Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago

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United States Established: 1870 Scholars: 7
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Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from Microsoft Graph by December 6th 2021.

This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Psychology discipline and affiliated with Loyola University Chicago. There are a total of 7 researchers included. The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists in Loyola University Chicago is 299 with a mean value for the h-index of 42.71. The total sum of publications for the best scientists in Loyola University Chicago is 672 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 96.00.


Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Chicago (popularly known as Loyola or LUC) is a Jesuit private research university located in Chicago, Illinois. It was founded in 1870 by the Society of Jesus as St. Ignatius College and was located along Roosevelt Road. The school was renamed Loyola University in 1909 and relocated to the Lake Shore Campus in 1912. Loyola is one of the largest Catholic universities in the United States, ranking highly nationwide for its commitment to community service.

Loyola University Chicago Key Statistics

The university is composed of 13 schools and colleges. These include the College of Arts and Sciences, the Quinlan School of Business, the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, the School of Social Work, and the School of Continuing and Professional Studies. It offers more than 80 undergraduate and 140 graduate programs.

LUC has a population of 17,159 students, including 12,240 undergraduates and 4,919 postgraduates. It employs 784 academic staff and 1,608 administrative staff. The university has six campuses across the Chicago metropolitan area, as well as a campus in Rome and guest programs in Beijing and Ho Chi Minh City.

The library system of Loyola comprises nine libraries. The E.M. Cudahy Memorial Library alone houses a collection of over 900,000 volumes and 3,600 periodical subscriptions. The university is also home to the Loyola University Museum of Art.

Other Loyola University Chicago key statistics include its notable alumni members, including winners of Emmy, Grammy, Peabody, and Pulitzer awards, as well as Guggenheim and MacArthur fellowships.

Loyola University Chicago Research

LUC is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity." The university's top three research fields are medicine, biology, and surgery.

Loyola University Chicago research outputs have been published in major international journals like JAMA, the Lancet, and the New England Journal of Medicine. Its researchers had been invited to attend and/or present papers at international conferences, such as the Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, the Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, and the Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics.

The most cited publication from Loyola University Chicago research is Lozano et al.’s (2012) “Global and regional mortality from 235 causes of death for 20 age groups in 1990 and 2010: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010,” published in The Lancet, with a total of 14,630 citations to date. The second most cited paper is Hodi et al.’s (2010) “Improved survival with ipilimumab in patients with metastatic melanoma,” published in the New England Journal of Medicine. It has received a total of 13,664 citations.

The university’s third most cited paper is Murray et al.'s (2012) “Disability-adjusted life years (DALYs) for 291 diseases and injuries in 21 regions, 1990-2010: A systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010,” published in The Lancet. It has been cited by papers, articles, and other publications around 9,259 times thus far.

LUC’s research centers and institutes include the Beazley Institute for Health Law and Policy, the Civitas ChildLaw Center, the Curt and Linda Rodin Center for Social Justice, and the Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies.
D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines.
2507 World 1487 National D-index 57 Citations 18,623 162
3477 World 1985 National D-index 49 Citations 18,401 103
3737 World 2136 National D-index 47 Citations 35,691 76
3884 World 2222 National D-index 46 Citations 29,687 85
4834 World 2740 National D-index 40 Citations 10,989 126
7805 World 4309 National D-index 30 Citations 3,273 51
7890 World 4375 National D-index 30 Citations 8,713 69

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.

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