Abiodun Egbetokun

National Centre for Technology Management (Nigeria)

Abiodun Egbetokun is a Senior Resarch Officer at the National Centre for Technology Management in Nigeria. Prior to this post, he completed his PhD at Friedrich Schiller University in Germany in 2014, and his MSc in Technology Management at Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria in 2009. His current research involves innovation, absorptive capacity, firm networks, external search, and firm-level innovation, and his research interests include science, technology, and innovation indicators, entrepreneurship, and technological innovation. 

Researcher's Grant Projects

This project focuses on the supply of high-quality entrepreneurs in Nigeria. Using a large-scale survey of Nigerian university students, it examines the extent to which an interest in entrepreneurship translates into actual entrepreneurial activity.
Researchers: Caleb Adelowo, Abiodun Egbetokun, Adedayo James
Grants Round: Special ERG - LIC #2
Country: Nigeria
Cross-cutting themes: Gender
This project aims to harmonize and make public two innovation surveys of Nigeria from 2007 and 2011 in order to fill a gap in existing African data, and to create a comprehensive picture and research tool for Nigerian industry. 
Researchers: Abiodun Egbetokun
Grants Round: 14th Round
Country: Nigeria