At least 28 Gulu University scientists were ranked among the best in the country.
They are among the 500 best scientists named in the latest Alper-Doger Scientific Index 2022 Global Ranking.
The rankings were based on productivity of individual scientists and their respective institutions. The list covers all the branches of sciences including biology, physics, chemistry, psychology, law and economics.
Among the 28 top scientists at Gulu University are Prof George Ladaah Openjuru, the Vice Chancelor of the university, Stephen Lawoko Opiyo, Richard Echodu, Prof Elizabeth Opiyo and Geoffrey Malinga. Others are Amos Ssematimba, Collins Okello, Alfred Obia, Dr Beatrice Odongkara, Prof Marion Wilfred Okot and Solomon Olum.
Meanwhile, Gulu University was ranked the fourth best university in the country.
Makerere University with 167 top scientists was ranked the best in the country followed by Infectious Diseases Institute and Makerere University Business School (MUBS) in that order.