***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.sfu.ca/~insna/ ***** And I've coauthored 2 articles with Emmanuel Koku, Nancy Nazer: Both on my website: Emmanuel Koku, Nancy Nazer and Barry Wellman. "Netting Scholars: Online and Offline." American Behavioral Scientist, 44, 10 (June, 2001): 1750-72. Listed at PESOS ["Penn Economic and Organizational Sociology Working Paper Abstract Series"], University of Pennsylvania, Nov 2000. http://pesos.wharton.upenn.edu/papers.htm Emmanuel Koku and Barry Wellman, "Scholarly Networks as Learning Communities: The Case of TechNet." In press in Building Online Communities in the Service of Learning, edited by Sasha Barab, Rob Kling and James Gray. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. A new one is nearing completion with Howard White and Nancy Nazer about the intersection of citation networks and social networks. A different take on info diffusion. Barry ___________________________________________________________________ Barry Wellman Professor of Sociology NetLab Director [log in to unmask] http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/~wellman Centre for Urban & Community Studies University of Toronto 455 Spadina Avenue Toronto Canada M5S 2G8 fax:+1-416-978-7162 ___________________________________________________________________ On Tue, 21 Jan 2003, Jean Singer wrote: > Date: Tue, 21 Jan 2003 13:19:12 -0500 > From: Jean Singer <[log in to unmask]> > To: [log in to unmask] > Subject: Social Networks in R&D > > A number of people have asked to see a summary of the responses to my > posting on social networks in R&D, so I am providing one below. > > Thanks very much to everyone -- I appreciate all the excellent leads. > > Jean > > > Summary of References from SocNet Posting on Social Networks in R&D > > Greve A & Salaff J (2001). The development of corporate social capital > in > complex innovation processes. In S Gabbay & R Leenders (eds.): Social > capital of organizations. Research in the sociology of organizations, > Vol > 18. > > Hansen M, Podolny J & Pfeffer J (2001). So many ties, so little time: A > Task contingency perspective on corporate social capital in > organizations. > In S Gabbay & R Leenders (eds.): Social capital of organizations. > Research > in the sociology of organizations, Vol 18. > > Reagans R & Zuckerman E (2001). Networks, Diversity, and Productivity: > The > Social Capital of Corporate R&D Teams. Organization Science 12:4, > 502–517. > > Reagans, Ray (CMU org behavior and theory) and Ezra Zuckerman (Stanford > GSB strategy) (1999) "Networks, diversity, and performance: the social > capital > of corporate R&D units." Stanford University Graduate School of > Business > research paper no. 1585. > http://gobi.stanford.edu/researchpapers/detail1.asp?Paper_No=1585 > > "'R' Meets 'D' on the Web," Jane Linder, R&D Magazine, August 2001 > http://www.rdmag.com/features/0108web.asp > Long version available at http://www.accenture.com/isc > > Gabbay, Shaul M. (political science) and Ezra W. Zuckerman (Stanford > GSB) > (1998) "Social capital and opportunity in corporate R&D: The contingent > effect of contact density on mobility expectations." Social Science > Research > 27: 189-217. > > Walter W. Powell (1996) "Inter-organizational collaboration in the > biotechnology industry," Journal of Institutional and Theoretical > Economics, > 512:197-215 > > Antonio J. Bailetti, John R. Callahan and Sean McCluskey (1998) > "Coordination at different stages of the product design process," R&D > Management, 28(4), October > > Rice, R.E., Collins-Jarvis, L. & Zydney-Walker, S. (1999). Individual > and > structural influences on information technology helping relationships. > Journal of Applied Communication Research, 27(4), 285-303. > > Cross, R., Rice, R.E. & Parker, A. (2001). Information seeking in > social > context: Structural influences and receipt of information benefits. > IEEE > Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics-Part C, 31(4), 438-448. > > E. Jin, M Girvan and M.E. Newman, The structure of growing social > networks > (http://www.santafe.edu/sfi/publications/Working-Papers/01-06-032.pdf) > > Networks of Innovation : Vaccine Development at Merck, Sharp and Dohme, > and Mulford, 1895-1995 by Louis Galambos and Jane Eliot Sewell > > Bibliography on Social Network Analysis: > http://wizard.ucr.edu/~rhannema/networks/text/biblio.html > > Teigland, R., Fey, C. F., & Birkenshaw, J. (2000). Knowledge > dissemination in global R&D operations: An empirical study of > multinationals in the high technology electronics industry. Management > International Review: Journal of International Business(Special Issue > 2000/1), 49-77. > > Teigland, R., & Wasko, M. (2003). Integrating Knowledge Through > Information Trading: Examining the Impact of Boundary-spanning > Communication on Individual Performance. Decision Sciences(Special issue > on knowledge management (forthcoming)). > > Wasko, M. M., & Teigland, R. (2002). The provision of online public > goods: examining social structure in a network of practice. Paper > presented at the 23rd International Conference on Information Systems, > Barcelona, Spain. > > Jarvenpaa, Sirkka L. and Leidner, Dorothy E. 2000. "Communication and > Trust in Global Virtual Teams." Organization Science 6:791-815. > > Johnson, Christopher M. 2001. "A Survey of Current Research on Online > Communities of Practice." Internet and Higher Education 45-60. > > Matzat, Uwe. 2001. Social Networks and Cooperation in Electronic > Communities: A Theoretical-Empirical Analysis of Academic Communication > and Internet Discussion Groups. Amsterdam: Thela Publishers. also > online: http://www.ub.rug.nl/eldoc/dis/ppsw/u.matzat/ > > Rojo, Alejandra and Ragsdale, R. G. 1997. "A Process Perspective on > Participation in Scholarly Electronic Forums." Science Communication > 4:320-341. > > -----. 1997. "Participation in Electronic Forums: Implications for the > Design and Implementation of Collaborative Distributed Multimedia." > Telematics and Informatics 1:83-96. > > > Consulting projects: > SNA/ONA in research lab: http://www.orgnet.com/knowledge_maps.html > SNA/ONA in high tech org: http://www.orgnet.com/experts.html > > Anecdotal stories: http://www.cos.com/ > > _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.sfu.ca/~insna/). 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