World Scientist and University Rankings 2023

United States Scientist and University Law / Law and Legal Studies Rankings 2023

AD Scientific Index analyzes academic studies from 1 countries, 361 universities/institutions, and 1.856 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 5 years H-index", "total i10 index", "last 5 years' i10 index", "total number of citations", and “last 5 years’ citations”. Please read the methodology section for “Limitations and Possible Reasons Why a Scientist Is Not on This List”. Click for 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 5 year Last 5 year/total Total Last 5 year Last 5 year/total Total Last 5 year Last 5 year/total
15 706 757 1490
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

legal psychology |

141 99 0.702 359 267 0.744 126982 45919 0.362
6 1282 1373 2572
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminological Theory | Correctional Policy | Organization of Knowledge |

125 78 0.624 381 308 0.808 69628 26744 0.384
14 2011 2158 4003
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Statistics | Public Policy |

112 73 0.652 213 177 0.831 61230 24149 0.394
27 2550 2751 5123
United States Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

106 49 0.462 342 212 0.620 43292 9798 0.226
167 3395 3673 6842
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Intellectual Property | Antitrust | Internet Law |

98 61 0.622 185 162 0.876 41421 11838 0.286
301 3875 4204 7887
United States Harvard University Harvard University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

94 55 0.585 167 114 0.683 54863 17491 0.319
24 3933 4265 7993
United States University of Virginia University of Virginia Law / Law and Legal Studies

commitment | sentencing | violence | law | risk |

94 50 0.532 243 140 0.576 37283 8231 0.221
1 4233 4592 8612
United States CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Law / Law and Legal Studies

92 63 0.685 160 124 0.775 44892 15973 0.356
9 4636 5031 9443
United States George Mason University George Mason University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

90 68 0.756 263 201 0.764 34357 17335 0.505
52 5186 5637 10645
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Law / Law and Legal Studies

87 53 0.609 216 167 0.773 30877 10637 0.344
5 6831 7447 14185
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 40 0.500 214 114 0.533 42626 15844 0.372
52 6931 7563 14377
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Law / Law and Legal Studies

80 53 0.663 146 125 0.856 27667 11337 0.410
3 7355 8017 15300
United States Saint Louis University Saint Louis University Law / Law and Legal Studies

drug abuse | violence | antisocial behavior | health criminology | school dropout |

79 59 0.747 388 349 0.899 21946 14567 0.664
13 7375 8039 15359
United States Iowa State University Iowa State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

79 59 0.747 319 269 0.843 21026 11806 0.561
159 7434 8101 15491
United States Columbia University New York Columbia University New York Law / Law and Legal Studies

78 43 0.551 170 97 0.571 51973 9988 0.192
50 7535 8210 15688
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 |

78 44 0.564 242 152 0.628 28218 8233 0.292
56 7545 8221 15707
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology |

78 44 0.564 152 109 0.717 27722 8218 0.296
138 8373 9150 17662
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law | economics | politics |

75 40 0.533 192 114 0.594 32969 10180 0.309
9 8496 9284 17962
United States Northeastern University Northeastern University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | criminal justice | crime | policing |

75 59 0.787 205 155 0.756 22456 12598 0.561
146 8903 9742 18947
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

74 30 0.405 181 100 0.552 20401 3971 0.195
19 9153 10015 19493
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

Victimology | violence against women | campus crime |

73 57 0.781 181 153 0.845 25373 13447 0.530
20 9156 10018 19501
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

victimization | VAW | measurement | campus crime |

73 57 0.781 176 150 0.852 25177 13362 0.531
69 9310 10188 19867
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Gangs | Violence | Criminal Justice | Criminology |

73 54 0.740 183 124 0.678 19796 8521 0.430
99 9570 10489 20478
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Law / Law and Legal Studies

Social policy | data science | behavioral science |

72 51 0.708 156 117 0.750 24195 11734 0.485
247 10539 11550 22749
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

constitutional law | environmental law | climate change | jurisprudence |

70 29 0.414 187 96 0.513 19914 3431 0.172
385 10656 11685 23025
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

health law | bioethics | health policy |

70 43 0.614 183 148 0.809 17334 7488 0.432
9 11475 12596 24867
United States City University of New York City University of New York Law / Law and Legal Studies

Juries | Eyewitnesses |

68 34 0.500 123 77 0.626 19658 4240 0.216
90 11658 12803 25352
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

sentencing and case adjudication |

68 49 0.721 132 108 0.818 15631 7101 0.454
230 11983 13169 26067
United States University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Law / Law and Legal Studies

antitrust | legal history |

67 34 0.507 183 111 0.607 19577 5033 0.257
93 12217 13433 26659
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Empathy/Guilt | Psychopathy | Conduct Disorders | Neurobiology |

67 51 0.761 127 124 0.976 15138 8296 0.548
276 12315 13549 26909
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

Antitrust | Federalism | Law and Economics |

66 33 0.500 145 77 0.531 39322 8088 0.206
278 12345 13584 26987
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

law and economics |

66 33 0.500 145 78 0.538 27755 5792 0.209
286 12796 14081 28118
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

Antitrust | Federalism | Law and Economics |

65 32 0.492 144 73 0.507 38968 7819 0.201
440 12872 14165 28249
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

health law | health policy | torts | injury prevention |

65 40 0.615 183 139 0.760 24987 8773 0.351
143 12913 14212 28327
United States Pennsylvania State University Pennsylvania State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Delinquency | Adolescence | Quantitative Methods |

65 44 0.677 115 89 0.774 22184 7944 0.358
1 13626 15023 30165
United States Kutztown University Kutztown University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminal Thinking | Psychopathy | Taxometrics | Causal Mediation Analysis |

64 41 0.641 298 217 0.728 15964 7054 0.442
42 14404 15912 32245
United States Florida State University Florida State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology |

63 49 0.778 145 128 0.883 11561 6770 0.586
157 14489 16001 32420
United States New York University New York University Law / Law and Legal Studies

political science | law |

62 33 0.532 133 67 0.504 26050 6051 0.232
331 14539 16056 32516
United States University of Michigan University of Michigan Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

62 46 0.742 146 121 0.829 21576 11743 0.544
144 14739 16274 33052
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Law / Law and Legal Studies

Comparative Constitutional Law | International Law | Asia |

62 45 0.726 162 135 0.833 15581 8524 0.547

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36 14965 16524 33692
United States University of South Carolina University of South Carolina Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminal justice | policing | criminology |

62 39 0.629 173 101 0.584 12291 5269 0.429
43 15287 16882 34448
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

61 48 0.787 109 93 0.853 16681 8573 0.514
188 15882 17545 35931
United States University of Southern California University of Southern California Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law | Political Science | Judicial Behavior |

60 36 0.600 132 90 0.682 20110 6230 0.310
172 15887 17553 35959
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
50 16692 18487 38008
United States Temple University Temple University Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology criminal justice |

59 37 0.627 121 84 0.694 17059 5191 0.304
188 17659 19562 40445
United States University of California Irvine University of California Irvine Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law. Dispute Resolution | Conflict Resolution | International law |

58 26 0.448 127 77 0.606 13433 3066 0.228
50 17726 19642 40658
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

crime |

58 40 0.690 162 100 0.617 12709 5104 0.402
55 18010 19965 41495
United States University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame Law / Law and Legal Studies

Justice | trust | personality |

57 51 0.895 79 72 0.911 51538 24739 0.480
816 18018 19974 41509
United States Harvard University Harvard University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

57 34 0.596 165 70 0.424 42109 11059 0.263
145 18110 20074 41689
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Operations Research |

57 33 0.579 123 67 0.545 22079 5113 0.232
1 18279 20262 42034
United States University of North Florida University of North Florida Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | drugs & crime |

57 38 0.667 174 118 0.678 15718 6273 0.399
55 18750 20797 43380
United States University of South Florida University of South Florida Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminological theory | capital punishment |

57 36 0.632 109 93 0.853 10261 3554 0.346
394 19157 21263 44390
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Law / Law and Legal Studies

intellectual property | copyright | information policy |

56 29 0.518 147 59 0.401 14323 3177 0.222
38 19289 21411 44736
United States George Washington University George Washington University Law / Law and Legal Studies

56 35 0.625 262 113 0.431 12752 4529 0.355
596 19297 21420 44754
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

56 36 0.643 121 63 0.521 12673 4025 0.318

FAQ    Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

209 19452 21594 45184
United States University of California Irvine University of California Irvine Law / Law and Legal Studies

Neighborhoods and crime | criminology | sociology | urban studies |

56 49 0.875 118 114 0.966 11365 6964 0.613
172 19704 21898 45993
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

55 38 0.691 101 70 0.693 37918 12583 0.332
378 20145 22385 47062
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 |

55 30 0.545 122 71 0.582 12256 3544 0.289
1 20362 22628 47709
United States Ferris State University Ferris State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Corrections | Criminological theory | Organizational/Workplace facotrs |

55 43 0.782 105 98 0.933 10600 6205 0.585
374 20442 22722 47928
United States University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

55 43 0.782 105 92 0.876 10012 5778 0.577
217 20588 22890 48380
United States New York University New York University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

54 39 0.722 97 68 0.701 39080 13703 0.351
300 20608 22910 48422
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

law and economics | corporate law | nonprofits |

54 36 0.667 82 59 0.720 29189 8241 0.282
301 20679 22986 48545
United States Yale University Yale University Law / Law and Legal Studies

constitutional law | constitutional theory | political science |

54 27 0.500 111 63 0.568 20533 3746 0.182
430 20961 23300 49252
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Law / Law and Legal Studies

corporate law | corporate governance | securities regulation |

54 33 0.611 94 63 0.670 12718 3900 0.307
65 20979 23318 49294
United States Temple University Temple University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

54 42 0.778 103 89 0.864 12522 6250 0.499
184 21213 23584 49913
United States Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

54 33 0.611 117 80 0.684 10869 4422 0.407
641 21261 23637 50059
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

54 27 0.500 106 60 0.566 10537 2529 0.240
11 21440 23851 50586
United States University of Massachusetts Lowell University of Massachusetts Lowell Law / Law and Legal Studies

Corrections | criminology | technology | violence |

54 36 0.667 175 120 0.686 9387 4533 0.483
24 22545 25086 53440
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 38 0.717 158 132 0.835 8764 5015 0.572
404 22681 25242 53795
United States University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Law / Law and Legal Studies

international relations | international law | international political economy |

52 39 0.750 82 68 0.829 25474 9732 0.382
1 22848 25428 54153
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 34 0.654 128 81 0.633 15014 6118 0.407
155 23020 25628 54578
United States University of Virginia University of Virginia Law / Law and Legal Studies

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

52 34 0.654 152 81 0.533 12367 4443 0.359
60 23257 25903 55275
United States Georgetown University Georgetown University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Securities Regulation |

52 28 0.538 88 57 0.648 10400 2225 0.214
456 23294 25948 55408
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 23 0.442 106 59 0.557 10145 2171 0.214
689 23713 26429 56743
United States Stanford University Stanford University Law / Law and Legal Studies

51 39 0.765 86 59 0.686 22384 5657 0.253
488 24401 27215 58587
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 27 0.529 83 53 0.639 9346 2513 0.269
187 24476 27305 58839
United States Michigan State University Michigan State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

gender and justice | corrections | violence against women |

51 36 0.706 101 79 0.782 8877 3603 0.406
23 24697 27559 59543
United States University at Albany University at Albany Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology Sociology Public Health Epidemiology |

51 31 0.608 102 83 0.814 6595 3025 0.459
1006 24713 27575 59579
United States Harvard University Harvard University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law | Economics | Accidents | Crime | Litigation |

50 43 0.860 50 50 1.000 35716 7080 0.198
216 25056 27966 60305
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology | Crime | Criminal Justice |

50 40 0.800 77 71 0.922 12088 6072 0.502
60 25511 28485 61677
United States George Mason University George Mason University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Interrogations and confessions | guilty pleas | mental health courts |

50 38 0.760 95 79 0.832 8888 4245 0.478
87 25654 28652 62183
United States University of South Florida University of South Florida Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | juvenile justice |

50 19 0.380 175 52 0.297 8111 1699 0.209
13 25915 28950 62920
United States University of North Carolina Charlotte University of North Carolina Charlotte Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology |

49 34 0.694 71 56 0.789 18599 11127 0.598
303 26267 29342 63717
United States University of Texas Austin University of Texas Austin Law / Law and Legal Studies

law |

49 24 0.490 111 53 0.477 11054 2465 0.223
69 26999 30185 66007
United States University of Cincinnati University of Cincinnati Law / Law and Legal Studies

crime | biosocial criminology | virtual reality |

49 41 0.837 125 113 0.904 7086 4683 0.661
236 27040 30241 66188
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

policing | criminal justice |

49 37 0.755 92 80 0.870 6323 4082 0.646
272 27360 30593 66841
United States New York University New York University Law / Law and Legal Studies

international law | European union law | international relations | governance |

48 28 0.583 86 59 0.686 12393 4181 0.337
317 27704 30976 67757
United States University of Texas Austin University of Texas Austin Law / Law and Legal Studies

Use of force | humanitarian law | law of armed conflict | cyber |

48 32 0.667 125 77 0.616 9423 4689 0.498
220 27713 30985 67778
United States Michigan State University Michigan State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

cybercrime | subcultures | computer hacking | malicious software | digital piracy |

48 44 0.917 127 121 0.953 9377 6974 0.744
59 27731 31007 67840
United States George Washington University George Washington University Law / Law and Legal Studies

International law |

48 21 0.438 110 40 0.364 9268 1798 0.194

Institutional Subscription (Discount and Free Institutional Academic Performance Report)

257 27765 31045 67947
United States Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Corporate governance | corporate law | securities law |

48 28 0.583 92 62 0.674 9089 3482 0.383
401 27789 31072 68010
United States Duke University Duke University Law / Law and Legal Studies

48 28 0.583 107 67 0.626 8987 2871 0.319
174 27795 31078 68024
United States Northwestern University Northwestern University Law / Law and Legal Studies

law |

48 17 0.354 116 40 0.345 8957 1676 0.187
60 27829 31117 68118
United States George Washington University George Washington University Law / Law and Legal Studies

criminology | violence against women |

48 27 0.563 96 53 0.552 8829 2706 0.306
9 28328 31701 69879
United States Texas State University Texas State University Law / Law and Legal Studies

crime theory | crime data | routine activities |

47 32 0.681 84 53 0.631 29209 12023 0.412
2 28378 31754 69993
United States CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Law / Law and Legal Studies

Psychology |

47 46 0.979 71 67 0.944 19095 13558 0.710
304 28414 31793 70059
United States University of California Irvine University of California Irvine Law / Law and Legal Studies

legal profession | globalization | access to justice | legal education | international law |

47 27 0.574 114 63 0.553 17009 6021 0.354
78 28777 32197 70957
United States Georgetown University Georgetown University Law / Law and Legal Studies

47 25 0.532 103 51 0.495 10213 2146 0.210
81 29141 32628 72029
United States Georgetown University Georgetown University Law / Law and Legal Studies

Law | Jurisprudence | Legal Theory | Procedure | Virtue Ethics |

47 26 0.553 83 53 0.639 8382 3603 0.430
87 29564 33131 73509
United States University of Alabama Birmingham University of Alabama Birmingham Law / Law and Legal Studies

Criminology |

47 36 0.766 100 82 0.820 6476 3839 0.593