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James Cook University ERA 2018 Research Outcomes

This table shows the ERA 2018 research outcome for James Cook University. It is also possible to see how JCU has performed over previous research ranking surveys. although the criteria has changed somewhat over time.

James Cook University ERA Research Outcomes (click links for rankings of all universities for each field)
Field of Research2018201520122010
01 Mathematical Sciences 2 3 NA 4
0102 Applied Mathematics NA 3 NA 3

02 Physical Sciences 2 3 3 3
0201 Astronomical and Space Sciences NA 3 NA NA
0203 Classical Physics NA NA NA 4

03 Chemical Sciences 3 3 3 4
0302 Inorganic Chemistry 3 4 4 4
0305 Organic Chemistry NA NA 4 5

04 Earth Sciences 4 4 4 4
0402 Geochemistry 4 4 4 4
0403 Geology 4 4 5 5
0405 Oceanography 3 3 3 NA
0406 Physical Geography and Environmental Geoscience 3 4 5 4

05 Environmental Sciences 5 5 5 5
0501 Ecological Applications NA 5 5 5
0502 Environmental Science and Management 5 5 5 5

06 Biological Sciences 4 4 4 5
0601 Biochemistry and Cell Biology 3 3 3 3
0602 Ecology 4 4 5 5
0603 Evolutionary Biology 4 3 3 4
0604 Genetics 3 3 NA NA
0605 Microbiology 2 3 3 3
0607 Plant Biology 4 3 5 5
0608 Zoology 4 3 3 4

07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences 3 4 3 4
0704 Fisheries Sciences 5 4 4 5
0707 Veterinary Sciences 2 4 4 4

08 Information and Computing Sciences NA 2 2 2
0801 Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing NA 1 NA NA

09 Engineering 2 3 3 3
0904 Chemical Engineering 1 NA NA NA
0905 Civil Engineering NA 2 3 2
0906 Electrical and Electronic Engineering NA NA NA 4
0912 Materials Engineering 3 4 4 4
0915 Interdisciplinary Engineering NA 3 3 NA

10 Technology NA NA NA 4

11 Medical and Health Sciences 2 2 3 4
1101 Medical Biochemistry and Metabolomics NA NA 4 4
1102 Cardiorespiratory Medicine and Haematology NA 3 3 4
1103 Clinical Sciences 1 1 2 3
1105 Dentistry NA NA 3 NA
1106 Human Movement and Sports Science NA 1 NA 3
1107 Immunology 3 4 4 4
1108 Medical Microbiology NA 5 5 5
1109 Neurosciences 3 4 5 4
1110 Nursing 3 3 3 3
1112 Oncology and Carcinogenesis NA NA NA 4
1114 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine 1 2 NA NA
1115 Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2 2 NA NA
1117 Public Health and Health Services 1 1 4 4

13 Education 2 2 3 3
1301 Education Systems 2 NA 2 2
1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy 2 2 2 2
1303 Specialist Studies In Education 3 2 2 3

14 Economics 1 1 2 2
1402 Applied Economics 1 2 NA 2
1499 Other Economics NA NA 2 NA

15 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services 3 2 2 2
1501 Accounting, Auditing and Accountability NA 1 NA NA
1503 Business and Management 1 1 2 2
1505 Marketing NA 1 NA NA
1506 Tourism 4 4 3 3

16 Studies In Human Society 1 2 3 3
1601 Anthropology 3 3 3 3
1602 Criminology NA NA NA 3
1604 Human Geography 3 3 3 3
1605 Policy and Administration 1 NA NA NA
1607 Social Work 2 2 2 2
1608 Sociology 2 3 3 3

17 Psychology and Cognitive Sciences 2 2 1 1
1701 Psychology 2 3 1 1

18 Law and Legal Studies 2 3 3 3
1801 Law 2 3 3 3

19 Studies In Creative Arts and Writing 2 2 2 2
1904 Performing Arts and Creative Writing 2 NA 2 NA
1905 Visual Arts and Crafts 2 2 NA NA

20 Language, Communication and Culture 3 3 3 3
2002 Cultural Studies NA NA 2 NA
2004 Linguistics 3 3 4 4
2005 Literary Studies 2 2 3 2

21 History and Archaeology 3 3 4 4
2101 Archaeology NA 3 4 4
2103 Historical Studies 3 2 NA NA


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