 National Andrew T. Parsa

Andrew T. Parsa

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 75 Citations 20,487 279
12349 World 6558 National Thomas J. Schnitzer

Thomas J. Schnitzer

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 75 Citations 35,666 228
12663 World 6707 National Katherine L. Wisner

Katherine L. Wisner

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 74 Citations 21,164 243
13121 World 6917 National Bonnie Spring

Bonnie Spring

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 73 Citations 23,629 272
13374 World 7009 National Ximing J. Yang

Ximing J. Yang

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 73 Citations 15,263 231
13408 World 7042 National Paul A. Greenberger

Paul A. Greenberger

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 73 Citations 20,508 301
13570 World 7040 National Frank H. Miller

Frank H. Miller

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 73 Citations 16,553 244
14117 World 7371 National Thomas E. Adrian

Thomas E. Adrian

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 17,968 252
14235 World 7455 National Robert J. Lewandowski

Robert J. Lewandowski

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 16,761 293
14379 World 7470 National Leon G. Epstein

Leon G. Epstein

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 23,180 177
14386 World 7475 National Darwin R. Labarthe

Darwin R. Labarthe

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 26,142 232
14394 World 7494 National William H. Pearce

William H. Pearce

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 18,690 221
14815 World 7684 National Hau C. Kwaan

Hau C. Kwaan

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 71 Citations 13,816 278
14929 World 7772 National Thomas A. Mustoe

Thomas A. Mustoe

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 71 Citations 17,530 216
14941 World 7782 National Andres T. Blei

Andres T. Blei

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 71 Citations 19,844 156
15084 World 7864 National Bruce Cohen

Bruce Cohen

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 71 Citations 18,322 131
15200 World 7929 National Lewis Landsberg

Lewis Landsberg

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 71 Citations 25,209 178
15291 World 7944 National Janardan K. Reddy

Janardan K. Reddy

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 70 Citations 18,568 215
15735 World 8157 National Ram Yogev

Ram Yogev

Northwestern University, United States
H-index 70 Citations 17,354 331

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 >= 70 within the area of Medicine. If you or other scholars are not listed, we appreciate if you can contact us.