University of OregonUniversity

United States

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Foundation: 1876

Mission: The University of Oregon is a comprehensive public research university committed to exceptional teaching, discovery, and service. We work at a human scale to generate big ideas. As a community of scholars, we help individuals question critically, think logically, reason effectively, communicate clearly, act creatively, and live ethically.

Vision: We aspire to be a preeminent and innovative public research university encompassing the humanities and arts, the natural and social sciences, and the professions. We seek to enrich the human condition through collaboration, teaching, mentoring, scholarship, experiential learning, creative inquiry, scientific discovery, outreach, and public service.



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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 506th208th443rd191st
Arts and Humanities 196th81st172nd73rd
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 581st305th507th289th
Business, Management and Accounting 409th127th324th108th
Chemistry 406th207th335th195th
Computer Science 503rd206th404th186th
Earth and Planetary Sciences 349th127th281st117th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 303rd97th246th83rd
Energy 476th178th363rd163rd
Engineering 450th185th353rd172nd
Environmental Science 425th166th338th152nd
Mathematics 498th201st400th188th
Medicine 633rd351st583rd323rd
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 568th278th476th260th
Physics and Astronomy 398th167th330th159th
Psychology 139th78th132nd74th
Social Sciences 253rd91st212th81st

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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