January 28, 2021
K-State faculty listed top researchers in recent study
More than 90 Kansas State University faculty members were listed as being in the top 2% of researchers in the world, according to a 2020 study done by Stanford University.
The study determined the researchers included by most research citings for scientists around the world. The exhaustive list includes 159,683 persons.
Many disciplines are represented by K-State faculty on the list, including entomology, food science agronomy and agriculture, marketing, microbiology, family studies, veterinary science and materials.
Researchers from both the Manhattan and Polytechnic campuses were included.
A full list of the selected top researchers can be found in a Google Doc created by the Stanford researchers.