Agency Report

Directorate for Education & Human Resources

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 415 Agency Subcomponents

  40  

2018 Engagement Score
79.0

Change from 2017
-2.6 


Parent Agency
National Science Foundation (Engagement Score: 75.5)
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
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 40 of 415 -2.6  79.0 81.6 62.0
Category Rank Change
(2017‑18)
2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 84  of 408 1.2  65.8 64.6 55.6
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 68  of 408 2.6  60.6 58.0 48.1
Effective Leadership: Fairness 135  of 408 -1.7  62.2 63.9 63.1
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 96  of 408 0.4  59.2 58.8 42.8
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 90  of 408 2.7  76.9 74.2 68.3
Employee Skills–Mission Match 8  of 410 4.0  87.7 83.7 80.9
Pay 183  of 410 -9.7  65.3 75.0 54.8
Strategic Management 110  of 409 3.2  64.9 61.7 59.1
Teamwork 188  of 409 -3.8  71.2 75.0 64.9
Innovation 61  of 409 0.8  73.0 72.2 61.7
Training and Development 40  of 410 4.4  75.6 71.2 61.4
Work–Life Balance 101  of 409 4.2  69.4 65.2 64.3
Support for Diversity 131  of 409 -0.5  65.4 65.9 57.5
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 127  of 408 -2.0  54.0 56.0 39.1
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)