Capabilities and Resources
Are the qualifications and number of the staff (scientific, technical, administrative) appropriate to achieve success of the project?
Is funding adequate to achieve success of the project?
Is the state of the equipment and facilities adequate?
If staff, funding, or equipment is not adequate, how might the project be triaged (what thrust should be emphasized, what sacrificed?) to best move toward its stated objectives?
Does the laboratory sustain the technical capability to respond quickly to critical issues as they arise?
Responsiveness to the Board’s Recommendations
Have the issues and recommendations presented in the previous report been addressed?