Agency Report

Directorate for Geosciences

Best Places to Work Rank
out of 420 Agency Subcomponents

  147  

2019 Engagement Score
67.8

Change from 2018
-0.4 


Parent Agency
National Science Foundation (Engagement Score: 75.7)
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
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Engagement Score 147 of 420 -0.4  67.8 68.2 66.1 65.9
Category Rank Change
(2018‑19)
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2007 2005 2003
Effective Leadership 223  of 413 0.5  57.7 57.2 54.2 57.2
Effective Leadership: Empowerment 171  of 413 -0.8  54.0 54.8 50.2 48.6
Effective Leadership: Fairness 275  of 413 2.0  55.7 53.7 48.1 54.4
Effective Leadership: Senior Leaders 237  of 413 1.9  48.3 46.4 44.0 48.1
Effective Leadership: Supervisors 241  of 413 -0.9  70.1 71.0 69.5 72.1
Employee Skills–Mission Match 161  of 415 0.2  79.9 79.7 77.9 76.8
Pay 143  of 415 3.3  67.5 64.2 61.5 56.2
Strategic Management 289  of 414 -1.5  57.3 58.8 53.8 56.1
Teamwork 305  of 414 -0.7  67.1 67.8 66.6 67.3
Innovation 155  of 414 4.2  68.7 64.5 63.4 65.9
Training and Development 154  of 415 1.2  66.4 65.2 57.6 62.7
Work–Life Balance 271  of 414 -2.0  61.4 63.4 63.7 61.3
Support for Diversity 353  of 414 -3.4  55.1 58.5 57.3 56.2
Performance-Based Rewards and Advancement 234  of 413 3.4  50.1 46.7 45.9 47.4
Quartile Key
Lower Quartile (0–25%) Below Median (25–50%) Above Median (50–75%) Upper Quartile (75–100%)