ERIC Number: EJ946649
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 7
Integrating a New Evaluation Unit with an Old Institution: See No Evil; Hear No Evil; Speak No Evil
Baxter, Claire E.
New Directions for Evaluation, n131 p77-81 Fall 2011
The author focuses on issues related to the implementation and acceptance of a new evaluation unit within an organization. Specifically, the author discusses role clarity of the evaluation unit with respect to overlapping roles and the reach of the evaluation unit. The author also discusses the push-and-pull relationship between organization and evaluation staff.
Descriptors: Administrative Organization, Program Evaluation, Academic Libraries, Organizational Communication, Role, Research, User Needs (Information), Knowledge Level, Institutional Mission, Accountability, Resistance (Psychology)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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