19 Monash academics recognised as the world’s most influential scientists and social scientists

19 Monash researchers have been named in Clarivate’s list of Highly Cited Researchers for 2023.

Clarivate’s annual list of Highly Cited Researchers recognises influential researchers in the sciences and social sciences from around the world, who have demonstrated significant and broad influence in their field/s of research.

The researchers included on the list have authored multiple highly cited papers which are ranked in the world’s top one percent by citations for their fields and publication year in the Web of Science over the past decade.

This year Clarivate announced 7125 Highly Cited Researcher designations from across 67 countries and regions.

List of Highly Cited Researchers 2023 - Monash University (primary affiliation)



Rinaldo Bellomo

Clinical Medicine

Stephen Nicholls

Clinical Medicine

Peter Gibson


Learn-Han Lee


Douglas MacFarlane


Stefan Maier


Rob Raven


Huanting Wang


Xiwang Zhang


Chai, Siang-Piao


Russell Smyth

Economics and Business

Peter Cawood


Jamie Rossjohn


Alex Fornito

Neuroscience and Behaviour

Arthur Christopoulos

Pharmacology and Toxicology

Patrick Sexton

Pharmacology and Toxicology

Natalie Trevaskis

Pharmacology and Toxicology

Rachelle Buchbinder

Social Sciences

Ilya Mandel

Space Science

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