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Accession Number ADA564406
Title Proposed Leadership Structure for Joint Acquisition Programs.
Publication Date Jan 2012
Media Count 21p
Personal Author H. Harris M. Lewis
Abstract Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition programs are becoming more joint, and joint acquisition programs are critical to mission success. In the current DoD acquisition and requirements structure, joint programs are usually assigned to one of the Component Acquisition Executives (CAEs). This causes or exacerbates some of the shortfalls of the existing joint acquisition process. This article investigates the benefits and difficulties of one specific organizational change: creating a Joint Acquisition Executive (JAE), managing joint programs only and reporting to the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics, as a peer to current CAEs.
Keywords Acquisition
Department of defense
Executive routines

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 74E - Logistics, Military Facilities, & Supplies
70B - Management Practice
Corporate Author Defense Acquisition Univ., Fort Belvoir, VA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1303
Contract Number N/A

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