Temple University

Temple University

Psychology Ranking

United States Established: 1884 Scholars: 26
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 Psychology discipline and affiliated with Temple University. There are a total of 26 researchers included with 5 of them also being included in the global ranking. The total sum for the h-index values for top scientists in Temple University is 1,412 with a mean value for the h-index of 54.31. The total sum of publications for top scientists in Temple University is 3,888 with the mean value for publications per scientist of 149.54.

Overview

Temple University, also known as TU, is a research university located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Being a state-related university, it receives funds from the state and is subject to appropriations. However, it is operated independently.

Founded in 1884 by Russel Conwell, a Baptist minister, it started as a tutoring space for working-class people at night. Conwell himself tutored these students in his Baptist Temple. This is where the name comes from. Known before as the Temple College of Philadelphia, it was incorporated as a university in 1907.

Today, the University is known for being one of the largest providers of professional education in podiatry, pharmacy, law, architecture, engineering, and dentistry. It is responsible for preparing the largest body of professionals in the state of Philadelphia.

Its main campus is located in North Philadelphia just 1.5 miles north of Center City. Other campuses are spread across the city like the Health Sciences Campus and the Ambler Campus. Temple University also operates international campuses. Its Temple University Japan Campus is located in Setagaya, Tokyo while Temple University Rome is in Villa Caproni north of the famous Piazza del Popolo.

Temple University houses famous research centers and institutes. These institutions provide students and faculty with the chance to be a part of multidisciplinary research efforts. They are encouraged to engage in scholarship in various subject areas. Temple’s list of centers includes the Center of Asian Health, Center for Network Computing, Center for Obesity Research and Education, and the Data Science Institute.

The university has 17 schools and colleges. These include the famous Fox School of Business, Boyer College of Music and Dance, the School of Theater, Film, and Media Arts, and the Lewis Katz School of Medicine. Each provides students and faculty with both learning and research opportunities.

Temple is known for its athletics as well. The Temple Owls have 19 varsity teams, including both men’s and women’s sporting teams. It is a full member of the American Athletic Conference. To date, the Owls have eight national championships under its belt. Moreover, the teams play in top venues around the area. These include the famed Lincoln Financial Field, the home of the Philadelphia Eagles.

Famous Temple alumni include Ben Goertzel, the artificial intelligence researcher, Diplo, the DJ and producer, Bill Cosby, and Larry Miller, the president of Jordan Brand.
World
National
Scholar
H-index
Citations
Publications
93 World 56 National Laurence Steinberg

Laurence Steinberg

Temple University, United States
H-index 128 Citations 109,979 379
125 World 79 National Philip C. Kendall

Philip C. Kendall

Temple University, United States
H-index 122 Citations 55,215 472
130 World 83 National Richard G. Heimberg

Richard G. Heimberg

Temple University, United States
H-index 121 Citations 60,430 413
448 World 298 National Lauren B. Alloy

Lauren B. Alloy

Temple University, United States
H-index 94 Citations 43,171 334
912 World 578 National Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

Kathy Hirsh-Pasek

Temple University, United States
H-index 78 Citations 21,472 208
1190 World 734 National Nora S. Newcombe

Nora S. Newcombe

Temple University, United States
H-index 72 Citations 17,675 215
1859 World 1122 National Michael McCloskey

Michael McCloskey

Temple University, United States
H-index 63 Citations 19,384 214
2228 World 1331 National Stephen J. Lepore

Stephen J. Lepore

Temple University, United States
H-index 59 Citations 14,990 118
2914 World 1700 National Ingrid R. Olson

Ingrid R. Olson

Temple University, United States
H-index 54 Citations 12,682 104
3447 World 1968 National Thomas M. Olino

Thomas M. Olino

Temple University, United States
H-index 50 Citations 7,657 176
3875 World 2217 National Gary Blau

Gary Blau

Temple University, United States
H-index 46 Citations 13,499 135
3909 World 2231 National Willis F. Overton

Willis F. Overton

Temple University, United States
H-index 46 Citations 6,404 87
4066 World 2330 National Eleanor M. Saffran

Eleanor M. Saffran

Temple University, United States
H-index 45 Citations 12,195 65
4526 World 2585 National Myrna F. Schwartz

Myrna F. Schwartz

Temple University, United States
H-index 42 Citations 8,323 88
4733 World 2683 National Jason Chein

Jason Chein

Temple University, United States
H-index 41 Citations 10,536 63
5682 World 3214 National James P. Byrnes

James P. Byrnes

Temple University, United States
H-index 36 Citations 11,406 65
5691 World 3207 National Avi Kaplan

Avi Kaplan

Temple University, United States
H-index 36 Citations 13,403 76
5695 World 3211 National Marsha Weinraub

Marsha Weinraub

Temple University, United States
H-index 36 Citations 8,618 56
5763 World 3245 National Peter J. Marshall

Peter J. Marshall

Temple University, United States
H-index 36 Citations 8,943 82
5796 World 3242 National Nadine Martin

Nadine Martin

Temple University, United States
H-index 36 Citations 7,019 116
5850 World 3291 National Ralph L. Rosnow

Ralph L. Rosnow

Temple University, United States
H-index 35 Citations 14,186 89
7089 World 3936 National In-Sue Oh

In-Sue Oh

Temple University, United States
H-index 32 Citations 9,107 65
7181 World 3993 National Thomas F. Shipley

Thomas F. Shipley

Temple University, United States
H-index 31 Citations 4,280 85
7195 World 4001 National Levent Dumenci

Levent Dumenci

Temple University, United States
H-index 31 Citations 6,102 57
7428 World 4177 National Robert W. Weisberg

Robert W. Weisberg

Temple University, United States
H-index 31 Citations 9,754 57
7581 World 4146 National Sarah Paterson

Sarah Paterson

Temple University, United States
H-index 31 Citations 5,804 47
7670 World 4235 National Mark S. Salzer

Mark S. Salzer

Temple University, United States
H-index 30 Citations 5,150 95
7726 World 4262 National Steven Belenko

Steven Belenko

Temple University, United States
H-index 30 Citations 4,086 81
7779 World 4284 National Wayne G. Whitehouse

Wayne G. Whitehouse

Temple University, United States
H-index 30 Citations 6,545 49

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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