Dataset details
Ref dataset: 947 (1.0.0)
Dataset title
Academic career & social networks
DOI ---
Ref dataset 947
Ref study 12116
Dataset language English
Additional information The dataset is merged from different sources. In parts these are hand-collected. For more details please see the manuscript.
Dataset version 1.0.0
Version notes
Publication date 20.11.2018
See variables on De Visu
Bibliographical citation Constantin Schoen, Katja Rost, David Seidl: Academic career & social networks [Dataset]. Universität Zürich - Philosophische Fakultät - Soziologisches Institut. Distributed by FORS, Lausanne, 2018.
Data type Quantitative data
Consent of respondents
Time method Longitudinal
  • Digitalized data file
Data collector
Available document types
  • Publications (final report, articles)
Remarks about the documentation Details of the variables are provided in the manuscript of this project
Restriction Academic research and teaching
Special order
Special permission None
Status Published

Academic career & social networks Data STATA
Collection date - begin 01.01.2008
Collection date - end 04.04.2016
Analysis unit
  • Individual
  • Organization
  • Time Unit
Universe academic researchers (mostly professors) of a single university
Sampling description
Mode of data collection
  • Self-administered writings and/or diaries
  • Content coding
  • Other
Data collection instruments
  • Grid
  • Other
Data source Official data from the organization (for example the year of a promotion or the membership in a committee), researchers CVs, Google scholar (for publication performance)
Weighting information
Response rate
Data completeness
Number of cases
Number of variables