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#206 Overall Influence

McMaster University

Public research university in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

From Wikipedia

McMaster University is a public research university in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The main McMaster campus is on of land near the residential neighbourhoods of Ainslie Wood and Westdale, adjacent to the Royal Botanical Gardens. It operates six academic faculties: the DeGroote School of Business, Engineering, Health Sciences, Humanities, Social Science, and Science. It is a member of the U15, a group of research-intensive universities in Canada.

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What is McMaster University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#58 World Rank
Medical
#184 World Rank
Biology
#176 World Rank
Engineering
#191 World Rank
Business
#151 World Rank
Chemistry
#179 World Rank
Education
#171 World Rank
Physics
#288 World Rank
Literature
#246 World Rank
Mathematics
#125 World Rank
Psychology
#152 World Rank
Political Science
#218 World Rank
Computer Science
#296 World Rank
Philosophy
#146 World Rank
Religious Studies
#194 World Rank
Economics
#242 World Rank
History
#237 World Rank
Communications
#468 World Rank
Law
#191 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#236 World Rank
Sociology
#223 World Rank
Anthropology
#77 World Rank
Nursing
#181 World Rank
Social Work
#741 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Influential People

Who are McMaster University's Most influential alumni?

McMaster University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Medical, Nursing, and Psychology

John Monahan

Karl Clark

Karl Clark

Canadian chemist

Howard Petch

Canadian academic administrator

Lawrence Martin

Canadian journalist and writer

Sow-Hsin Chen

Sow-Hsin Chen

Physicist

Ernest Henry Nickel

Australian-Canadian mineralogist, CSIRO-Exploration & Mining

Suchart Thada-Thamrongvech

Thai politician

Richard Whitlock

Canadian cardiovascular surgeon

Harvey Skinner

Canadian psychologist

Alia Al-Saji

Professor

Harold M. Brathwaite

Barbadian-Canadian educator and school administrator

Pavol Hell

Canadian computer scientist and mathematician