#168 Overall Influence

University of Western Ontario

Public research university located in London, Ontario, Canada

From Wikipedia

The University of Western Ontario is a public research university in London, Ontario, Canada. The main campus is located on of land, surrounded by residential neighbourhoods and the Thames River bisecting the campus's eastern portion. The university operates twelve academic faculties and schools. It is a member of the U15, a group of research-intensive universities in Canada.

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What is University of Western Ontario 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

#51 World Rank
Business
#80 World Rank
Medical
#186 World Rank
Biology
#187 World Rank
Literature
#179 World Rank
Philosophy
#113 World Rank
Political Science
#149 World Rank
Computer Science
#114 World Rank
Psychology
#164 World Rank
Education
#88 World Rank
Communications
#254 World Rank
Engineering
#161 World Rank
Law
#249 World Rank
Mathematics
#119 World Rank
Economics
#193 World Rank
History
#265 World Rank
Chemistry
#248 World Rank
Physics
#194 World Rank
Religious Studies
#195 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#280 World Rank
Sociology
#237 World Rank
Anthropology
#230 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#217 World Rank
Nursing
#144 World Rank
Social Work

Influential People

Who are University of Western Ontario's Most influential alumni?

University of Western Ontario 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, Medical, and Communications

Jen Gunter

Jen Gunter

Canadian-American gynecologist, columnist and author on women's reproductive health

Michael McCain

Canadian businessman

Ian MacPherson

Ian MacPherson

Canadian historian

Alberto Dahik

Vicepresident of Ecuador

Bryan Lee O'Malley

Bryan Lee O'Malley

Artist

Melvyn A. Goodale

Melvyn A. Goodale

Canadian neuroscientist

R. Scott Bakker

R. Scott Bakker

Canadian writer

Harley Pasternak

Canadian personal trainer

Charles George Drake

Neurosurgeon

Scott Feschuk

Canadian writer

Richard Nesbitt

Canadian businessman

Don McKay

Canadian poet