Clarivate Web of Science releases the most Highly Cited Researchers list for 2021

November 19, 2021
The Web of Science, which is produced by Clarivate Analytics, has released its 2021 list of the 6,602 most highly cited researchers in one or more of 21 fields. Canada was the 7th best represented country with over 200 researchers reporting a primary or secondary affiliation with an institution or research organization in Canada. 196 researchers came from Canadian postsecondary institutions, with the highest numbers coming from the University of Toronto, University of British Columbia, McGill University, McMaster University, University of Manitoba, University of Waterloo, Université de Montreal, University of Alberta, and University of Calgary. “The work these researchers do is often the basis for completely new and exciting fields of inquiry,” said Aminah Robinson Fayek, UAlberta VP (research and innovation). Web of Science | Executive Summary | UAlberta (National)