Vanderbilt University *University

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Foundation: 1873

Mission: Vanderbilt University is a center for scholarly research, informed and creative teaching, and service to the community and society at large. Vanderbilt will uphold the highest standards and be a leader in the quest for new knowledge through scholarship, dissemination of knowledge through teaching and outreach, and creative experimentation of ideas and concepts. In pursuit of these goals, Vanderbilt values most highly intellectual freedom that supports open inquiry, equality, compassion, and excellence in all endeavors.

Vision: Information not localized

History: www.vanderbilt.edu

Subordinate organizations:

2nd
Overall percentile
2nd
Research percentile
9th
Innovation percentile
2nd
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 +1044th219th691st199th
Arts and Humanities +148th58th134th55th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 98th49th76th48th
Business, Management and Accounting 494th128th372nd110th
Chemistry 380th126th246th116th
Computer Science 481st123rd313th110th
Dentistry 486th96th333rd87th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +802nd166th513th153rd
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 345th82nd242nd69th
Energy 363rd66th176th60th
Engineering +506th121st311th112th
Environmental Science 336th65th175th60th
Mathematics 562nd117th360th107th
Medicine +67th38th54th37th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 142nd54th88th52nd
Physics and Astronomy 431st138th288th133rd
Psychology 39th25th38th23rd
Social Sciences +132nd47th108th43rd
Veterinary 391st98th263rd86th

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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