Accession Number : ADA102755


Title :   AFHRL Conference on Human Appraisal: Proceedings Held at San Antonio, Texas, 19-21 March 1979


Descriptive Note : Technical paper


Corporate Author : AIR FORCE HUMAN RESOURCES LAB BROOKS AFB TX


Personal Author(s) : Mullins, Cecil J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a102755.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1981


Pagination or Media Count : 214


Abstract : This technical paper consists of the proceedings from the opening day of the conference. The purpose was to bring together several of the researchers who have been concerned with various aspects of problems in human appraisal to exchange ideas and to provide discussion and critique of the directions our respective research efforts are taking. Formal presentations of work and ideas connected with state-of-the-art methods and problems in human appraisal comprise the core of this technical paper. Each formal paper is followed by informal comments and discussion by the participants. Topics include: Application of a Generalized Development Curve to Problems in Human Assessment; Performance Ratings--Comments on the state of the art; Performance Appraisal--Some nagging problems and possible solutions; Performance Assessment in Organizations--Some non-random observations; Public Law 95-454 and Performance Appraisal; and Measurement and Latent Trait Theory.


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN) , MEASUREMENT , STATE OF THE ART , THEORY , ACCURACY , PROBLEM SOLVING , INDEXES , RATINGS , SCORING , FEDERAL LAW


Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE