Bauer Faculty Among Most Cited in the World

Published on December 11, 2020

Faculty Among Top 2 Percent of Main Subfield Discipline

Pictured, from top left: Department of Management & Leadership Professors Robert Eisenberger, Robert Keller, Alan Witt and Leanne Atwater, Dean and Cullen Distinguished Chair Professor Paul A. Pavlou, Department of Decision & Information Sciences Professor Wynne Chin and Department of Marketing & Entrepreneurship Professor Emeritus Steven Brown. Not pictured: Department of Management & Leadership Adjunct Faculty Joseph Martocchio.

Several faculty members at the C. T. Bauer College of Business hold the distinction of publishing research papers that are among the most cited in the world, according to the open access academic journal, PLoS Biology.

“A standardized citation metrics author database annotated for scientific field,” was first published by John P.A. Ioannidis, Jeroen Baas, Richard Klavans and Kevin W. Boyack in August 2019. In a 2020 update, eight professors affiliated with the Bauer College are included in a compilation of the most cited in the world. The article identified paper authors that were either among the top 100,000 overall in a composite index they developed, or, among the top 2 percent of their main subfield discipline.

The Bauer College faculty on the list include:

By Julie Bonnin