Highly Cited Researchers 2023

Highly Cited Researchers have demonstrated significant and broad influence in their field(s) of research.

Each researcher selected has authored multiple Highly Cited Papers™ which rank in the top 1% by citations for their field(s) and publication year in the Web of Science™ over the past decade. However, citation activity is not the sole selection indicator. A preliminary list based on citation activity is then refined using qualitative analysis and expert judgement.

Of the world’s population of scientists and social scientists, Highly Cited Researchers™ are 1 in 1,000.

7,125 Highly Cited Researcher designations in 2023

2023 Analysis

Experts from the Institute for Scientific Information™ provide their detailed insight into the list of Highly Cited Researchers 2023, including their geographical locations, primary tenured research institutes and a breakdown of their fields of research.

Read our analysis of the 2023 list.

Full Name Category Primary Affiliation Secondary Affiliations
Miller, Bruce L.
Miller, Bruce L. Neuroscience and Behavior University of California San Francisco, United States Claim profile
Pollen, Alex A.
Pollen, Alex A. Cross-Field University of California San Francisco, United States Claim profile
Rabinovici, Gil D.
Rabinovici, Gil D. Neuroscience and Behavior University of California San Francisco, United States View Profile
Rugo, Hope S.
Rugo, Hope S. Clinical Medicine University of California San Francisco, United States Claim profile
Seeley, William W.
Seeley, William W. Neuroscience and Behavior University of California San Francisco, United States View Profile
Shoichet, Brian K.
Shoichet, Brian K. Cross-Field University of California San Francisco, United States View Profile
Taylor, Barry S.
Taylor, Barry S. Cross-Field University of California San Francisco, United States Claim profile
Turnbaugh, Peter J.
Turnbaugh, Peter J. Biology and Biochemistry University of California San Francisco, United States View Profile
Verdin, Eric
Verdin, Eric Molecular Biology and Genetics University of California San Francisco, United States View Profile
Weaver, Valerie M.
Weaver, Valerie M. Molecular Biology and Genetics University of California San Francisco, United States Claim profile