University of Chicago *University

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Foundation: 1890

Mission: We Build and Maintain Excellence The University of Chicago is a world-class institution of higher education. Its mission is to produce a caliber of teaching and research that regularly leads to advances in fields such as medicine, biology, physics, economics, critical theory and public policy. Our Facilities Services team supports that mission through efforts to maintain and enhance the University campus and environment and provide superior client service to our community including faculty, students, staff, neighbors and visitors.

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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 +195th82nd151st78th
Arts and Humanities +41st22nd34th21st
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 107th56th85th55th
Business, Management and Accounting 142nd44th108th38th
Chemistry 172nd82nd123rd77th
Computer Science 203rd64th127th60th
Earth and Planetary Sciences +129th41st78th38th
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 7th3rd5th3rd
Energy 209th65th130th61st
Engineering +179th61st107th59th
Environmental Science 126th41st71st39th
Mathematics 177th49th109th47th
Medicine +105th62nd90th59th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 180th83rd129th81st
Physics and Astronomy 181st74th122nd73rd
Psychology 97th57th92nd53rd
Social Sciences +66th34th55th32nd

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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