World Scientist and University Rankings 2023

United States Scientist and University Social Sciences Rankings 2023

AD Scientific Index analyzes academic studies from 1 countries, 1320 universities/institutions, and 16.376 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
3 101 109 214
United States Duke University Duke University Social Sciences / Psychology

developmental psychopathology | intelligence | crime | aging |

209 137 0.656 515 452 0.878 199279 77467 0.389
5 137 148 293
United States Duke University Duke University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

201 123 0.612 740 632 0.854 189138 73824 0.390
2 159 175 362
United States University of Illinois Urbana Champaign University of Illinois Urbana Champaign Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Social psychology | Personality psychology | Positive Psychology |

194 133 0.686 439 376 0.856 307619 135588 0.441
3 229 250 541
United States Columbia University New York Columbia University New York Social Sciences / Child Development

Child Development | Families | Poverty |

182 87 0.478 669 422 0.631 132785 35379 0.266
3 261 283 612
United States Rice University Rice University Social Sciences / Psychology

organizational psychology | human factors | teamwork |

178 109 0.612 638 481 0.754 123139 48056 0.390
3 264 286 616
United States Nemours Children's Health System Nemours Children's Health System Social Sciences / Psychology

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

177 114 0.644 550 366 0.665 271993 97114 0.357
10 294 320 701
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

Emotion | Emotion Regulation |

171 136 0.795 479 463 0.967 188002 104481 0.556
9 361 389 827
United States Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Neuroscience |

165 97 0.588 391 313 0.801 96007 31460 0.328
2 382 410 861
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
10 399 428 886
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
1 425 459 952
United States University of California Davis University of California Davis Social Sciences / Child Development

Child Development | Differential Susceptibility | Evolutionary Theory | Child Abuse | Day Care |

159 90 0.566 435 344 0.791 106101 31800 0.300
8 443 477 989
United States University of Oregon University of Oregon Social Sciences / Psychology

attention |

157 85 0.541 433 254 0.587 174374 44132 0.253
4 457 491 1018
United States Ohio State University Ohio State University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

156 94 0.603 413 339 0.821 165080 54911 0.333
20 477 511 1058
United States University of California San Diego University of California San Diego Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Psychology | Language processing | Reading |

155 79 0.510 397 316 0.796 90559 28362 0.313
1 539 579 1174
United States University of New Hampshire University of New Hampshire Social Sciences / Sociology

child maltreatment | criminology | victimology |

150 93 0.620 360 283 0.786 109837 34740 0.316
29 566 608 1221
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychopathology | developmental neuroscience |

149 89 0.597 444 397 0.894 81161 32654 0.402
1 572 614 1229
United States University of Nevada Reno University of Nevada Reno Social Sciences / Psychology

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

148 96 0.649 447 322 0.720 119388 52017 0.436
3 579 623 1252
United States University of California Davis University of California Davis Social Sciences / Psychology

personality and social psychology | attachment theory |

147 102 0.694 401 325 0.810 148967 53290 0.358
13 580 624 1253
United States Massachusetts Institute of Technology Massachusetts Institute of Technology Social Sciences / Social Sciences

Social Physics | Honest Signals | Computational Social Science | Network and Complexity Science | Wearable Computing |

147 76 0.517 644 390 0.606 139910 39463 0.282
1 594 640 1277
United States Temple University Temple University Social Sciences / Psychology

child and adolescent clinical psychology | treatment of anxiety disorders |

147 78 0.531 546 376 0.689 81078 24922 0.307
1 602 649 1292
United States University of Miami University of Miami Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology |

146 82 0.562 386 294 0.762 169295 58043 0.343
4 604 651 1294
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 121265 44779 0.369
69 613 660 1312
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

Schizophrenia | ADHD | Neuropsychology |

146 83 0.568 522 437 0.837 88241 40875 0.463
8 621 668 1327
United States Princeton University Princeton University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

145 97 0.669 431 299 0.694 167049 55422 0.332
9 629 676 1338
United States Princeton University Princeton University Social Sciences / Sociology

Sociology | Demography |

145 93 0.641 420 291 0.693 110828 35742 0.322
16 646 693 1369
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Social Sciences / Psychology

Social Psychology | Social Cognition | Health Psychology |

144 91 0.632 361 230 0.637 149373 40579 0.272
3 653 700 1380
United States Florida State University Florida State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Suicide prevention |

144 94 0.653 649 532 0.820 92102 46695 0.507
10 680 728 1443
United States Princeton University Princeton University Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | social neuroscience |

142 100 0.704 379 303 0.799 140981 53551 0.380
5 692 743 1467
United States University of Houston University of Houston Social Sciences / Psychology

child neuropsychology | neurodevelopmental disorders | learning disabilities |

142 77 0.542 479 320 0.668 79536 21797 0.274
2 703 754 1482
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Social Sciences / Psychology

developmental psychology |

142 85 0.599 514 442 0.860 69010 28772 0.417
6 727 780 1538
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Psychology |

140 70 0.500 450 256 0.569 158841 29623 0.186
7 762 816 1598
United States University of North Carolina Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Chapel Hill Social Sciences / Sociology

Life Course | Sociology |

139 75 0.540 320 211 0.659 91492 26768 0.293
2 764 818 1600
United States Pennsylvania State University Pennsylvania State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | Education |

139 88 0.633 374 309 0.826 89362 35907 0.402
18 785 840 1649
United States Yale University Yale University Social Sciences / Psychology

prejudice | intergroup relations | prosocial behavior |

138 99 0.717 433 374 0.864 91710 39999 0.436
10 824 879 1710
United States University of Chicago University of Chicago Social Sciences / Psychology

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

137 94 0.686 313 271 0.866 80961 32198 0.398
86 842 898 1737
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Social Sciences

Cohort studies | Neurodevelopment | Sleep | Child Development |

137 104 0.759 714 670 0.938 68827 49353 0.717
1 885 945 1811
United States Claremont Graduate University Claremont Graduate University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

135 84 0.622 307 265 0.863 108778 41456 0.381
2 939 1003 1922
United States Wayne State University Wayne State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology |

133 63 0.474 323 192 0.594 101251 32809 0.324
3 959 1023 1969
United States Temple University Temple University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

133 78 0.586 418 306 0.732 66860 24901 0.372
8 974 1038 1991
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

132 82 0.621 302 219 0.725 171934 66373 0.386

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3 982 1046 2006
United States University of Iowa University of Iowa Social Sciences / Psychology

Iowa Neuroscience Institute | Neuropsychology | Cognitive Neurology |

132 77 0.583 392 299 0.763 88181 23988 0.272
1 998 1062 2031
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
106 1012 1076 2055
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

cognitive neuroscience | cognitive neuropsychology |

132 63 0.477 405 275 0.679 64528 15119 0.234
2 1027 1092 2080
United States University of New Hampshire University of New Hampshire Social Sciences / Sociology

criminology | family | measurement |

131 64 0.489 326 188 0.577 94170 19819 0.210
52 1044 1110 2114
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

131 85 0.649 303 277 0.914 69818 27362 0.392
54 1051 1118 2129
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

psycho-oncology | hypnosis | dissociation | PTSD |

131 65 0.496 473 274 0.579 64946 18005 0.277
7 1061 1129 2151
United States University of Texas Austin University of Texas Austin Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | language | health |

130 88 0.677 356 246 0.691 113715 43724 0.385
55 1071 1140 2168
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

cognitive neuroscience | neuroimaging | neuroinformatics |

130 96 0.738 316 277 0.877 75538 39726 0.526
23 1090 1160 2202
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Social Sciences / Psychology

clinical psychology |

130 86 0.662 469 394 0.840 59748 28977 0.485
3 1146 1219 2301
United States University of Notre Dame University of Notre Dame Social Sciences / Psychology

Affect | Personality | Psychopathology |

128 90 0.703 303 267 0.881 163427 63157 0.386
9 1171 1249 2347
United States Boston University Boston University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

128 92 0.719 426 357 0.838 68385 39817 0.582
16 1187 1267 2382
United States Princeton University Princeton University Social Sciences / Sociology

Sociology | immigration | development | migration | social capital |

127 79 0.622 389 227 0.584 145706 39904 0.274
9 1197 1278 2399
United States University of Texas Austin University of Texas Austin Social Sciences / Psychology

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

127 82 0.646 301 245 0.814 90408 29909 0.331
37 1204 1285 2410
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Social Sciences / Psychology

Prefrontal Cortex | Electrocorticography | Electroencephalogram | Neural Decoding |

127 76 0.598 456 380 0.833 70253 26639 0.379
2 1217 1299 2436
United States University of Miami University of Miami Social Sciences / Sociology

criminological theory | criminal careers | quantitative research methods |

127 87 0.685 491 437 0.890 56274 29044 0.516

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38 1226 1308 2453
United States University of California Berkeley University of California Berkeley Social Sciences / Sociology

sociology | punishment | social theory | embodiment | ethnography |

126 88 0.698 454 291 0.641 118395 47230 0.399
7 1239 1324 2482
United States University of Arizona University of Arizona Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology |

126 79 0.627 285 232 0.814 73104 25287 0.346
5 1261 1348 2519
United States Florida State University Florida State University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

126 84 0.667 322 264 0.820 59797 24432 0.409
1 1285 1376 2576
United States University of Denver University of Denver Social Sciences / Psychology

dyslexia | ADHD |

125 65 0.520 269 198 0.736 67759 18713 0.276
13 1330 1424 2674
United States Vanderbilt University Vanderbilt University Social Sciences / Psychology

brain evolution |

124 55 0.444 505 288 0.570 57890 11903 0.206
68 1389 1486 2788
United States Stanford University Stanford University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

122 83 0.680 240 187 0.779 123322 38861 0.315
14 1392 1490 2797
United States University of California Irvine University of California Irvine Social Sciences / Psychology

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

122 61 0.500 445 239 0.537 79108 18579 0.235
13 1397 1495 2810
United States Washington University Saint Louis Washington University Saint Louis Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Psychology |

122 70 0.574 311 230 0.740 70539 25700 0.364
3 1427 1526 2866
United States Stony Brook University Stony Brook University Social Sciences / Psychology

partner violence | partner aggression | depression | marital problems |

122 52 0.426 288 189 0.656 48693 9584 0.197
146 1461 1563 2939
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | psychiatry | mental health |

121 72 0.595 321 241 0.751 57725 19231 0.333
34 1520 1629 3053
United States University of California Los Angeles University of California Los Angeles Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychoneuroimmunology | Depression | Sleep disturbance | Immunity | Aging |

120 79 0.658 399 307 0.769 53788 24696 0.459
1 1523 1632 3061
United States University of Kentucky University of Kentucky Social Sciences / Psychology

120 66 0.550 364 245 0.673 52002 19016 0.366
152 1525 1634 3063
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

clinical psychology | psychology | psychopathology | PTSD |

120 64 0.533 336 241 0.717 51572 16613 0.322
21 1529 1639 3072
United States University of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | genetics | cardiovascular disease |

120 54 0.450 349 202 0.579 44536 10840 0.243
35 1581 1695 3163
United States Yale University Yale University Social Sciences / Psychology

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

119 67 0.563 394 326 0.827 52707 23478 0.445
11 1600 1717 3198
United States Northwestern University Northwestern University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | social psychology | gender | attitudes | leadership |

118 83 0.703 235 184 0.783 141164 56228 0.398
28 1674 1801 3349
United States University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Social Sciences / Psychology

health psychology | depression | evidence based medicine |

117 58 0.496 309 198 0.641 65054 14301 0.220
47 1680 1807 3359
United States University of California San Diego University of California San Diego Social Sciences / Psychology

117 62 0.530 267 196 0.734 60196 18137 0.301
4 1684 1812 3369
United States Indiana University Bloomington Indiana University Bloomington Social Sciences / Psychology

Neuroscience |

117 72 0.615 323 297 0.920 57509 20921 0.364
22 1716 1845 3437
United States University of Michigan University of Michigan Social Sciences / Psychology

positive psychology |

116 72 0.621 256 173 0.676 93509 37874 0.405
173 1729 1859 3458
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Psychology

suicide | self-injury | clinical psychology | psychiatry |

116 97 0.836 332 323 0.973 68069 44207 0.649
15 1730 1860 3468
United States University of Maryland University of Maryland Social Sciences / Psychology

motivation | cognition | terrorism | political violence | epistemology |

116 80 0.690 365 302 0.827 65498 27802 0.424
25 1746 1876 3491
United States Duke University Duke University Social Sciences / Sociology

116 48 0.414 284 159 0.560 59064 9667 0.164
3 1749 1879 3494
United States Louisiana State University Louisiana State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology |

116 80 0.690 256 214 0.836 57804 20678 0.358
16 1861 1998 3709
United States University of Washington University of Washington Social Sciences / Psychology

Psychology | social cognition | social psychology | cognitive psychology | methodology |

114 74 0.649 225 155 0.689 107739 38961 0.362
1 1868 2005 3720
United States Eli Lilly and Company Eli Lilly and Company Social Sciences / Psychology

psychosis | neurodegeneration | bioinformatics | genomics | drug development |

114 67 0.588 425 277 0.652 74264 30967 0.417
22 1882 2022 3746
United States University of California San Francisco University of California San Francisco Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | public health | medicine | socioeconomic status |

114 79 0.693 337 261 0.774 63085 28877 0.458
12 1888 2028 3754
United States Ohio State University Ohio State University Social Sciences / Psychology

psychololgy |

114 83 0.728 373 326 0.874 59720 32885 0.551
13 1890 2030 3757
United States Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Development | Mathematical Development | Children's Learning |

114 78 0.684 262 181 0.691 58642 19295 0.329
26 1895 2035 3768
United States University of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh Social Sciences / Psychology

Reading | Psycholinguistics | Cognition | Learning |

114 64 0.561 271 215 0.793 55379 17594 0.318
26 1929 2070 3839
United States Duke University Duke University Social Sciences / Psychology

social psychology | motivation | emotion | self and identity |

113 76 0.673 256 197 0.770 104202 45681 0.438
18 1932 2073 3842
United States University of Wisconsin Madison University of Wisconsin Madison Social Sciences / Psychology

well-being | aging | health |

113 77 0.681 257 227 0.883 98744 48928 0.496
27 1940 2082 3860
United States University of Michigan University of Michigan Social Sciences / Psychology

psychology | neuroscience | motivation | emotion | addiction |

113 78 0.690 211 175 0.829 79548 29787 0.374
9 2021 2169 4024
United States Pennsylvania State University Pennsylvania State University Social Sciences / Library and Information Science

Information extraction | search engines | information retrieval | deep learning | digital libraries |

112 67 0.598 435 277 0.637 55054 18818 0.342
11 2042 2192 4066
United States University of Arizona University of Arizona Social Sciences / Psychology

112 60 0.536 240 173 0.721 48804 13320 0.273

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13 2044 2194 4071
United States Boston University Boston University Social Sciences / Psychology

autism | language development | Williams syndrome |

112 73 0.652 250 214 0.856 47810 18928 0.396
6 2045 2196 4074
United States Stony Brook University Stony Brook University Social Sciences / Psychology

depression | mood disorders | psychopathology | developmental psychopathology |

112 69 0.616 408 321 0.787 46823 19064 0.407
13 2046 2197 4076
United States Emory University Emory University Social Sciences / Psychology

personalty disorders | psychiatric classification and diagnosis | scientific thinking in psychology | psychological pseudoscience |

112 76 0.679 413 311 0.753 46610 21767 0.467
17 2087 2240 4154
United States Northwestern University Northwestern University Social Sciences / Psychology

111 69 0.622 283 184 0.650 70463 17978 0.255
44 2091 2246 4164
United States Yale University Yale University Social Sciences / Psychology

adolescent brain | developmental neuroscience | affective and cognitive control |

111 77 0.694 219 186 0.849 65143 28976 0.445
14 2100 2256 4186
United States University of California Santa Barbara University of California Santa Barbara Social Sciences / Psychology

Cognitive Neuroscience |

111 47 0.423 388 172 0.443 56675 11338 0.200
30 2109 2266 4207
United States University of Pittsburgh University of Pittsburgh Social Sciences / Psychology

multimodal communication | affective computing | psychopathology | emotion |

111 70 0.631 280 227 0.811 54228 22763 0.420
46 2115 2273 4215
United States Yale University Yale University Social Sciences / Psychology

memory | cognition | cognitive neuroscience |

111 57 0.514 212 155 0.731 52736 12213 0.232
198 2154 2315 4296
United States Harvard University Harvard University Social Sciences / Political Science

political science | comparative politics | elections | political behavior | international relations |

110 73 0.664 363 253 0.697 95020 38797 0.408
2 2174 2336 4336
United States Iowa State University Iowa State University Social Sciences / Psychology

Aggression | Violence | Social Psychology | Media Psychology | Media Effects |

110 71 0.645 205 178 0.868 60847 22358 0.367