Lehigh UniversityUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1865

Mission: To advance learning through the integration of teaching, research, and service to others.

Vision: Lehigh University prepares graduates to engage with the world and lead lives of meaning. We commit to: National and international research prominence Learning experiences grounded in fundamental, transferable skills across all disciplines and in real world challenges Strategic risk-taking in the presence of opportunity and adversity Social, environmental and economic sustainability Meaningful connection and partnership with alumni, supporters and citizens around the globe A robust return on the investment in a Lehigh education A diverse, inclusive and financially accessible environment

History: www1.lehigh.edu


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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 area

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 AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 713th338th645th307th
Arts and Humanities 505th236th467th216th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 793rd451st716th420th
Business, Management and Accounting 464th150th371st127th
Chemistry 566th293rd487th272nd
Computer Science 401st150th307th136th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 448th204th380th187th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 469th153rd389th135th
Energy 545th212th430th190th
Engineering 476th199th379th185th
Environmental Science 477th203rd389th187th
Mathematics 428th159th332nd148th
Medicine 784th483rd734th453rd
Physics and Astronomy 641st301st567th279th
Psychology 579th301st543rd274th
Social Sciences 682nd290th602nd256th

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.

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