Geoffrey Boaz Hiire's scientific contributions

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This study explored whetherorganisational factors such as technological progress, computer skills, research funding, and human resourceswere significant antecedents of academic staff research productivity in chartered private universities in Uganda. The study stemmed from reportedly low levels of research productivity of the academic staff in priva...


... Nevertheless, none of the enlisted variables was considered in relation to other cofounding variables that can mediate or moderate the association. Another study concluded that even though organisational factors are signi cant antecedents of university academic staff research productivity, some of its elements (such as technological progress and possession of computer skills) were more signi cant antecedents than others (Hiire et al., 2020). This implies that to boost the research productivity of the academic staff, university managers need to place proportionate emphasis on these factors if they are to create an enabling research environment in their institutions. ...