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Table 5 Ego network circles at different career stages: mean size and scaling ratio

From: The academic wanderer: structure of collaboration network and relation with research performance

  Young res Assist prof Assoc prof Full prof Dist prof
Mean SR Mean SR Mean SR Mean SR Mean SR
1st circle 2.9 3.2 3.8 4.3 4.1
2nd circle 5.5 1.9 6.7 2.1 9.3 2.4 11.9 2.8 11.6 2.8
3rd circle 9.8 1.8 12.9 1.9 20.6 2.2 29 2.4 28.9 2.5
4th circle 16.4 1.7 24.1 1.9 44.3 2.2 69.7 2.4 73 2.5
5st circle 26.2 1.6 42.5 1.8 97.9 2.2 188.2 2.7 212 2.9