Seven IU Faculty Members Earn Recognition for Research

(BLOOMINGTON) – Seven Indiana University Bloomington faculty members were recognized as a “Highly Cited Researcher” by Clarivate, a global company specializing in data and innovations.

Those who were honored were:

  • David B. Audretsch, Distinguished Professor, Ameritech chair of economic development, director of the Institute for Development Strategies in the Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs.
  • Karen Bush, professor of practice in biotechnology, interim director of the Biotechnology Program in the Department of Biology in the College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Jay T. Lennon, biology professor and Evolution, Ecology and Behavior Section associate chair in the Department of Biology.
  • Richard P. Phillips, biology professor and science director for the Research and Teaching Preserve.
  • Olaf Sporns, Distinguished Professor, Provost Professor and Robert H. Shaffer Chair in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences in the College of Arts and Sciences.
  • Cassidy R. Sugimoto, professor of informatics and informatics graduate director in the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing and Engineering.
  • Xuan Tian, professor of finance in the Kelley School of Business.

Fewer than 6,200 researchers from around the world in 21 research fields earned the distinction, demonstrated by highly cited papers ranking in the top 1 percent in the field in the Web of Science research database.