Social Network Analysis of Researchers of Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y TecnologĂ­a, Mexico

By: Fernando Lambarry   Mara Trujillo Flores  

The Social Network Analysis (SNA) is a sociological approach to analyze the relationships and interaction patterns of social factors, such as the central nodes that act as centers. Therefore, the present study using SNA measures, aims to analyze the network of female an male authors as well as their collaborators who published their articles in the area of social sciences belonging to the National System of Researchers (SNI) of the National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT) of Mexico. The investigation is descriptive in nature. Articles published between 2011 and 2015 were examined to fulfill the following objectives: Visualization and analysis of the co-authorship network of the female and male authors of SNI, investigate the performance of the female authors basing on a descriptive analysis, and compare the network formed by the female and male authors in terms of productivity

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Poster/Exhibit Session

Fernando Lambarry

Professor, ESCASTO, IPN, Mexico

Mara Trujillo Flores

Professor, IPN, Mexico