On Thu, Oct 27, 2005 at 08:18:18PM -0700, Mike Kupfer wrote:
> dep> One of the problems is that we have no good way to measure the
> dep> quality of their mentoring.
> I think the idea was to treat the level-3 folks as interns, similar to
> the way new ARC members are brought on board.
> It's been several years since I was on LSARC, but (IIRC) the way we
> handled it was that every case got assigned a regular ARC member as the
> owner, whether or not there was an intern. If there was an intern, the
> intern did most of the work. But the owner got cc'd on all the email.
> Would something like that be sufficient to address your concerns here?
If the "owner" is the one primarily responsible for communicating
with the contributor, yes. I think this would work fine.
If the "intern" handles communication and the "owner" is just an
observer, no. (I enumerated the problems I see with such an
arrangement a few mails back.)