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Main Title Managing scientists : leadership strategies in scientific research /
Author Sapienza, Alice M.
Publisher Wiley-Liss,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 53485119
ISBN 0471226149; 9780471226147
Subjects Research--Management. ; Scientists--Relations. ; Organizational behavior. ; Biomedisch onderzoek. ; Leidinggeven.
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EOBM  Q180.55.M3S27 2004 NEIC Library/Denver,CO 05/23/2011
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xiii, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Notes
The Condition of Being Different -- Understanding What Motivates You and What Motivates Others -- Understanding Your Leadership Style and That of Others -- Communicating Effectively -- Dealing with Conflict -- Creativity: The Influence of Structure, Size, and Formal Systems -- Project Management -- Discerning and Assessing Organizational Culture -- Leading Change. "Managing Scientists: Leadership Strategies in Scientific Research, Second Edition is directed at the specific needs of the biotechnology and pharmaceutical research and development industries. It offers practical advice, including real life case studies, on improving the quality of interactions and fostering creative output in an R & D setting. Moreover, this new Second Edition features primary data from surveys of expert panels of scientists on their perceptions of being led." "Managing Scientists, Second Edition provides a key resource to anyone managing scientific work in a life or medical science organization."--Jacket.