Managing the Laboratory Animal Facility / Edition 2

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Covers Both Traditional and Unique Aspects of Management

A launching pad to providing high-quality management of laboratory animal facilities in a financially sound manner, Managing the Laboratory Animal Facility, Second Edition enables a basic understanding of management and leadership concepts in laboratory animal science. While retaining the focus of its predecessor, this edition contains over 100 more pages of new and expanded material.

New to the Second Edition

  • An entirely new chapter on leadership
  • A greatly expanded chapter on the management of human resources
  • A new appendix on productivity goals and measurements
  • A revised appendix on how to calculate per diem rates

On Your Way to Becoming a Competent Manager

With more than 30 years of experience managing laboratory animal facilities, the author provides much of the theoretical and practical information needed to help you become an effective and efficient manager of laboratory animal facility resources.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781420055566
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/15/2008
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 328
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

The Basics of Managing a Laboratory Animal Facility
The Organizational Environment
The Management of Human Resources
Managing Financial Resources
Management of Information Resources
Time Management
Appendix 1: Productivity Goals and Measurements
Appendix 2: Setting Per Diem Rates
Appendix 3: Hiring the Right Person
Appendix 4: Training

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