Congratulations to Emeritus Professor David Rowe who has been named top researcher in the field of Communication in The Australian's 2019 Research Magazine. Western Sydney University has been named top institution in Sociology.
Research analytics firm League of Scholars analysed data from Google Scholar to identify leaders in 258 fields of scholarship based on both volume of research produced and its quality. The top researcher and the top institution in each field is the one whose papers have been cited most often.
Other featured Western academics include Professor Caroline Smith, top researcher in Alternative and Traditional Medicine, and rising stars Dr Joseph Firth (Psychiatry) and Dr Felix Ogbo (Health and Medical Sciences).
Posted: 3 October 2019.