Academic Community Manager: Manager of the Academic Community

Academic Community Manager: Manager of the Academic Community

Ariana Daniela Del Pino Espinoza (Escuela Superior Politécnica del Litoral, Ecuador)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-1918-8.ch027
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The Academic environment is changing, especially with the nominated web 2.0 and science 2.0. The increase in new academic social network used for researchers to publicize their knowledge, research and contributions in science, can not take lightly. For this and everything that comes with being a researcher, the academic community manager comes to manage the social networks and academic social network, care workflow, generate networking and disseminate results, among others. Increasingly universities seeking to spread the results generated by their students, teachers, masters, doctors or research groups. This research is intended to show the important role that will have the academic community manager inside the group of researchers.
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Differences Between Organizations And The Academic Environment


If enterprises, institutions, organizations, and universities do not maintain profiles in the network, they will be considered “digitally dead.” Formerly, people asked trusted colleagues for references on products such as education in a university. Today, people are certainly looking for those colleagues in the network, through online profiles and websites. In many cases, one uses technology to provide more realistic experiences. It is here that the CM determines how the company’s digital role is most useful to their users.

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