Table 2

Factors associated with time spent on emails

Time spent on academic spam emails per day (%)
None1–10 min>10 minP value
Demographics and professional information
  Other/prefer not to answer16.758.325.0
 Academic job title
  Assistant professor19.565.415.10.36
  Associate professor20.757.821.6
  Non-tenure track17.465.217.4
 Number of academic publications
 Previously published in open access format
  Not sure9.365.125.6
 Spam filter on email
  Not sure20.065.015.0
Experience with academic spam emails
 Estimated number of academic spam emails per day
  Not sure0.0100.00.0
 Concern for missed opportunities
  Not sure15.965.918.2