Agency Report

Directorate for Education & Human Resources (NSF)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  20  

2017 Index Score
81.6

Change from 2016
0.0 


Parent Agency
National Science Foundation (Index Score: 74.7)
Mission
To achieve excellence in U.S. science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education at all levels and in all settings (both formal and informal) in order to support the development of a diverse and well-prepared workforce of scientists, technicians, engineers, mathematicians and educators and a well-informed citizenry that have access to the ideas and tools of science and engineering.
Website
https://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=EHR

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 20 of 339 0.0  81.6 62.0
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 88  of 336 0.0  64.6 55.6
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 95  of 336 0.0  58.0 48.1
Effective Leadership: Fairness 89  of 336 0.0  63.9 63.1
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 98  of 336 0.0  58.8 42.8
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 110  of 336 0.0  74.2 68.3
Employee Skills–Mission Match 31  of 338 0.0  83.7 80.9
Pay 45  of 338 0.0  75.0 54.8
Strategic Management 109  of 337 0.0  61.7 59.1
Teamwork 89  of 337 0.0  75.0 64.9
Innovation 63  of 337 0.0  72.2 61.7
Training and Development 62  of 338 0.0  71.2 61.4
Work–Life Balance 154  of 337 0.0  65.2 64.3
Support for Diversity 119  of 337 0.0  65.9 57.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 74  of 336 0.0  56.0 39.1
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)