Accession Number:

ADA022310

Title:

Management of Research and Engineering Selected Topics,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL SHIP ENGINEERING CENTER HYATTSVILLE MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

This compendium discusses three topics of interest to managers of scientists and engineers. These three topics are development of scientists and engineers for technical management, performance appraisal of personnel, and means to effectiveness for project managers. The discussion of development of technical personnel for management deals with such areas as candidate selection, problems, and development methods. The discussion of performance appraisal begins with a survey of the relevant literature. This survey also shows the chronological evolution of performance appraisal concepts as they have developed over this years. The discussion of means of effectiveness for project managers begins with the postulation of a knowledge model for the project manager. This knowledge model concept is further developed by identifying and discussion of means of effectiveness for project managers begins with the postulation of a knowledge model for the project manager. This knowledge model concept is further developed by identifying and discussing three categories of knowledge that the project manager should have. A selected bibliography for these three topics is included.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE