Dalhousie University *University


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Foundation: 1818

Mission: Our mission is to energize and inform progressive public policy education, ideas and debates in Canada and abroad.

Vision: We see a diverse public engaged in thoughtful and informed public policy discourse advancing the cause of a progressive and democratic society.

History: www.dal.ca

Subordinate organizations:

  • Canadian Center for Vaccinology
Overall percentile
Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Universities sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldNorthern AmericaOECDCanada
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +755th178th501st16th
Arts and Humanities +481st160th415th19th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1375th400th1009th34th
Business, Management and Accounting 695th171st505th25th
Chemistry 982nd254th638th17th
Computer Science 1311th290th900th38th
Dentistry 511th102nd347th11th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +717th152nd452nd12th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 491st105th340th18th
Energy 229th38th100th3rd
Engineering +1650th307th1067th37th
Environmental Science 663rd113th367th9th
Mathematics 1047th207th699th23rd
Medicine +674th223rd494th20th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 1273rd344th892nd22nd
Physics and Astronomy 708th202nd493rd12th
Psychology 322nd148th292nd19th
Social Sciences +427th135th339th19th
Veterinary 316th86th210th10th

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

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  • Health
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  • Non-Profit
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