This project examines the feasibility of measuring Soldier performance with information contained in the Army’s Person-Event Data Environment (PDE) data repository by analyzing existing performance metrics. This is a necessary first step towards modeling of relationships between social characteristic variables and performance outcome. To facilitate this, the team has collected performance scales from a variety of sources to evaluate using different text analysis techniques.

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Daniel Bullock

Daniel Bullock

Indiana University Bloomington, Cognitive Neuroscience


Liz Miller

Liz Miller

William & Mary, International Relations

Gina Fendley

Gina Fendley

Marymount University, Philosophy


Nathaniel Ratcliff

Research Assistant Professor, Biocomplexity Institute, University of Virginia

Joel Thurston

Senior Scientist, Biocomplexity Institute, University of Virginia


Dr. Kelly Ervin

U.S. Army Research Institute for the Social and Behavioral Sciences