ERIC Number: ED022672
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Critical Interfaces for Engineers and Scientists, 4 Appraisals. Proceedings of the Annual Joint Meeting of the Engineering Manpower Commission of Engineers Joint Council and the Scientific Manpower Commission, New York, May 18, 1967.
Alden, John D.
Contained in this booklet are the speeches given at the annual joint meeting of the Engineering Manpower Commission and the Scientific Manpower Commission. Each dealt with some problem aspect of the engineer-scientist interface. The presentation by Rear Admiral W. C. Hushing of the U. S. Navy was entitled "The Impact of High Performance Science and Technology on Manpower Requirements at the Undersea Interface," and dealt with some of the problems encountered in man's extended use of the sea. Rear Admiral William A. Brockell, U. S. Navy (retired), was concerned with ocean engineering education, and in particular, the program at the Webb Institute. Dr. Milton Harris in "The Education-Industry Interface" pointed the growing gap between industry and the universities and offered suggestions for improved mutual understanding. "The Technical Man and the Industrial World" was the concern of David Allison, who dealt with the problem of education obselescence in science and engineering and with possible solutions through adult continuing education. (DH)
Descriptors: Adult Education, College Science, Engineering Education, Engineers, Industry, Science Education, Scientists, Socioeconomic Influences, Speeches, Technology
Engineers Joint Council, 345 East 47 Street, New York, New York 10017 ($2.00).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Engineers Joint Council, New York, NY. Engineering Manpower Commission.