The latest ranking of researchers from German-speaking countries shows the outstanding performance of the members of the WHU SCM Group. On the website forschungsmonitoring.org different rankings are provided depending on the underlying journal lists.
Four categories are shown:
A detailed explanation of the different lists and weights is provided on the website forschungsmonitoring.org.
The key difference between the two is that the Scimago Journal Rank (SJR) takes into account citation information. In contrast, the VHB list is not based on such academic impact but the result of a survey of quality perceptions among the members of the German association of business professors (VHB). The German-speaking WirtschaftsWoche published the ranking which uses the VHB list.
Regardless of the journal list used, the members of the WHU SCM Group achieved top ranks as shown on the charts.