World Scientist and University Rankings 2023

World Scientist and University Law / Law and Legal Studies Rankings 2023

AD Scientific Index analyzes academic studies from 115 countries, 1295 universities/institutions, and 4.590 scientists by using numerous criteria to present results to be used for the evaluation of productivity and efficiency by individuals and institutions. In addition to sorting by the “total H-index” you can find here, you can examine several rankings and analyses by the "last 6 years H-index", "total i10 index", "last 6 years' i10 index", "total number of citations", and “last 6 years’ citations”. Please read the methodology section for “Limitations and Possible Reasons Why a Scientist Is Not on This List”. Click for individual or institutional registration.

AD Scientific Index - World Scientist Rankings - 2023 H INDEX i10 INDEX CITATION
University / Institution Country Region World Name Country University / Institution Subject Total Last 6 year Last 6 year/total Total Last 6 year Last 6 year/total Total Last 6 year Last 6 year/total
15 714 766 1522
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

legal psychology |

141 90 0.638 359 260 0.724 127957 39028 0.305
6 1298 1391 2623
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminological Theory | Correctional Policy | Organization of Knowledge |

125 69 0.552 387 291 0.752 70192 22407 0.319
14 2051 2204 4102
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Statistics | Public Policy |

112 68 0.607 215 170 0.791 61748 20466 0.331
27 2579 2781 5214
United States Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Law / Law and Legal Studies

regulation | health and safety | law and economics | tort liability | risk and uncertainty |

106 44 0.415 343 190 0.554 43526 8409 0.193
159 3333 3604 6734
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Intellectual Property | Antitrust | Internet Law |

99 56 0.566 186 161 0.866 41719 9940 0.238
306 3950 4283 8068
United States Harvard University Harvard University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law and Economics | Corporate Governance | Corporate Finance | Financial Economics | Corporate Law |

94 49 0.521 167 110 0.659 55358 14989 0.271
24 4011 4350 8184
United States University of Virginia University of Virginia Law / Law and Legal Studies

commitment | sentencing | violence | law | risk |

94 44 0.468 245 132 0.539 37442 6720 0.179
20 346 364 8774
Australia Australian National University Australian National University Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | restorative justice | peace | regulation |

92 49 0.533 298 179 0.601 57307 14171 0.247
1 4300 4668 8813
United States CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Law / Law and Legal Studies

92 58 0.630 161 115 0.714 45166 13460 0.298
9 4536 4927 9264
United States George Mason University George Mason University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | policing | evidence based crime policy | criminal justice | crime prevention |

91 64 0.703 265 194 0.732 34709 15063 0.434

The most comprehensive analysis and comparisons about your institution

47 4731 5142 9679
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Law / Law and Legal Studies

90 52 0.578 229 166 0.725 31948 9631 0.301
52 6761 7372 14082
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Law / Law and Legal Studies

81 50 0.617 146 120 0.822 27838 9483 0.341
5 6955 7588 14501
United States University of Alabama University of Alabama Law / Law and Legal Studies

law | humanities | arts and sciences | law and society | critical race theory |

80 37 0.463 214 103 0.481 43114 14116 0.327
3 7178 7829 14961
United States Saint Louis University Saint Louis University Law / Law and Legal Studies

drug abuse | violence | crime and antisocial behavior | epidemiology | school dropout |

80 55 0.688 390 341 0.874 22322 13221 0.592
13 7200 7854 15010
United States Iowa State University Iowa State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

self-control | biosocial criminology | homicide | psychopathy | temperament |

80 54 0.675 321 255 0.794 21272 10327 0.485
49 7365 8027 15330
United States University of Virginia University of Virginia Law / Law and Legal Studies

constitutional law | philosophy of law | legal reasoning | freedom of speech and press | law of evidence and proof |

79 39 0.494 242 141 0.583 28455 7026 0.247
161 7566 8247 15816
United States Columbia University New York Columbia University New York Law / Law and Legal Studies

78 39 0.500 170 84 0.494 52256 8066 0.154
57 7661 8350 16024
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology |

78 43 0.551 152 101 0.664 27852 6655 0.239
9 8041 8776 16939
United States Northeastern University Northeastern University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | criminal justice | crime | policing |

77 56 0.727 207 150 0.725 22777 11107 0.488
140 8507 9304 18062
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law | economics | politics |

75 37 0.493 192 105 0.547 33223 8562 0.258
141 1707 6240 18895
United Kingdom University of Cambridge University of Cambridge Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | policing | experiments | evidence-based policy | restorative justice |

74 44 0.595 208 124 0.596 35176 9589 0.273
18 8940 9784 19050
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

Victimology | violence against women | campus crime |

74 55 0.743 186 150 0.806 25657 11670 0.455
19 8948 9792 19060
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

victimization | VAW | measurement | campus crime |

74 55 0.743 181 147 0.812 25461 11599 0.456
19 1747 6372 19267
United Kingdom London School of Economics and Political Science London School of Economics and Political Science Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | legitimacy | procedural justice | trust | psychology and law |

74 57 0.770 156 126 0.808 21863 10929 0.500
149 9073 9936 19382
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

74 28 0.378 183 89 0.486 20487 3278 0.160
65 9090 9955 19427
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Gangs | Violence | Criminal Justice | Criminology |

74 48 0.649 183 114 0.623 19902 7186 0.361
103 9742 10685 20940
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Law / Law and Legal Studies

Social policy | data science | behavioral science |

72 47 0.653 156 106 0.679 24435 10292 0.421
247 10713 11752 23184
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

constitutional law | environmental law | climate change | jurisprudence |

70 28 0.400 188 84 0.447 20027 2877 0.144
385 10839 11891 23452
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

health law | bioethics | health policy |

70 41 0.586 184 139 0.755 17546 6610 0.377
89 11359 12479 24709
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

sentencing and case adjudication |

69 46 0.667 133 107 0.805 15795 6228 0.394
10 11687 12836 25396
United States City University of New York City University of New York Law / Law and Legal Studies

Juries | Eyewitnesses | Beer |

68 29 0.426 123 66 0.537 19725 3494 0.177
209 12170 13389 26592
United States University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Law / Law and Legal Studies

antitrust | legal history |

67 32 0.478 186 100 0.538 19742 4420 0.224
95 12388 13635 27152
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Empathy/Guilt | Psychopathy | Conduct Disorders | Neurobiology |

67 49 0.731 127 121 0.953 15305 6997 0.457
278 12496 13755 27425
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

Antitrust | Federalism | Law and Economics |

66 29 0.439 145 67 0.462 39580 6804 0.172
280 12530 13796 27499
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

law and economics |

66 30 0.455 146 72 0.493 27910 4794 0.172
431 12559 13827 27552
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

health law | health policy | torts | injury prevention |

66 37 0.561 185 130 0.703 25214 7590 0.301
144 13096 14431 28897
United States Pennsylvania State University Pennsylvania State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Delinquency | Adolescence | Quantitative Methods |

65 41 0.631 115 85 0.739 22304 6585 0.295
301 13615 15023 30212
United States University of Michigan University of Michigan Law / Law and Legal Studies

Judgment and decision making | well-being | statistics | design heuristics. |

64 44 0.688 146 117 0.801 21824 10527 0.482
1 13825 15252 30727
United States Kutztown University Kutztown University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminal Thinking | Psychopathy | Taxometrics | Causal Mediation Analysis |

64 36 0.563 302 200 0.662 16146 6204 0.384
41 14035 15498 31346
United States Florida State University Florida State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology |

64 46 0.719 146 126 0.863 11715 5977 0.510

 New. 2023 Country Top Lists: Top 10000, 5000, 3000, 2000, 1000. Only in AD Scientific Index

1 74 10627 31451
Russia Togliatti State University Togliatti State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

теория государства и права |

63 37 0.587 242 135 0.558 32960 10018 0.304
159 14705 16247 33079
United States New York University New York University Law / Law and Legal Studies

political science | law |

62 31 0.500 134 61 0.455 26193 5056 0.193
230 3016 11367 33477
United Kingdom University of Cambridge University of Cambridge Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Psychology |

62 37 0.597 178 99 0.556 17014 6118 0.360
147 14922 16494 33623
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Law / Law and Legal Studies

Comparative Constitutional Law | International Law | Asia |

62 42 0.677 163 126 0.773 15856 7540 0.476
232 3066 11606 34121
United Kingdom University of Cambridge University of Cambridge Law / Law and Legal Studies

law | labour law | company law | private law | law and economics |

62 31 0.500 206 106 0.515 13500 3835 0.284
38 15181 16776 34344
United States University of South Carolina University of South Carolina Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminal justice | policing | criminology |

62 36 0.581 173 94 0.543 12403 4708 0.380
20 3116 11855 34804
United Kingdom Queen's University Belfast Queen's University Belfast Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | rehabilitation | desistance |

61 46 0.754 120 96 0.800 21988 9429 0.429
44 15510 17148 35129
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Criminal Justice | Self-Control | Victimization | Correctional Policy |

61 46 0.754 108 91 0.843 16828 7336 0.436
28 1711 17824 36648
Canada Simon Fraser University Simon Fraser University Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | environmental criminology | crime pattern theory | crime science |

60 36 0.600 165 112 0.679 20633 7794 0.378
189 16121 17834 36667
United States University of Southern California University of Southern California Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law | Political Science | Judicial Behavior |

60 34 0.567 133 82 0.617 20293 5134 0.253
175 16130 17846 36705
United States New York University New York University Law / Law and Legal Studies

human rights | international law | international humanitarian law | poverty |

60 40 0.667 146 92 0.630 19601 6156 0.314
42 3406 13018 38212
United Kingdom University of Leicester University of Leicester Law / Law and Legal Studies

Crime reduction |

60 21 0.350 183 85 0.464 10531 2187 0.208
51 16956 18782 38788
United States Temple University Temple University Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology criminal justice |

59 35 0.593 121 75 0.620 17167 4278 0.249
193 17927 19879 41267
United States University of California Irvine University of California Irvine Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law. Dispute Resolution | Conflict Resolution | International law |

58 23 0.397 127 73 0.575 13504 2494 0.185
50 17984 19947 41460
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

crime |

58 36 0.621 162 89 0.549 12787 4254 0.333

January 1, 2022 Total 716.979 scientist, 212 country, 14.130 university... January 6, 2023 Total 1.264.669 scientist, 216 country, 19.528 university

52 18233 20227 42129
United States University of South Florida University of South Florida Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminological theory | capital punishment |

58 34 0.586 109 85 0.780 10341 3061 0.296
1 10 4441 42296
Indonesia Universitas Pendidikan Ganesha Universitas Pendidikan Ganesha Law / Law and Legal Studies

Hukum Internasional |

58 58 1.000 70 70 1.000 5959 5939 0.997
56 18299 20305 42319
United States University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame Law / Law and Legal Studies

Justice | trust | personality |

57 51 0.895 79 69 0.873 52176 21571 0.413
822 18307 20314 42333
United States Harvard University Harvard University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Constitutional Law | Constitutional Theory | Corruption | Copyright | Internet |

57 31 0.544 168 61 0.363 42460 9154 0.216
148 18397 20410 42506
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Operations Research |

57 30 0.526 123 62 0.504 22178 4012 0.181
1 18543 20575 42827
United States University of North Florida University of North Florida Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | drugs & crime |

57 34 0.596 175 114 0.651 15852 5270 0.332
36 18762 20816 43392
United States George Washington University George Washington University Law / Law and Legal Studies

57 32 0.561 263 102 0.388 12871 3899 0.303
169 19131 21251 44534
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Law / Law and Legal Studies

Life Course Criminology | History of Criminology | Crime and Public Policy |

56 36 0.643 101 61 0.604 38100 10100 0.265
396 19429 21586 45210
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

intellectual property | copyright | information policy |

56 28 0.500 147 57 0.388 14418 2624 0.182
598 19570 21747 45582
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law & Psychology | Judgment & Decision Making | Group Behavior |

56 32 0.571 121 54 0.446 12758 3259 0.255
371 19618 21802 45695
United States Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology Law / Law and Legal Studies

surveillance studies | law | criminology and society | socinic relations | social movements and mass behavior |

56 28 0.500 123 63 0.512 12345 2963 0.240
213 19715 21907 45993
United States University of California Irvine University of California Irvine Law / Law and Legal Studies

Neighborhoods and crime | criminology | sociology | urban studies |

56 46 0.821 118 107 0.907 11515 6151 0.534
1 19814 22020 46283
United States Ferris State University Ferris State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Corrections | Criminological theory | Organizational/Workplace facotrs |

56 40 0.714 105 96 0.914 10754 5483 0.510
330 19878 22094 46487
United States University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | crime | public policy | applied statistics | epidemiology |

56 41 0.732 106 92 0.868 10149 5191 0.511
4 4166 16274 47521
United Kingdom University of Derby University of Derby Law / Law and Legal Studies

Why people stop offending politics and crime the fear of crime Thatcherism homicide quantitative methods qual |

55 38 0.691 138 94 0.681 14120 5426 0.384
53 2383 2584 47661
Australia University of Tasmania University of Tasmania Law / Law and Legal Studies

Green Criminology | Youth Studies | Criminology | Juvenile Justice |

55 31 0.564 193 102 0.528 13441 4658 0.347
166 2283 22749 47990
Canada University of Alberta University of Alberta Law / Law and Legal Studies

health law | bioethics | biotechnology | health policy |

55 35 0.636 217 112 0.516 12170 4368 0.359
218 20901 23261 49305
United States New York University New York University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Punishment | criminology | law | social theory | welfare state |

54 38 0.704 97 65 0.670 39439 11244 0.285
304 20924 23284 49346
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

law and economics | corporate law | nonprofits |

54 33 0.611 82 56 0.683 29356 6859 0.234
305 20996 23361 49473
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

constitutional law | constitutional theory | political science |

54 26 0.481 113 59 0.522 20665 3233 0.156
4 4332 17095 49816
United Kingdom Middlesex University Middlesex University Law / Law and Legal Studies

International law | human rights law | international criminal law | international humanitarian law |

54 28 0.519 159 81 0.509 14952 4592 0.307
66 21286 23679 50202
United States Temple University Temple University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Crime | Policing | Police | Criminology | Intelligence-led policing |

54 40 0.741 103 84 0.816 12634 5383 0.426
185 21521 23941 50801
United States Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Law / Law and Legal Studies

natural resources law | environmental law | ecosystem services | complex adaptive systems | climate change |

54 32 0.593 119 74 0.622 11012 3904 0.355
643 21577 24006 50958
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

54 25 0.463 106 51 0.481 10624 2097 0.197
11 21770 24227 51508
United States University of Massachusetts Lowell University of Massachusetts Lowell Law / Law and Legal Studies

Corrections | criminology | technology | violence |

54 34 0.630 176 110 0.625 9550 4206 0.440
204 365 5753 52161
Singapore National University of Singapore National University of Singapore Law / Law and Legal Studies

comparative constitutional law | european law | judicial politics | international law | comparative law |

53 34 0.642 90 57 0.633 19486 5009 0.257
43 156 240 52360
South Africa University of Cape Town University of Cape Town Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | policing | environmental security |

53 31 0.585 143 80 0.559 15711 4047 0.258
456 22279 24798 52779
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Law / Law and Legal Studies

corporate law | corporate governance | securities regulation |

53 29 0.547 96 62 0.646 12813 3248 0.253
145 22317 24840 52852
United States University of Virginia University of Virginia Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminal law | mental health law | public health law | bioethics | youth law |

53 32 0.604 154 72 0.468 12466 3953 0.317
291 4604 18273 53141
United Kingdom University of Cambridge University of Cambridge Law / Law and Legal Studies

Violence research | longitudinal studies | violence prevention | cross-national comparison | historical homicide research |

53 40 0.755 178 134 0.753 11536 6754 0.585
413 4651 18475 53735
United Kingdom University College London University College London Law / Law and Legal Studies

crime | foraging | crime prevention | space-time dynamics | complexity science |

53 39 0.736 140 109 0.779 10163 5292 0.521
25 22830 25427 54362
United States University of Louisville University of Louisville Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminological Theory Testing | Advanced Statistics | Substance Use and Abuse | Cybercrime | Race and Gender Issues |

53 34 0.642 159 123 0.774 8835 4293 0.486
369 22986 25604 54780
United States University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Law / Law and Legal Studies

international relations | international law | international political economy |

52 38 0.731 82 67 0.817 25701 8205 0.319
301 2625 25724 54996
Canada University of British Columbia University of British Columbia Law / Law and Legal Studies

Justice | Justice in the Workplace | Mindfulness at Work |

52 39 0.750 74 55 0.743 17226 6209 0.360
1 23148 25784 55124
United States University of California Hastings College of the Law University of California Hastings College of the Law Law / Law and Legal Studies

Gender Bias | Feminist Legal Theory | Work/Life Issues | How Gender Bias Differs by Race | Masculinity |

52 32 0.615 128 75 0.586 15162 5387 0.355

Institutional Subscription (Discount and Free Institutional Academic Performance Report)

70 2777 3013 55322
Australia Griffith University Griffith University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | substance abuse | human development | social interventions |

52 24 0.462 129 53 0.411 13639 3265 0.239
427 4826 19205 55748
United Kingdom University College London University College London Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Police | Trust | Legitimacy |

52 41 0.788 108 95 0.880 11805 7136 0.604
301 4836 19236 55812
United Kingdom University of Cambridge University of Cambridge Law / Law and Legal Studies

prisons | research | values | order | trust |

52 37 0.712 114 80 0.702 11619 5018 0.432
62 23555 26255 56290
United States Georgetown University Georgetown University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Securities Regulation |

52 26 0.500 90 52 0.578 10457 1894 0.181
453 23586 26294 56409
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

law | constitutional law | international law | terrorism | separation of powers |

52 20 0.385 106 55 0.519 10211 1803 0.177
694 24035 26810 57798
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

51 36 0.706 86 54 0.628 22535 4796 0.213
176 2914 3167 57985
Australia Australian National University Australian National University Law / Law and Legal Studies

risk | criminology | jurisprudence |

51 29 0.569 118 77 0.653 16573 4505 0.272
490 24736 27603 59636
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Law / Law and Legal Studies

Free Speech | Religion and the Law | Religious Freedom | First Amendment | Gun Rights |

51 24 0.471 83 46 0.554 9422 2165 0.230
53 24813 27696 59887
United States George Mason University George Mason University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Interrogations and confessions | guilty pleas | mental health courts |

51 34 0.667 95 76 0.800 8950 3673 0.410
187 24814 27697 59888
United States Michigan State University Michigan State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

gender and justice | corrections | violence against women |

51 35 0.686 102 76 0.745 8949 3120 0.349