Wikidata:WikiProject Stanford Libraries/Data models

Models and metadata application profiles are presented at three levels:

  • Basic description - the bare minimum to create an item to link to from another item; create object items if not already present
  • Core description - additional descriptive elements to support known or likely use cases; create object items if not already present
  • Extended description - other possibly useful properties; if object item is not already present, omit the property

See also: Wikidata data modeling guidelines.

ModelsEdit

AcademiaEdit

Academic facultyEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label Person's name as given on university website language = English
Description "academic" language = English
instance of (P31) human (Q5)
occupation (P106) academic (Q3400985)

Core descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Description based on field of work language = English
Alias other form of name in use language = English
occupation (P106) university teacher (Q1622272) and/or other appropriate role, e.g. professor (Q121594), researcher (Q1650915), dean (Q723682), director (Q1162163)
occupation (P106) based on field of work (see suggested term list below) e.g. economist (Q188094), mathematician (Q170790)
employer (P108) Stanford University (Q41506) part of core description if Stanford faculty
work location (P937) Stanford (Q173813) part of core description if Stanford faculty
field of work (P101) academic discipline (see suggested term list below)
professorship (P803) named professorship part of core description if Stanford faculty
?part of (P361) academic department at Stanford part of core description if Stanford faculty (see Stanford department list below); omit "by courtesy" department affiliations
official website (P856) site on Stanford Profiles part of core description if Stanford faculty
Library of Congress authority ID (P244) Library of Congress name authority ID

Extended descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
given name (P735) given name
family name (P734) family name
name in native language (P1559) name in native language provide language
birth name (P1477) name given at birth provide language
married name (P2562) name taken after marriage provide language
pseudonym (P742) pseudonym provide language
date of birth (P569) date of birth
date of death (P570) date of death
sex or gender (P21) sex or gender a person identifies as or is publicly known as see the property page for a list of available terms
occupation (P106) other non-academic occupation
field of work (P101) more specialized term(s) than provided in core description
educated at (P69) where the person was educated, at any level see also qualifier usage
educated at (P69) qualifier: academic degree (P512) academic degree earned at that institution e.g., bachelor's degree (Q163727), master's degree (Q183816), doctorate (Q849697)
educated at (P69) qualifier: start time (P580) year in which the degree was started
educated at (P69) qualifier: end time (P582) year in which the degree was completed
educated at (P69) qualifier: point in time (P585) year in which the degree was awarded, if start date not known
educated at (P69) qualifier: academic major (P812) academic major or discipline that was the focus of the degree
educated at (P69) qualifier: academic thesis (P1026) item representing the doctoral dissertation (work)
educated at (P69) qualifier: doctoral advisor (P184) primary advisor of the doctoral dissertation
employer (P108) qualifier: position held (P39) position held at the employing institution create separate statement for each position if start/end dates are provided for multiple positions held at same institution over time
employer (P108) qualifier: start time (P580) starting year at that institution (or in that position, if provided)
employer (P108) qualifier: end time (P582) ending year at that institution (or in that position, if provided)
doctoral student (P185) student for which the person was the primary doctoral dissertation advisor
student of (P1066) teacher with whom the person studied
student (P802) student who studied with the person
influenced by (P737) individual, group, or idea that was an influence
affiliation (P1416) organization or group affiliation subproperty of part of (P361); include "by courtesy" department affiliations here?
member of (P463) organization or group membership
notable work (P800) best-known work(s)
award received (P166) award granted to the person
nominated for (P1411) award for which the person was nominated
award received (P166)/nominated for (P1411) qualifier: point in time (P585) year in which the award or nomination was granted
award received (P166)/nominated for (P1411) qualifier: together with (P1706) co-receiver(s) of the award
award received (P166)/nominated for (P1411) qualifier: for work (P1686) work (i.e., book, article, etc.) for which the person is receiving the award
award received (P166)/nominated for (P1411) qualifier: field of work (P101) field of work for which the person is receiving the award
award received (P166)/nominated for (P1411) qualifier: award rationale (P6208) other reason for which the person is receiving the award free text
other relevant external identifiers see list of identifiers
employer (P108) institution, company, or organization employing the person part of extended description if not Stanford University (Q41506)
work location (P937) geographic location where the person is employed part of extended description if not Stanford (Q173813)
professorship (P803) named professorship part of extended description if not at Stanford
official website (P856) official university or personal website part of extended description if not at Stanford

Endowed position & associated entitiesEdit

Use casesEdit

  • Find all endowed positions associated with the university
  • Find all endowed positions associated with a particular school or research center
  • Find all endowed positions named for a particular person
  • Find all endowed positions associated with a particular area of study
  • Find all endowed positions named for a particular person or other entity
  • Find out which schools or research centers is a person affiliated with in terms of endowed positions
  • Find out the number of endowed chairs per school or research center

Endowed positionsEdit

Basic descriptionEdit
Property Value Usage note
Label title as given on university list without initial "the"
Description "endowed academic position at Stanford University"
instance of (P31) chair (Q1363750)
part of (P361) Stanford University (Q41506)
Core descriptionEdit
Property Value Usage note
instance of (P31) more specific instance type (see mapping below)
part of (P361) school and/or research center the position belongs to
named after (P138) individual, family, or organization the position is named for
field of work (P101) see suggested term list below
quantity (P1114) quantity (if more than one position with same title)
Extended descriptionEdit
Property Value Usage note
official name (P1448) official position title with initial article if present
inception (P571) date the position was created
dissolved, abolished or demolished date (P576) date the position was discontinued
sponsor (P859) individual, family, or organization who funded the position

Entity the position is named forEdit

Basic descriptionEdit
Property Value Usage note
Label see guidelines for name labels
Description "person" or "family" or "organization" (etc.) "affiliated with Stanford University"
instance of (P31) human (Q5) or family (Q8436) or organization (Q43229)
affiliation (P1416) Stanford University (Q41506)
Extended descriptionEdit

See the guidelines for describing people and the Wikidata list of properties for describing people and organizations.

School within a universityEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label school name as given on university website without any beginning article
Description "school within Stanford University"
instance of (P31) organization (Q43229) and faculty (Q180958)
part of (P361) Stanford University (Q41506)

Core descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
field of work (P101) see suggested term list below
official website (P856) URL of school's website
country (P17) United States of America (Q30)

Extended descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
official name (P1448) official name as set by the university qualify with start time (P580) and/or end time (P582) as applicable
inception (P571) date of school's founding
founded by (P112) founder of school
named after (P138) person, family, or organization the school is named after qualify with start time (P580) and/or end time (P582) as applicable
accredited by (P5514) body responsible for accrediting the school

See also WikiProject Universities' list of recommended statements for describing schools.

Research center affiliated with a universityEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label research center name as given on university website without any beginning article
Description "research center affiliated with Stanford University"
instance of (P31) organization (Q43229) and research center (Q7315155)
affiliation (P1416) Stanford University (Q41506)

Core descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
field of work (P101) see suggested term list below
official website (P856) URL of organization's website
country (P17) United States of America (Q30)

Extended descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
instance of (P31) see list of other terms used for research centers in Wikidata
affiliation (P1416) school, department, or organization the center is affiliated with
official name (P1448) official center name with initial article if present
inception (P571) date the center was founded
dissolved, abolished or demolished date (P576) date the center was dissolved
founded by (P112) person, family, or organization who founded the center
named after (P138) person, family, or organization the center is named after
sponsor (P859) person, family, or organization funding the center
member of (P463) association to which the center belongs
accredited by (P5514) body responsible for accrediting the center
located in the administrative territorial entity (P131) physical location of the center's main presence

Research laboratoryEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label laboratory name as given on university website without any beginning article
Description "research laboratory at Stanford University"
instance of (P31) organization (Q43229) and laboratory (Q483242)
affiliation (P1416) Stanford University (Q41506)

Core descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
field of work (P101) see suggested term list below
official website (P856) URL of laboratory's website
country (P17) United States of America (Q30)

Extended descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
affiliation (P1416) school, department, or organization the lab is affiliated with
official name (P1448) official lab name with initial article if present
inception (P571) date the lab was founded
dissolved, abolished or demolished date (P576) date the lab was dissolved
founded by (P112) person, family, or organization who founded the lab
named after (P138) person, family, or organization the lab is named after
sponsor (P859) person, family, or organization funding the lab
member of (P463) association to which the lab belongs
accredited by (P5514) body responsible for accrediting the lab
located in the administrative territorial entity (P131) physical location of the lab's main presence
award received (P166) award received by the lab
significant event (P793) notable event associated with the lab
notable work (P800) notable discovery, invention, or patent associated with the lab

Academic departmentEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label "Stanford University X Department"
Alias "Stanford University Department of X", "X Department, Stanford University", "Stanford Department of X", "Stanford X Department"; if name contains a "&", include both "&" and "and" versions
Description "academic department at Stanford University" replace "department" with center, program, etc. as needed
instance of (P31) organization (Q43229) and academic department (Q2467461)
part of (P361) Stanford University (Q41506)
part of (P361) Stanford University School of Humanities and Sciences (Q7598814), Stanford University School of Engineering (Q5836034), Stanford Graduate School of Business (Q1413558), Stanford Law School (Q8012895), Stanford University School of Medicine (Q4115969), Stanford University School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences (Q7598812), Stanford Graduate School of Education (Q14684024)

Core descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
field of work (P101) see suggested term list below
official website (P856) URL of department's website

Extended descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
official name (P1448) official department name, if discernable qualify with start time (P580) and/or end time (P582) to show name changes over time
inception (P571) date department was founded
dissolved, abolished or demolished date (P576) date department was dissolved
follows (P155) previous department this department was split from or otherwise derived
followed by (P156) subsequent department this department was merged into or otherwise became
grants (P5460) degree(s) granted by the department: bachelor's degree (Q163727), master's degree (Q183816), Doctor of Philosophy (Q752297)
chairperson (P488) name of department chair qualify with start time (P580) and/or end time (P582)

Interdisciplinary programEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label "X Program, Stanford University"
Alias "Stanford University Program for X", "Stanford University X", "Stanford Program for X", "Stanford X Program"; if name contains a "&", include both "&" and "and" versions
Description "interdisciplinary program at Stanford University" replace "program" with division, group, etc. as needed
instance of (P31) organization (Q43229) and interdisciplinary program (Q84771819)
part of (P361) Stanford University (Q41506)
part of (P361) Stanford University School of Humanities and Sciences (Q7598814), Stanford University School of Engineering (Q5836034), Stanford Graduate School of Business (Q1413558), Stanford Law School (Q8012895), Stanford University School of Medicine (Q4115969), Stanford University School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences (Q7598812), Stanford Graduate School of Education (Q14684024)
affiliation (P1416) research center(s) with which the program is affiliated

Core descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
field of work (P101) see suggested term list below
official website (P856) URL of program's website

Extended descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
official name (P1448) official program name, if discernable qualify with start time (P580) and/or end time (P582) to show name changes over time
inception (P571) date program was founded
dissolved, abolished or demolished date (P576) date program was dissolved
follows (P155) previous program this program was split from or otherwise derived
followed by (P156) subsequent program this program was merged into or otherwise became
grants (P5460) degree(s) granted by the program : bachelor's degree (Q163727), master's degree (Q183816), Doctor of Philosophy (Q752297)
chairperson (P488) name of program chair qualify with start time (P580) and/or end time (P582)

Academic occupationEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label Xist or X scholar replace X with term describing the profession's field of work and/or study
Description profession or more specific description if appropriate
instance of (P31) profession (Q28640)
subclass of (P279) broader term for scholars of this and related disciplines Examples: civil engineer (Q13582652) > engineer (Q81096), developmental biologist (Q15839135) > biologist (Q864503), literary scholar (Q17167049) > humanities scholar (Q16727193), anthropologist (Q4773904) > social scientist (Q15319501), physicist (Q169470) > scientist (Q901)
field of this occupation (P425) corresponding field(s) of work and/or study (see suggested term list below)
(on field of work item) practiced by (P3095) corresponding occupation

Extended descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
topic's main category (P910) Wikimedia category for the profession Example value: Category:Structural biologists (Q60673534)
Library of Congress authority ID (P244) LCSH ID for the profession
sitelink link to Wikipedia page for profession if available


Academic disciplineEdit

Basic descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
Label X or X studies
Description academic discipline use more detailed description if feasible
instance of (P31) academic discipline (Q11862829)
subclass of (P279) broader discipline term(s)
studies (P2578) topic(s) of study

Core descriptionEdit

Property Value Usage note
practiced by (P3095) occupation term(s) associated with the discipline
Library of Congress authority ID (P244) LCSH ID for discipline

VocabulariesEdit

Academic disciplinesEdit

Use with the property field of work (P101).

Field of work Associated Stanford department(s) and/or program(s)
aeronautics (Q8421) Stanford University Aeronautics & Astronautics Department (Q77246866)
African American studies (Q383968) Stanford African and African-American Studies (Q85720042)
African studies (Q38157) Stanford African and African-American Studies (Q85720042); Stanford Center for African Studies (Q85720044)
American studies (Q470125) American Studies Program, Stanford University (Q85720049)
anaesthesiology (Q615057) Stanford University Anesthesia Department (Q77246869)
anthropology (Q23404) Stanford University Anthropology Department (Q77246873)
applied physics (Q373065) Stanford University Applied Physics Department (Q77246875)
archaeology (Q23498) Stanford Archaeology Center (Q85720050)
art (Q735) Stanford University Art & Art History Department (Q77246879)
art history (Q50637) Stanford University Art & Art History Department (Q77246879)
Asian American studies (Q4806576) Stanford Center for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity (Q66839175)
astronautics (Q22719) Stanford University Aeronautics & Astronautics Department (Q77246866)
behavioral sciences (Q3919817) Stanford University Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department (Q77247105)
biochemistry (Q7094) Stanford University Biochemistry Department (Q77246892)
bioengineering (Q580689) Stanford University Bioengineering Department (Q77246898)
biology (Q420) Stanford University Biology Department (Q77246902)
biomedical computation (Q85708797) Stanford Biomedical Computation (Q85720054)
biomedicine (Q864601) Stanford Biomedical Computation (Q85720054); Stanford Biomedical Informatics (Q85720056)
biophysics (Q7100) Stanford Biophysics Program (Q85720058)
business management (Q18564125) Stanford Graduate School of Business (Q1413558)
cancer biology (Q85709956) Stanford Cancer Biology Program (Q85720061)
cardiac surgery (Q235007) Stanford University Cardiothoracic Surgery Department (Q77246908)
Caribbean studies (Q85710429) Stanford Center for Latin American Studies (Q66839008)
cellular physiology (Q75135440) Stanford University Molecular & Cellular Physiology Department (Q77247040)
chemical biology (Q731154) Stanford University Chemical and Systems Biology Department (Q77246912)
chemical engineering (Q83588) Stanford University Chemical Engineering Department (Q77246913)
chemistry (Q2329) Stanford University Chemistry Department (Q77246919)
Chicana/o studies (Q5095927) Stanford Center for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity (Q66839175)
civil engineering (Q77590) Stanford University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department (Q77246923)
classics (Q841090) Stanford University Classics Department (Q77246926)
communication studies (Q14623843) Stanford University Communication Department (Q77246933)
comparative literature (Q834903) Stanford University Comparative Literature Department (Q77246940)
comparative medicine (Q22907418) Stanford University Comparative Medicine Department (Q77246946)
computational engineering (Q362601) Stanford Institute for Computational & Mathematical Engineering (Q85720063)
computational science (Q117801) Stanford Mathematical and Computational Science (Q85720113)
computer science (Q21198) Stanford University Computer Science Department (Q16900659); Stanford Symbolic Systems Program (Q85720134)
creative writing (Q586060) Stanford Creative Writing Program (Q85720075)
cultural studies (Q1143546) Stanford Modern Thought & Literature (Q85720117)
data science (Q2374463) Stanford Biomedical Computation (Q85720054); Stanford Biomedical Informatics (Q85720056); Stanford Mathematical and Computational Science (Q85720113)
dermatology (Q171171) Stanford University Dermatology Department (Q77246951)
developmental biology (Q213713) Stanford University Developmental Biology Department (Q77246905)
Earth system science (Q3046459) Stanford University Earth System Science Department (Q77246959); Stanford Earth Systems Program (Q85720076)
languages of East Asia (Q3274942) Stanford University East Asian Languages and Cultures Department (Q77246963); Stanford Center for East Asian Studies (Q66839391)
East Asian studies (Q162817) Stanford University East Asian Languages and Cultures Department (Q77246963)
economics (Q8134) Stanford University Economics Department (Q77246965)
education theory (Q5341232) Stanford Graduate School of Education (Q14684024)
electrical engineering (Q43035) Stanford University Electrical Engineering Department (Q77246973)
energy (Q11379) Stanford University Energy Resources Engineering Department (Q77246976)
energy engineering (Q3353193) Stanford University Energy Resources Engineering Department (Q77246976)
engineering (Q11023) Stanford Program in Science, Technology, and Society (Q85720128)
English literature (Q186579) Stanford University English Department (Q77246981)
environmental engineering (Q146326) Stanford University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department (Q77246923)
environmental science (Q188847) Stanford Earth Systems Program (Q85720076); Stanford Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources (Q85720081)
epidemiology (Q133805) Department of Epidemiology & Population Health
ethnic studies (Q41870) Stanford Center for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity (Q66839175)
French (Q150) Stanford University French and Italian Department (Q77246983)
French studies (Q1450761) Stanford University French and Italian Department (Q77246983)
gender studies (Q1662673) Stanford Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (Q85720083)
genetics (Q7162) Stanford University Genetics Department (Q77246987)
geology (Q1069) Stanford University Geological Sciences Department (Q77246990)
geophysics (Q46255) Stanford University Geophysics Department (Q77246992)
German studies (Q166153) Stanford University German Studies Department (Q77246996)
global studies (Q1048140) Stanford Global Studies (Q85720085)
health informatics (Q870895) Stanford Biomedical Computation (Q85720054); Stanford Biomedical Informatics (Q85720056)
health policy (Q1519812) Stanford University Health Research & Policy Department (Q77247002)
health research (Q23309291) Stanford University Health Research & Policy Department (Q77247002)
history (Q309) Stanford University History Department (Q77247005)
history of science (Q201486) Program in History and Philosophy of Science, Stanford University (Q85720088)
human biology (Q339557) Stanford Human Biology (Q85720090)
human–computer interaction (Q207434) Stanford HCI Group (Q85720091)
humanities (Q80083) Stanford Program in Science, Technology, and Society (Q85720128); Stanford Structured Liberal Education (Q16981545)
Iberian Romance (Q749533) Stanford University Iberian & Latin American Cultures Department (Q77247009)
Iberian studies (Q35832005) Stanford University Iberian & Latin American Cultures Department (Q77247009)
immunology (Q101929) Stanford University Microbiology & Immunology Department (Q77247037); Stanford Immunology (Q85720095)
international relations (Q166542) Stanford Global Studies (Q85720085); Stanford Program in International Relations (Q85720106)
international studies (Q5654877) Stanford Global Studies (Q85720085)
Islamic studies (Q843909) Stanford Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies (Q7712084)
Italian (Q652) Stanford University French and Italian Department (Q77246983)
Italian studies (Q515601) Stanford University French and Italian Department (Q77246983)
Jewish studies (Q42002) Stanford Taube Center for Jewish Studies (Q66839420)
Latin American studies (Q28617) Stanford University Iberian & Latin American Cultures Department (Q77247009); Stanford Center for Latin American Studies (Q66839008)
law (Q7748) Stanford Law School (Q8012895)
linguistics (Q8162) Stanford University Linguistics Department (Q77247013); Stanford Symbolic Systems Program (Q85720134)
literary studies (Q208217) Stanford Modern Thought & Literature (Q85720117)
management science (Q2414942) Stanford University Management Science & Engineering Department (Q77247020)
materials engineering (Q1710723) Stanford University Materials Science & Engineering Department (Q77247026)
materials science (Q228736) Stanford University Materials Science & Engineering Department (Q77247026)
engineering mathematics (Q2235851) Stanford Institute for Computational & Mathematical Engineering (Q85720063)
mathematics (Q395) Stanford University Mathematics Department (Q77247029); Stanford Mathematical and Computational Science (Q85720113); Stanford Symbolic Systems Program (Q85720134)
mechanical engineering (Q101333) Stanford University Mechanical Engineering Department (Q45132255)
medicine (Q11190) Stanford University Medicine Department (Q77247031)
microbiology (Q7193) Stanford University Microbiology & Immunology Department (Q77247037)
molecular physiology (Q75135416) Stanford University Molecular & Cellular Physiology Department (Q77247040)
music composition (Q105107008) Stanford University Music Department (Q77247044)
musical performance (Q6942562) Stanford University Music Department (Q77247044)
musicology (Q164204) Stanford University Music Department (Q77247044)
Native American studies (Q27752) Stanford Center for Comparative Studies in Race & Ethnicity (Q66839175)
natural science (Q7991) Stanford Program in Science, Technology, and Society (Q85720128)
neurobiology (Q2728012) Stanford University Neurobiology Department (Q77247047)
neurology (Q83042) Stanford University Neurology & Neurological Sciences Department (Q77247049)
neuroscience (Q207011) Stanford University Neurobiology Department (Q77247047); Stanford University Neurology & Neurological Sciences Department (Q77247049); Stanford Neurosciences PhD Program (Q85720121)
neurosurgery (Q188449) Stanford University Neurosurgery Department (Q77247053)
obstetrics and gynaecology (Q80015) Stanford University Obstetrics and Gynecology Department (Q77247058)
oncology (Q162555) Stanford Cancer Biology Program (Q85720061)
ophthalmology (Q161437) Stanford University Ophthalmology Department (Q77247061)
orthopedic surgery (Q15218776) Stanford University Orthopaedic Surgery Department (Q77247062)
otolaryngology (Q189553) Stanford University Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery) Department (Q77247068)
pathology (Q7208) Stanford University Pathology Department (Q77247081)
pediatrics (Q123028) Stanford University Pediatrics Department (Q77247085)
performance studies (Q7168264) Stanford University Theater and Performance Studies Department (Q77247119)
performing arts (Q184485) Stanford University Theater and Performance Studies Department (Q77247119)
philosophy (Q5891) Stanford University Philosophy Department (Q18602542); Stanford Symbolic Systems Program (Q85720134)
philosophy of science (Q59115) Program in History and Philosophy of Science, Stanford University (Q85720088)
photon science (Q75135426) Stanford University Photon Science Department (Q77247090)
physics (Q413) Stanford University Physics Department (Q77247095)
political science (Q36442) Stanford University Political Science Department (Q77247100)
population health (Q3291156) Department of Epidemiology & Population Health
psychiatry (Q7867) Stanford University Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department (Q77247105)
psychology (Q9418) Stanford University Psychology Department (Q20714285); Stanford Symbolic Systems Program (Q85720134)
public policy (Q85710967) Stanford Public Policy Program (Q85720125)
sexuality studies (Q2122680) Stanford Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (Q85720083)
radiation oncology (Q729267) Stanford University Radiation Oncology Department (Q77249199)
radiology (Q77604) Stanford University Radiology Department (Q77247106)
regenerative medicine (Q1061415) Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (Q85720131)
religious studies (Q34187) Stanford University Religious Studies Department (Q77247109)
Romance (Q19814) Stanford University French and Italian Department (Q77246983)
Romance studies (Q1277348) Stanford University French and Italian Department (Q77246983)
Slavic (Q23526) Stanford University Slavic Languages and Literature Department (Q77247110); Stanford Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies (Q66839010)
Slavic studies (Q156864) Stanford University Slavic Languages and Literature Department (Q77247110); Stanford Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies (Q66839010)
social science (Q34749) Stanford Program in Science, Technology, and Society (Q85720128)
sociology (Q21201) Stanford University Sociology Department (Q77249201)
statistics (Q12483) Stanford University Statistics Department (Q41792191); Stanford Symbolic Systems Program (Q85720134)
stem cell biology (Q85711371) Stanford Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine (Q85720131)
structural biology (Q908902) Stanford University Structural Biology Department (Q77247114)
systems biology (Q815297) Stanford University Chemical and Systems Biology Department (Q77246912)
surgery (Q40821) Stanford University Surgery Department (Q77247117)
theatre (Q11635) Stanford University Theater and Performance Studies Department (Q77247119)
theology (Q34178) Stanford University Religious Studies Department (Q77247109)
thoracic surgery (Q2964004) Stanford University Cardiothoracic Surgery Department (Q77246908)
urban studies (Q23578769) Stanford Urban Studies (Q85720144)
urology (Q105650) Stanford University Urology Department (Q77247123)
women's studies (Q35069) Stanford Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (Q85720083)

Academic occupationsEdit

Use with the property occupation (P106).

Occupation Associated Stanford department(s)
aeronautical engineer (Q20972719) Stanford University Aeronautics & Astronautics Department (Q77246866)
anesthesiologist (Q28837) Stanford University Anesthesia Department (Q77246869)
anthropologist (Q4773904) Stanford University Anthropology Department (Q77246873)
art historian (Q1792450) Stanford University Art & Art History Department (Q77246879)
artist (Q483501) Stanford University Art & Art History Department (Q77246879)
biochemist (Q2919046) Stanford University Biochemistry Department (Q77246892)
bioengineer (Q26848923) Stanford University Bioengineering Department (Q77246898)
biologist (Q864503) Stanford University Biology Department (Q77246902)
business administration scholar (Q84506120) Stanford Graduate School of Business (Q1413558); Stanford University Management Science & Engineering Department (Q77247020)
cardiac surgeon (Q19842026) Stanford University Cardiothoracic Surgery Department (Q77246908)
chemical engineer (Q7888586) Stanford University Chemical Engineering Department (Q77246913)
chemical biologist (Q84505222) Stanford University Chemical and Systems Biology Department (Q77246912)
chemist (Q593644) Stanford University Chemistry Department (Q77246919)
civil engineer (Q13582652) Stanford University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department (Q77246923)
classical scholar (Q2468727) Stanford University Classics Department (Q77246926)
communication scholar (Q26759595) Stanford University Communication Department (Q77246933)
composer (Q36834) Stanford University Music Department (Q77247044)
computer scientist (Q82594) Stanford University Computer Science Department (Q16900659)
dermatologist (Q2447386) Stanford University Dermatology Department (Q77246951)
developmental biologist (Q15839135) Stanford University Developmental Biology Department (Q77246905)
earth scientist (Q11424604) Stanford University Earth System Science Department (Q77246959)
East Asian studies scholar (Q84505214) Stanford University East Asian Languages and Cultures Department (Q77246963)
economist (Q188094) Stanford University Economics Department (Q77246965)
educationalist (Q67485219) Stanford Graduate School of Education (Q14684024)
electrical engineer (Q1326886) Stanford University Electrical Engineering Department (Q77246973)
energy engineer (Q2878105) Stanford University Energy Resources Engineering Department (Q77246976)
environmental engineer (Q21002290) Stanford University Civil & Environmental Engineering Department (Q77246923)
engineer (Q81096) Stanford University Applied Physics Department (Q77246875)
epidemiologist (Q13416803) Department of Epidemiology & Population Health
geneticist (Q3126128) Stanford University Genetics Department (Q77246987)
geologist (Q520549) Stanford University Geological Sciences Department (Q77246990)
geophysicist (Q16335117) Stanford University Geophysics Department (Q77246992)
germanist (Q2599593) Stanford University German Studies Department (Q77246996)
gynaecologist (Q2640827) Stanford University Obstetrics and Gynecology Department (Q77247058)
historian (Q201788) Stanford University History Department (Q77247005)
Iberian studies scholar (Q84505204) Stanford University Iberian & Latin American Cultures Department (Q77247009)
immunologist (Q15634285) Stanford University Microbiology & Immunology Department (Q77247037)
Judaic scholar (Q5121550) Stanford Taube Center for Jewish Studies (Q66839420)
Latin Americanist (Q16334430) Stanford University Iberian & Latin American Cultures Department (Q77247009)
law professor (Q63677188) Stanford Law School (Q8012895)
legal scholar (Q16012028) Stanford Law School (Q8012895)
linguist (Q14467526) Stanford University Linguistics Department (Q77247013)
literary scholar (Q17167049) Stanford University Comparative Literature Department (Q77246940); Stanford University English Department (Q77246981)
management engineer (Q20158113) Stanford University Management Science & Engineering Department (Q77247020)
materials engineer (Q21002332) Stanford University Materials Science & Engineering Department (Q77247026)
materials scientist (Q21329070) Stanford University Materials Science & Engineering Department (Q77247026)
mathematician (Q170790) Stanford University Mathematics Department (Q77247029)
mechanical engineer (Q1906857) Stanford University Mechanical Engineering Department (Q45132255)
media scholar (Q6386271) Stanford University Communication Department (Q77246933)
microbiologist (Q3779582) Stanford University Microbiology & Immunology Department (Q77247037)
molecular biologist (Q15839206) Stanford University Chemical and Systems Biology Department (Q77246912); Stanford University Molecular & Cellular Physiology Department (Q77247040)
musicologist (Q14915627) Stanford University Music Department (Q77247044)
neurobiologist (Q20739288) Stanford University Neurobiology Department (Q77247047)
neurologist (Q783906) Stanford University Neurology & Neurological Sciences Department (Q77247049)
neuroscientist (Q6337803) Stanford University Neurobiology Department (Q77247047); Stanford University Neurology & Neurological Sciences Department (Q77247049)
neurosurgeon (Q9385011) Stanford University Neurosurgery Department (Q77247053)
obstetrician (Q13638192) Stanford University Obstetrics and Gynecology Department (Q77247058)
oncologist (Q16062369) Stanford University Radiation Oncology Department (Q77249199)
ophthalmologist (Q12013238) Stanford University Ophthalmology Department (Q77247061)
orthopedic surgeon (Q16030727) Stanford University Orthopaedic Surgery Department (Q77247062)
otolaryngologist (Q2854916) Stanford University Otolaryngology (Head and Neck Surgery) Department (Q77247068)
pathologist (Q3368718) Stanford University Pathology Department (Q77247081)
pediatrician (Q1919436) Stanford University Pediatrics Department (Q77247085)
philosopher (Q4964182) Stanford University Philosophy Department (Q18602542)
photon scientist (Q84505218) Stanford University Photon Science Department (Q77247090)
physicist (Q169470) Stanford University Applied Physics Department (Q77246875); Stanford University Physics Department (Q77247095)
physiologist (Q2055046) Stanford University Molecular & Cellular Physiology Department (Q77247040)
political scientist (Q1238570) Stanford University Political Science Department (Q77247100)
psychiatrist (Q211346) Stanford University Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department (Q77247105)
psychologist (Q212980) Stanford University Psychology Department (Q20714285)
radiologist (Q18245236) Stanford University Radiology Department (Q77247106)
religious studies scholar (Q19829980) Stanford University Religious Studies Department (Q77247109)
romanist (Q2504617) Stanford University French and Italian Department (Q77246983)
slavicist (Q15976341) Stanford University Slavic Languages and Literature Department (Q77247110)
sociologist (Q2306091) Stanford University Sociology Department (Q77249201)
statistician (Q2732142) Stanford University Statistics Department (Q41792191)
structural biologist (Q84505215) Stanford University Structural Biology Department (Q77247114)
surgeon (Q774306) Stanford University Surgery Department (Q77247117)
systems biologist (Q84506397) Stanford University Chemical and Systems Biology Department (Q77246912)
theologian (Q1234713) Stanford University Religious Studies Department (Q77247109)
thoracic surgeon (Q30131610) Stanford University Cardiothoracic Surgery Department (Q77246908)
urologist (Q17345122) Stanford University Urology Department (Q77247123)

Possible new/relabeled termsEdit

  • performance studies scholar
  • population health scientist

Position titlesEdit

Use with the qualifier position held (P39).

Stanford title term Wikidata item Usage note
adjunct professor adjunct professor (Q357813)
artist in residence artist-in-residence (Q713223)
assistant professor assistant professor (Q5669847)
associate professor associate professor (Q9344260)
chair chair (Q1363750) professorship, not department chair
chair head of department (Q12318472) department chair
curator curator (Q674426) museum context only
dean dean (Q723682)
director director (Q1162163)
distinguished fellow research fellow (Q1706722)
distinguished visiting fellow visiting docent (Q19324694) and research fellow (Q1706722)
faculty scholar chair (Q1363750)
fellow research fellow (Q1706722)
lecturer lecturer (Q1569495) tenured or tenure-track
lecturer lecturer (Q16034400) untenured and temporary
library director library director (Q63970319)
national fellow research fellow (Q1706722)
professor professor (Q121594) TBD whether to use full professor (Q25339110) instead
professor emerita/us professor emeritus (Q1240569)
provost provost (Q2114175)
provost emerita/us TBD
research affiliate researcher (Q1650915)
research associate research associate (Q3151032) for science fields only
research fellow research fellow (Q1706722)
research scholar research fellow (Q1706722)
scholar chair (Q1363750)
senior associate dean associate dean (Q42880144)
senior associate vice provost TBD
senior fellow senior fellow (Q66691946)
senior lecturer senior lecturer (Q7450737)
senior research scholar senior researcher (Q30093119)
senior research scientist senior researcher (Q30093119)
senior vice provost TBD
vice provost TBD
visiting assistant professor visiting assistant professor (Q70090811)
visiting associate professor visiting associate professor (Q11452903)
visiting fellow research fellow (Q1706722) and visiting docent (Q19324694)
visiting lecturer visiting docent (Q19324694)
visiting poet visiting docent (Q19324694)
visiting professor visiting scholar (Q94084)
visiting scholar visiting docent (Q19324694)
visiting writer visiting docent (Q19324694)

Ignore these Stanford title term qualifiers when present: "acting," "clinical," "consulting," "performance," "research," "subject to PhD," "teaching."

Possible new terms:

  • provost emeritus
  • vice provost
  • visiting research fellow
  • visiting writer

Possible future workEdit

  • modeling academic disciplines
  • modeling scholarly awards
  • data entry template spreadsheets and Open Refine schemas corresponding to models