Spotlight:

Stanford Psychiatry Faculty Among the Most Highly Cited in the World

Jan January 29 Tue 2019

We are proud to celebrate faculty members in the Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences who have been included in Clarivate Analytics 2018 Highly Cited Researcher’s list – a testament to the breadth, scope and impact of their work.

Through the volume of publications and papers which have drawn large numbers of citations over about the last decade, seven members of Stanford Psychiatry have been identified as providing significant influence in their areas of study.  With their inclusion on the Highly Cited Researchers list they are part of an elite group of scientists, who are, as Clarivate puts it, contributing “to extending the frontier and gaining for society knowledge and innovations that make the world healthier, richer, sustainable, and more secure.”  We add our congratulations and gratitude to the faculty highlighted in the 2018 list:

In the field of Neuroscience & Behavior:

Robert Malenka
Nancy Friend Pritzker Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Vinod Menon
Rachael L. and Walter F. Nichols, MD, Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Professor, by courtesy, of Neurology

Thomas Südhof
Avram Goldstein Professor in Molecular and Cellular Physiology, and Professor, by courtesy, of Neurology and of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Michael Greicius
Associate Professor of Neurology and, by courtesy, of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

In the field of Psychiatry/Psychology:

Amit Etkin
Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

In the Cross-Field* category:

Douglas Levinson
Walter E. Nichols, M.D. Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

* identifying “substantial influence across several fields from 2006-2016"

And in two fields - Biology & Biochemistry and Neuroscience & Behavior:

Karl Deisseroth
D. H. Chen Professor, Professor of Bioengineering and of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

For a complete list of Clarivate's 2018 Most Highly Cited Researchers, please visit:
https://hcr.clarivate.com/