Tulane University *University

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Foundation: 1834

Mission: Tulane's purpose is to create, communicate and conserve knowledge in order to enrich the capacity of individuals, organizations and communities to think, to learn and to act and lead with integrity and wisdom.

Vision: Tulane University has always been informed by its context, its place, and its people. At home in the vibrant and diverse city of New Orleans, Louisiana, Tulane is deeply engaged in the life of the community. As the university looks to the future, it seeks to further its innovative and collaborative efforts to empower people and communities to better our world. These efforts define the Tulane experience and solidify the widely spread motto, Only in New Orleans, Only at Tulane. Tulane aspires to be a distinctive institution where interdisciplinary partnerships are fostered to form the next wave of innovations in academia, research, and technology.

History: tulane.edu

Subordinate organizations:

  • Tulane University Medical Center
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 AmericaOECDUnited States
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +2309th380th1455th335th
Arts and Humanities +519th168th444th148th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1252nd372nd922nd344th
Business, Management and Accounting 924th212th653rd184th
Chemistry 2103rd403rd1358th363rd
Computer Science 2213th381st1404th336th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +2195th358th1306th315th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 647th131st449th112th
Energy 574th109th304th101st
Engineering +1827th323rd1159th285th
Environmental Science 2379th387th1415th345th
Mathematics 1893rd331st1191st293rd
Medicine +862nd261st625th236th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 886th277th620th261st
Physics and Astronomy 1676th346th1146th310th
Psychology 574th226th510th195th
Social Sciences +710th191st559th166th
Veterinary 193rd48th127th44th

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
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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