World Scientist and University Rankings 2023

World Scientist and University Social Sciences / Psychology Rankings 2023

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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
3 9 18 76
United Kingdom University College London University College London Social Sciences / Psychology

mind | brain | social interaction |

232 119 0.513 424 422 0.995 222943 54676 0.245
1 2 2 168
Australia Australian Catholic University Australian Catholic University Social Sciences / Psychology

Self-Determination Theory | psychology | intrinsic motivation | education | organizational behavior |

214 176 0.822 423 396 0.936 500584 253871 0.507
3 99 107 210
United States Duke University Duke University Social Sciences / Psychology

developmental psychopathology | intelligence | crime | aging |

209 135 0.646 513 451 0.879 198202 76557 0.386
2 22 88 245
United Kingdom King's College London King's College London Social Sciences / Psychology

psychosis | schizophrenia | drug abuse |

205 103 0.502 674 669 0.993 157678 53118 0.337
5 134 145 294
United States Duke University Duke University Social Sciences / Psychology

developmental psychology | evolutionary anthropology | cognitive science | evolutionary psychology |

200 123 0.615 741 630 0.850 188067 72888 0.388
2 7 123 341
Germany Technische Universität Dresden Technische Universität Dresden Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychiatrie | Psychologie |

195 122 0.626 882 648 0.735 191422 70972 0.371
1 5 125 346
Netherlands VU University of Amsterdam VU University of Amsterdam Social Sciences / Psychology

195 144 0.738 954 944 0.990 163185 90331 0.554
1 29 127 348
United Kingdom University of Edinburgh University of Edinburgh Social Sciences / Psychology

Intelligence | Cognitive Aging | Personality | Psychometrics | Psychology |

195 138 0.708 1088 1070 0.983 150829 83117 0.551
2 153 169 349
United States University of Illinois Urbana Champaign University of Illinois Urbana Champaign Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Social psychology | Personality psychology | Positive Psychology |

194 133 0.686 438 377 0.861 305179 133584 0.438
1 7 8 350
Australia University of Queensland University of Queensland Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | personality |

194 143 0.737 595 480 0.807 252254 108919 0.432

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2 6 136 370
Netherlands Utrecht University Utrecht University Social Sciences / Psychology

Occupational Health Psychology |

192 150 0.781 472 469 0.994 238576 130906 0.549
3 259 281 603
United States Nemours Children's Health System Nemours Children's Health System Social Sciences / Psychology

Positive Psychology | Learned Helplessness | Prospection | Depression | Optimism |

177 113 0.638 549 366 0.667 270270 95673 0.354
3 266 288 615
United States Rice University Rice University Social Sciences / Psychology

organizational psychology | human factors |

177 108 0.610 635 477 0.751 122334 47376 0.387
3 15 252 626
France CEA (Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives) CEA (Commissariat à l'Energie Atomique et aux Energies Alternatives) Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Cognitive Neuroscience | Education |

176 121 0.688 409 407 0.995 141711 55077 0.389
4 12 275 665
Netherlands VU University of Amsterdam VU University of Amsterdam Social Sciences / Psychology

depression | prevention | psychotherapy | meta-analysis | RCTs |

173 136 0.786 693 684 0.987 111098 72390 0.652
10 293 318 691
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

Emotion | Emotion Regulation |

171 136 0.795 473 458 0.968 186069 102746 0.552
1 53 286 704
United Kingdom University of York University of York Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Cognitive Psychology | Memory | Working memory |

170 92 0.541 333 329 0.988 212367 56071 0.264
2 375 403 848
United States Arizona State University Arizona State University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | psychiatry | pediatrics | neuroscience | family studies |

163 105 0.644 492 409 0.831 121653 45600 0.375
9 384 412 860
United States Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Neuroscience |

163 97 0.595 389 312 0.802 95538 31048 0.325
10 397 426 878
United States Duke University Duke University Social Sciences / Psychology

Personality five- factor model. NEO-PI-R |

161 91 0.565 450 332 0.738 189931 58382 0.307
8 448 482 995
United States University of Oregon University of Oregon Social Sciences / Psychology

attention |

156 84 0.538 431 253 0.587 173684 43562 0.251
4 461 495 1028
United States Ohio State University Ohio State University Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | attitudes | persuasion | social cognition | emotion |

155 94 0.606 413 340 0.823 164240 54173 0.330
20 473 507 1046
United States University of California San Diego University of California San Diego Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Psychology | Language processing | Reading |

155 78 0.503 397 316 0.796 90184 28037 0.311
1 3 30 1128
New Zealand University of Otago University of Otago Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology |

152 82 0.539 444 314 0.707 83667 26175 0.313
27 559 601 1205
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychopathology | developmental neuroscience |

149 89 0.597 440 393 0.893 80652 32237 0.400
3 574 616 1237
United States University of California Davis University of California Davis Social Sciences / Psychology

personality and social psychology | attachment theory |

147 102 0.694 399 321 0.805 148164 52598 0.355
1 579 621 1242
United States University of Nevada Reno University of Nevada Reno Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | evolutionary psychology | cognitive science | behavior analysis | clinical psychology |

147 94 0.639 443 316 0.713 118340 51114 0.432
4 16 463 1261
Sweden Karolinska Institute Karolinska Institute Social Sciences / Psychology

Clinical psychology | internet | tinnitus | mood and anxiety disorders |

147 111 0.755 579 576 0.995 76491 44985 0.588
1 592 636 1267
United States University of Miami University of Miami Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology |

146 82 0.562 385 292 0.758 168341 57256 0.340
4 595 639 1270
United States University of Southern California University of Southern California Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | cognitive psychology | consumer behavior | decision making | survey methodology |

146 94 0.644 394 304 0.772 120500 44162 0.366
3 24 468 1278
Switzerland Université de Geneve Université de Geneve Social Sciences / Psychology

emotion | voice | appraisal | speech | music |

146 94 0.644 337 333 0.988 99749 37787 0.379
69 606 651 1294
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

Schizophrenia | ADHD | Neuropsychology |

146 82 0.562 520 435 0.837 87646 40351 0.460
1 610 655 1301
United States Temple University Temple University Social Sciences / Psychology

child and adolescent clinical psychology | treatment of anxiety disorders |

146 77 0.527 544 374 0.688 80648 24621 0.305
8 614 660 1312
United States Princeton University Princeton University Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Neuroscience | Cognitive Psychology | Computational Neuroscience | Cognitive Control | Prefrontal Cortex |

145 96 0.662 425 297 0.699 166039 54743 0.330
11 109 494 1369
United Kingdom University of Cambridge University of Cambridge Social Sciences / Psychology

Developmental and forensic psychology |

144 74 0.514 361 356 0.986 87659 24541 0.280
12 111 496 1374
United Kingdom University of Cambridge University of Cambridge Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Law |

144 72 0.500 355 350 0.986 82191 22842 0.278
16 659 706 1387
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Social Sciences / Psychology

Social Psychology | Social Cognition | Health Psychology |

143 91 0.636 362 228 0.630 148690 40023 0.269
3 664 711 1396
United States Florida State University Florida State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Suicide prevention |

143 93 0.650 644 526 0.817 91216 45930 0.504
5 688 739 1454
United States University of Houston University of Houston Social Sciences / Psychology

child neuropsychology | neurodevelopmental disorders | learning disabilities |

142 76 0.535 478 319 0.667 79181 21480 0.271
2 696 747 1467
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Social Sciences / Psychology

developmental psychology |

142 85 0.599 513 440 0.858 68681 28465 0.414

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10 698 749 1472
United States Princeton University Princeton University Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | social neuroscience |

141 98 0.695 377 303 0.804 140128 52843 0.377
1 7 100 1477
Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong Chinese University of Hong Kong Social Sciences / Psychology

Developmental Psychology |

141 107 0.759 1710 1538 0.899 118769 76700 0.646
6 716 769 1509
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Psychology |

140 69 0.493 449 253 0.563 158383 29281 0.185
2 3 552 1541
Estonia University of Tartu University of Tartu Social Sciences / Psychology

Mismatch negativity and its clinical applications | clinical electrophysiology | cognitive decline | auditory processing |

140 63 0.450 286 285 0.997 80365 18773 0.234
2 757 811 1582
United States Pennsylvania State University Pennsylvania State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Education |

139 87 0.626 372 307 0.825 88790 35433 0.399
15 128 566 1602
United Kingdom University of Oxford University of Oxford Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology |

139 95 0.683 712 705 0.990 74967 39400 0.526
5 52 56 1606
Australia University of New South Wales University of New South Wales Social Sciences / Psychology

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder |

139 91 0.655 634 531 0.838 71245 35902 0.504
19 806 861 1679
United States Yale University Yale University Social Sciences / Psychology

prejudice | intergroup relations | prosocial behavior |

137 99 0.723 432 372 0.861 91134 39470 0.433
10 812 867 1691
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Social Sciences / Psychology

Affective neuroscience | Developmental neuroscience | Social neuroscience | Cognitive neuroscience |

137 94 0.686 312 270 0.865 80539 31797 0.395
17 142 598 1717
United Kingdom University of Oxford University of Oxford Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Neuroscience | Language | Developmental disorders |

137 78 0.569 292 291 0.997 69402 25553 0.368
1 872 932 1790
United States Claremont Graduate University Claremont Graduate University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | social psychology | leadership | social identity | group processes |

135 83 0.615 304 261 0.859 108072 40853 0.378
1 9 129 1870
Israel Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya Social Sciences / Psychology

Attachment | Emotion Regulation | Personality and Social Psychology | Close relationships |

134 86 0.642 376 295 0.785 77625 30038 0.387
2 934 998 1901
United States Wayne State University Wayne State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology |

133 63 0.474 321 191 0.595 100674 32356 0.321
3 949 1013 1936
United States Temple University Temple University Social Sciences / Psychology

anxiety | anxiety disorders | cognitive behavior therapy | social anxiety | dental anxiety |

133 78 0.586 416 302 0.726 66423 24545 0.370
1 159 669 1937
United Kingdom University of Saint Andrews University of Saint Andrews Social Sciences / Psychology

Perception | Evolutionary Psychology | Recognition | Face Perception |

133 76 0.571 247 245 0.992 66350 18064 0.272

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3 966 1030 1964
United States University of Iowa University of Iowa Social Sciences / Psychology

Iowa Neuroscience Institute | Neuropsychology | Cognitive Neurology |

132 77 0.583 391 297 0.760 87905 23751 0.270
1 981 1045 1987
United States University of Memphis University of Memphis Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | discourse | language | artificial intelligence | education |

132 78 0.591 564 378 0.670 74502 26712 0.359
105 995 1059 2018
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

cognitive neuroscience | cognitive neuropsychology |

132 63 0.477 404 272 0.673 64300 14898 0.232
8 1004 1069 2033
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | social psychology | psychoneuroimmunology | health psychology | social support |

131 82 0.626 300 216 0.720 170818 65418 0.383
1 66 1081 2052
Canada Université du Québec Montréal Université du Québec Montréal Social Sciences / Psychology

Passion | Motivation | Self | Positive Psychology | Social Psychology |

131 100 0.763 296 257 0.868 91888 41702 0.454
1 170 715 2069
United Kingdom Birkbeck University of London Birkbeck University of London Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology neuroscience |

131 86 0.656 346 338 0.977 81182 33096 0.408
51 1037 1104 2102
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

psycho-oncology | hypnosis | dissociation | PTSD |

131 63 0.481 471 275 0.584 64635 17779 0.275
2 11 147 2119
Israel Hebrew University of Jerusalem Hebrew University of Jerusalem Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | cross cultural psychology | political psychology |

130 93 0.715 244 217 0.889 140154 59274 0.423
7 1048 1116 2122
United States University of Texas Austin University of Texas Austin Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | language | health |

130 88 0.677 353 244 0.691 113013 43144 0.382
52 1057 1126 2144
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

cognitive neuroscience | neuroimaging | neuroinformatics |

130 95 0.731 312 273 0.875 74906 39122 0.522
53 1062 1131 2155
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

eating disorders | obesity | depression | clinical psychology | psychiatry |

130 84 0.646 303 277 0.914 69412 27004 0.389
23 1075 1145 2176
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Social Sciences / Psychology

clinical psychology |

130 85 0.654 465 389 0.837 59212 28516 0.482
3 1130 1202 2267
United States University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame Social Sciences / Psychology

Affect | Personality | Psychopathology |

128 89 0.695 302 266 0.881 162446 62294 0.383
8 1177 1257 2366
United States University of Texas Austin University of Texas Austin Social Sciences / Psychology

evolutionary psychology | personality | social psychology | sexuality | sex differences |

127 82 0.646 302 245 0.811 89697 29233 0.326
8 70 76 2382
Australia University of Queensland University of Queensland Social Sciences / Psychology

Social identity | Identity | Social psychology | Group processes | Leadership |

127 95 0.748 397 347 0.874 70658 39694 0.562
37 1186 1266 2384
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Social Sciences / Psychology

Prefrontal Cortex | Electrocorticography | Electroencephalogram | Neural Decoding |

127 76 0.598 461 385 0.835 70032 26453 0.378
9 1191 1271 2395
United States Boston University Boston University Social Sciences / Psychology

Clinical Psychology | Cognitive Behavioral Therapy | Anxiety Disorders | Social Anxiety |

127 91 0.717 424 354 0.835 67611 39109 0.578
2 52 824 2420
Netherlands Maastricht University Maastricht University Social Sciences / Psychology

Anxiety | child and adolescent psychopathology |

127 71 0.559 338 337 0.997 48587 19167 0.394
7 1225 1308 2450
United States University of Arizona University of Arizona Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology |

126 79 0.627 284 232 0.817 72731 25003 0.344
1 86 837 2474
Germany Universität Konstanz Universität Konstanz Social Sciences / Psychology

traumatic stress | PTSD | aggression | neuroplasticity |

126 71 0.563 330 326 0.988 59902 19247 0.321
1 1274 1364 2552
United States University of Denver University of Denver Social Sciences / Psychology

dyslexia | ADHD |

125 65 0.520 269 197 0.732 67470 18471 0.274
5 1284 1375 2569
United States Florida State University Florida State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Social Influence | Power and Politics | Reputation | and Political Skill |

125 84 0.672 322 264 0.820 59456 24162 0.406
16 222 891 2616
United Kingdom King's College London King's College London Social Sciences / Psychology

Developmental Psychology | Developmental Neuroscience | ADHD |

124 86 0.694 346 343 0.991 65616 31017 0.473
12 1314 1408 2642
United States Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Social Sciences / Psychology

brain evolution |

124 55 0.444 505 287 0.568 57690 11732 0.203
68 1373 1469 2751
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | cultural psychology | self | choice | motivaton |

122 83 0.680 240 187 0.779 122645 38332 0.313
37 237 941 2776
United Kingdom University of Oxford University of Oxford Social Sciences / Psychology

panic | social anxiety | social phobia | cognitive therapy | iapt |

122 72 0.590 216 215 0.995 71836 24864 0.346
13 1384 1482 2779
United States Washington University Saint Louis Washington University Saint Louis Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Psychology |

122 70 0.574 311 230 0.740 70166 25369 0.362
3 242 959 2832
United Kingdom University of Leeds University of Leeds Social Sciences / Psychology

exercise | energy balance | appetite | obesity | satiety |

122 63 0.516 256 254 0.992 48645 16380 0.337
3 1414 1513 2833
United States Stony Brook University Stony Brook University Social Sciences / Psychology

partner violence | partner aggression | depression | marital problems |

122 52 0.426 287 189 0.659 48554 9470 0.195
18 244 964 2851
United Kingdom King's College London King's College London Social Sciences / Psychology

psychopharmacology | biological psychiatry |

121 83 0.686 390 380 0.974 80374 39876 0.496
15 1426 1525 2852
United States University of California Irvine University of California Irvine Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Cognitive psychology | Memory | Eyewitness testimony | psychology and law |

121 61 0.504 444 239 0.538 78786 18312 0.232
7 103 1550 2905
Canada Université de Montréal Université de Montréal Social Sciences / Psychology

developmental psychopathology | prevention science | peers | delinquency | addictions |

121 67 0.554 404 324 0.802 46250 16763 0.362
2 256 1010 2980
United Kingdom University of Derby University of Derby Social Sciences / Psychology

compassion | clinical psychology | evolution | self-compassion |

120 91 0.758 262 259 0.989 59666 30846 0.517
12 110 1626 3045
Canada University of British Columbia University of British Columbia Social Sciences / Psychology

119 68 0.571 242 186 0.769 78926 22511 0.285
2 110 1037 3073
Germany Max Planck Institute for Human Development; Max-Planck-Institut für Bildungsforschung Max Planck Institute for Human Development; Max-Planck-Institut für Bildungsforschung Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Developmental Psychology | Cognitive Science | Behavioural Science |

119 89 0.748 361 357 0.989 62621 30945 0.494

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155 1542 1654 3093
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | psychiatry | mental health |

119 71 0.597 319 239 0.749 57372 18972 0.331
13 69 1045 3108
Netherlands VU University of Amsterdam VU University of Amsterdam Social Sciences / Psychology

Brain and behavior | neuropsychology | learning | memory | executive function |

119 64 0.538 312 310 0.994 55001 17843 0.324
36 1558 1671 3119
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychoneuroimmunology | Depression | Sleep disturbance | Immunity | Aging |

119 78 0.655 397 304 0.766 53342 24281 0.455
1 1564 1677 3130
United States University of Kentucky University of Kentucky Social Sciences / Psychology

119 65 0.546 364 243 0.668 51630 18680 0.362
156 1566 1679 3133
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

clinical psychology | psychology | psychopathology | PTSD |

119 63 0.529 334 239 0.716 51259 16345 0.319
22 1577 1691 3151
United States University of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | genetics | cardiovascular disease |

119 53 0.445 346 200 0.578 44401 10726 0.242
18 117 1702 3170
Canada University of Toronto University of Toronto Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Psychology | Reasoning | Decision Making | Educational Psychology | Reading |

118 65 0.551 238 167 0.702 85890 26295 0.306
6 109 115 3215
Australia Macquarie University Macquarie University Social Sciences / Psychology

Anxiety |

118 77 0.653 378 308 0.815 56565 22261 0.394
35 1618 1736 3227
United States Yale University Yale University Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychopathology | behavior genetics | cognitive neuroscience | schizophrenia | bipolar disorder |

118 67 0.568 392 324 0.827 52363 23179 0.443
11 1628 1749 3254
United States Northwestern University Northwestern University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | social psychology | gender | attitudes | leadership |

117 82 0.701 234 184 0.786 140289 55443 0.395