Accession Number:

ADA193343

Title:

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

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 1984-Sep 1985

Corporate Author:

HUMAN RESOURCES RESEARCH ORGANIZATION ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

469.0

Abstract:

This report describes the research performed during the third year FY85 of Project A, the Armys long term program to develop a complete personnel system for selecting and classifying all entry-level Army enlisted personnel it also summarizes the developmental work done during the first 2 years of the project. During the third year a wide variety of criterion and predictor measures were pilot tested, refined, and field tested. These efforts resulted in the Trial Battery being used in the Concurrent Validation phase, in which testing was begun during FY85 with a sample of several thousand soldiers. This report is supplemented by an ARI Research Note in preparation, which contains a number of technical papers prepared during the year on various aspects of the project. Keywords Army wide measures, Criterion measures, First tour evaluation, Personnel classification, Personnel selection, Predictor measures, Rating scales, Soldier effectiveness.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE