Agency Report

Directorate for Engineering (NSF)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  82  

2017 Index Score
73.1

Change from 2016
0.0 


Parent Agency
National Science Foundation (Index Score: 74.7)
Mission
To address national challenges, such as smart manufacturing, resilient infrastructure and sustainable energy systems; to bring about new opportunities in areas ranging from advanced photonics to prosthetic devices.
Website
https://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=ENG

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 82 of 339 0.0  73.1 73.7
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 65  of 336 0.0  66.2 58.6
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 36  of 336 0.0  64.2 56.8
Effective Leadership: Fairness 75  of 336 0.0  64.5 56.8
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 43  of 336 0.0  64.3 55.0
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 198  of 336 0.0  69.8 63.9
Employee Skills–Mission Match 11  of 338 0.0  85.7 86.3
Pay 97  of 338 0.0  70.1 62.5
Strategic Management 86  of 337 0.0  63.5 59.3
Teamwork 74  of 337 0.0  76.0 71.8
Innovation 63  of 337 0.0  72.2 68.9
Training and Development 158  of 338 0.0  63.7 63.0
Work–Life Balance 310  of 337 0.0  54.9 55.5
Support for Diversity 66  of 337 0.0  69.4 62.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 105  of 336 0.0  53.9 51.7
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)