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Novel Assessment Tools for Empirical Determinants of Direct Leadership

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Army
Award ID:
52999
Program Year/Program:
2001 / STTR
Agency Tracking Number:
A013-0056
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Psychological Systems & Research
1118 Lakeview Drive Fairfield, IA 52556
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2001
Title: Novel Assessment Tools for Empirical Determinants of Direct Leadership
Agency / Branch: DOD / ARMY
Contract: DASW01-01-P-1038
Award Amount: $99,656.00
 

Abstract:

The overall goal of this project is to improve the assessment, diagnosis, and prediction of direct leadership. To achieve these goals, the following objectives will be addressed in Phase 1. These are: (1) conduct cognitive task analyses to define directleadership performance; (2)develop an event-based measures of performance and effectiveness; (3) utilize cognitive test design to develop new measures of job knowledge, skill, effort, and experience; (4) develop a detailed plan for validating the directleadership battery; and (5)develop requirements for software tools to support the assessment effort.The application of a principled approach to test design should result in significant improvements in the diagnostic utility and predictive validity ofdirect leadership. The resulting products should have broad potential for the assessment and development of leadership talent.

Principal Investigator:

David DuBois
President
3306788958
ddubois@compuserve.com

Business Contact:

David DuBois
President
3306788958
ddubois@compuserve.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

PSYCHOLOGICAL SYSTEMS & RESEARCH
1975 Willow Ridge Circle Kent, OH 44240

EIN/Tax ID: 341759478
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Research Institution Information:
UNIV. OF AKRON
Department of Psychology
Akron, OH 44325
Contact: Bob Lord
Contact Phone: (330) 972-7018
RI Type: Nonprofit college or university