Federal Scientists Survey


Researchers at the Iowa State University Center for Survey Statistics and Methodology (CSSM) and the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) are conducting a survey of over 63,000 science professionals from 16 science-based US government agencies.  With your help, we hope to better understand the role of science and scientific integrity at your agency and the contributions of scientists in fulfilling their agency’s science-based mission during the past year.

The survey is available to you in the following formats:

1. Online - by clicking on the link found in your personal email invitation.

2. Downloadable PDF - by clicking HERE

3. Scheduled Phone Interview - by calling: (877) 578-8848

(Note: You will need the personal access code from your email invitation to complete the survey.)

For additional information about this survey or the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), please visit the links below:

This study has been approved by the Iowa State University Institutional Review Board (IRB #18-017) to ensure confidentiality and data security.