Agency Report

Directorate for Geosciences (NSF)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  166  

2017 Index Score
66.1

Change from 2016
0.0 


Parent Agency
National Science Foundation (Index Score: 74.7)
Mission
To support basic research that advances the frontiers of knowledge and drives technological innovation while improving understanding of the many processes that affect the global environment.
Website
https://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=GEO

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 166 of 339 0.0  66.1 65.9
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 271  of 336 0.0  54.2 57.2
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 220  of 336 0.0  50.2 48.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 309  of 336 0.0  48.1 54.4
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 275  of 336 0.0  44.0 48.1
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 204  of 336 0.0  69.5 72.1
Employee Skills–Mission Match 194  of 338 0.0  77.9 76.8
Pay 237  of 338 0.0  61.5 56.2
Strategic Management 261  of 337 0.0  53.8 56.1
Teamwork 259  of 337 0.0  66.6 67.3
Innovation 253  of 337 0.0  63.4 65.9
Training and Development 271  of 338 0.0  57.6 62.7
Work–Life Balance 185  of 337 0.0  63.7 61.3
Support for Diversity 279  of 337 0.0  57.3 56.2
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 272  of 336 0.0  45.9 47.4
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)