Position in the ranking is based on each scientist’s D-index using data compiled from
OpenAlex and CrossRef by December 21st 2022.
This ranking lists all the best researchers from the Social Sciences and Humanities discipline and
affiliated with University of Stirling.
There are a total of 9 researchers included with 1 of them also being included in the global ranking.
The total sum for the D-index values for the best scientists
in University of Stirling is 396 with a mean value for
the h-index of 44.00. The total sum of
publications for the best scientists in University of Stirling is 1,624 with the
mean value for publications per scientist of 180.44.
University of Stirling
University of Stirling (Stir or Shruiglea) is a public university in Scotland, United Kingdom. It was established in 1967 by a Royal Charter. It is also the first university to be established in the nation in nearly four centuries. With a diverse student body, Shruiglea is regarded as being among the most important Scottish universities in the world.
University of Stirling Key Statistics
Shruiglea is organized into several academic faculties. These include the Stirling Management School, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, the Faculty of Social Sciences, and the Faculty of Natural Sciences. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in diverse areas of study, including economics, history, philosophy, and literature. It is also the only university in the world to offer M.Sc. in Human Rights & Diplomacy in partnership with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research.
It has a student population of more than 12,000, including over 8,000 undergraduates and nearly 4,000 postgraduates. The university also employs more than 1,800 administrative staff members across its 330-acre campus. Among its most notable alumni are Myanmar politician Set Aung, Malaysian politician Khoo Kheng-Hor, and former Scotland Minister Jack McConnell.
Other University of Stirling key statistics are its wide range of academic and administrative facilities that include residence halls, dining outlets, the Robbins Centre, the MacRobert Arts Centre, and a comprehensive library system, which holds more than 500,000 volumes and 9,000 journals. It is also home to Air3 Radio, the first campus radio station in Scotland.
University of Stirling Research
Shruiglea is one of the most active research institutions in Scotland. It is funded through grants and fellowships from various sources, including the Stirling Fund, the Research Councils United Kingdom, and the Isabella H. Stevens Student Loan Fund.
Its top three research fields are medicine, biology, and psychology. Researchers from the university have also attended global research conferences and symposiums, such as EMLNP: Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing, GECCO: Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference, and ICDM: International Conference on Data Mining.
The university’s most cited research publication is Godfray et al.’s (2010) “Food security: The challenge of feeding 9 billion people,” which was published in Science and has been cited 9,828 times so far. Its second most popular research work is Casson’s (1982) “The entrepreneur: An economic theory.” This article, which talks about the significance of the entrepreneur basic concepts in economics, was published in the Social Science Research Network and has so far been cited 6,439 times by students and research professionals worldwide. Meanwhile, its third most popular research output is Naylor et al.’s (2000) “Effect of aquaculture on world fish supplies,” published in Nature with 3,761 citations so far.
In addition, there are also numerous interactive University of Stirling research centers and institutes on its premises. These include the Centre for Policy, Conflict and Cooperation Research, the Institute of Aquaculture, the Institute for Social Marketing and Health, the Centre for Sustainable Practice and Living, and the Centre for Tobacco Control Research.
Its other research units include the International Centre for Gothic Studies, the Quaternary Science and Landscape Change Research Group, the Salvation Army Centre for Addiction Services and Research, the Centre for Child Wellbeing and Protection, and the Stirling Centre for Interpreting, Translation, and Intercultural Studies.
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.
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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