UQ leads the nation in Highly Cited Researcher awards

The University of Queensland has received the highest number of Highly Cited Researcher (HCR) awards in Australia for the third year in a row.

UQ received 40 of the prestigious awards in the 2023 Clarivate HCR list , in equal place with the University of Melbourne.

Globally, the University was the 25 most awarded institution.

The awards recognise the exceptional performance of UQ researchers who have a significant number of papers in the top 1% most cited in their field and year of publication.

Eight UQ researchers made the list for the first time this year.

The full list can be found online here.