Accession Number:

ADA129728

Title:

Improving the Selection, Classification, and Utilization of Army Enlisted Personnel. Project A: Research Plan

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

473.0

Abstract:

This research report describes a research plan for a project whose objectives are to 1 validate current and future ASVAB against soldier performance 2 develop new selection and classification procedures and measures to optimize the match between soldier abilities and MOS requirements and 3 develop computer-based decision-aids for managers of the Armys manpower processes. The objectives of the research will be met by 1 developing new ways to measure and collect data on the military applicant pool 2 developing and evaluating new predictors of soldier performance e.g., psychomotor, perceptual, cognitive abilities, and biographical information 3 developing new methods to measure and analyze training performance and 4 developing and refining adequate, efficient soldier performance measures and predictors of enlisted personnel and NCO success.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE