#17807 Overall Influence

Stanley Jaki

American priest and physicist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Stanley L. Jaki was a Hungarian-born priest of the Benedictine order. From 1975 to his death, he was Distinguished University Professor at Seton Hall University, in South Orange, New Jersey. He held doctorates in theology and in physics and was a leading contributor to the philosophy of science and the history of science, particularly to their relationship to Christianity. In 2018, Jaki was named one of five Catholic scientists "that shaped our understanding of the world" by Aleteia; the other four are: Copernicus, Gregor Mendel, Giuseppe Mercalli and Georges Lemaitre.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Seton Hall University


Fordham University

Private research university in New York City

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#846 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1394 World Rank
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