Accession Number : AD0673948

Title :   RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LABORATORY MANAGEMENT KNOWLEDGE UTILIZATION STUDY.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Apr 66-30 Jun 68,

Corporate Author : MICHIGAN UNIV ANN ARBOR CENTER FOR RESEARCH ON UTILIZATION OF SCIENTIFIC KNOWLEDGE

Personal Author(s) : Havelock,Ronald G. ; Mann,Floyd C.

Report Date : 20 JUL 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : Knowledge regarding social psychological factors distinguishing more from less effective working environments for scientists and engineers is accumulating faster than R and D managers appear to be able to accept and utilize such new findings. To explore the factors facilitating and hindering the transfer, adaptation, and utilization of these findings in the everyday management of laboratories, a science management seminar was developed, monitored, and evaluated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INDUSTRIAL PSYCHOLOGY, SYMPOSIA), (*MANAGEMENT ENGINEERING, *LABORATORIES), SCIENTISTS, ENGINEERS, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT, SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, EMPLOYEE RELATIONS, BEHAVIOR, SUPERVISORS, PERCEPTION(PSYCHOLOGY), LEARNING, SOCIAL SCIENCES, ATTITUDES(PSYCHOLOGY), FEEDBACK, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATIONS

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE