Over-dispersed Count data for number of journal articles published by university lecturers

Published: 27-07-2019| Version 6 | DOI: 10.17632/r2gfzjcfsd.6
Contributor:
Olumide Adesina

Description

The data set contain counts of number of articles published by Covenant University Lecturers, in Ota, Ogun State, Nigeria. Being a sample of 126 lecturers; 99 from College of Business and Social Sciences, and 27 from College of Leadership of number of articles published by the lecturers from 2013-2015. The response variable was the number of article produced by lecturer (NOP) which was obtained by counting. Predictors are Gender of lecturers (SEX), male was coded 1, and female as 0, marital status (MS), married was coded as 1 and single as 0, number of child(ren) of lecturer, (CHD), years of teaching/lecturing (EXP), cadre indicating whether senior or junior lecturer, Assistant lecturer and lecturer II were categorized as Lower cadre, and coded as 0, while lecturer I up to professor were categorized as higher cadre, and coded as 1. Another predictor is number of undergraduate course(s) taught within the period of observation (UGC), and number of postgraduate course(s) taught within the period of observation (UPC)..

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