Agency Report

Directorate for Mathematical & Physical Sciences (NSF)

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 339 Agency Subcomponents

  88  

2017 Index Score
72.6

Change from 2016
0.0 


Parent Agency
National Science Foundation (Index Score: 74.7)
Mission
To harness the collective efforts of the mathematical and physical sciences communities to address the most compelling scientific questions, educate the future advanced high-tech workforce, and promote discoveries to meet the needs of the nation.
Website
https://www.nsf.gov/dir/index.jsp?org=MPS

SCORES AND RANKINGS

Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Index Score 88 of 339 0.0  72.6 60.4
Category Rank Change
(2016‑17)
2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 106  of 336 0.0  63.5 59.6
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 68  of 336 0.0  59.8 51.4
Effective Leadership: Fairness 108  of 336 0.0  62.9 60.1
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 127  of 336 0.0  55.4 51.1
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 119  of 336 0.0  73.7 72.0
Employee Skills–Mission Match 115  of 338 0.0  80.2 75.1
Pay 312  of 338 0.0  53.3 44.8
Strategic Management 117  of 337 0.0  61.0 58.0
Teamwork 60  of 337 0.0  77.5 75.1
Innovation 50  of 337 0.0  73.2 71.6
Training and Development 132  of 338 0.0  65.2 60.8
Work–Life Balance 331  of 337 0.0  49.1 52.9
Support for Diversity 79  of 337 0.0  68.4 64.6
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 103  of 336 0.0  54.1 49.6
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)