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Commercialisation activities in biotechnology research related among academicians in Malaysia

Yaacob, Noorulsadiqin Azbiya and Md Rasli, Amran and Amat Senin, Aslan and Othman, Siti Norezam (2010) Commercialisation activities in biotechnology research related among academicians in Malaysia. In: 2nd International Conference on Technology and Operations Management (ICTOM), 5 - 7 July 2010 , Bayview Hotel, Langkawi. (Unpublished)

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The paper analyses the perceptions of 79 academic researchers regarding their involvement in ommercialisation activities of their research activities in a research university environment base on a questionnaire. Factor analysis and reliability tests were conducted to identify dimensions of commercialisation activities and to determine statistical reliability of the dimensions. Subsequently, Kruskal Wallis tests were conducted to examine whether perceptions on commercialisation activities results differ based on the demographic background of the researchers.The findings of this study reveal perceptions on the commercialisation dimensions are ranked highest for researchers who are professors with more than 10 years research experience while having high level of experience as university administrators.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Additional Information: Organized by UUM College of Business, Universiti Utara Malaysia
Uncontrolled Keywords: Academic researchers; commercialisation activities; Kruskal Wallis
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: School of Technology Management & Logistics
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 26 Dec 2011 03:41
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2016 03:33

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