Office of Science Quality and Integrity

Research Grade Evaluation

The USGS Office of Science Quality and Integrity—in conjunction with the Office of Human Resources—is responsible for administering the USGS Research Grade Evaluation (RGE), Equipment Development Grade Evaluation (EDGE), and Senior Scientist (ST) review processes.

Announcements

The RGE-EDGE Program Update for Managers presentation is now available!

Additional training materials for changes to the RGE-EDGE process and the new RSR/DSR will be available on the website soon. We will begin holding training sessions for scientists in December.

Are you interested in serving on a panel? We are always looking for volunteers! Just e-mail RGE-EDGE@usgs.gov to let us know and we will add you to our volunteer list!

 

General Information

RGE:

EDGE:

ST:

For RGE, EDGE and ST Scientists Being Reviewed

For Panelists

RGE:

EDGE:

Training

Questions may be sent to the RGE-EDGE e-mail box: RGE-EDGE@usgs.gov

Contacts

Christopher J Johnson

Deputy Director and Bureau Scientific Integrity Officer
Office of Science Quality and Integrity
Phone: 703-648-6643

Steven Hilburger

RGE-EDGE Coordinator
Office of Science Quality and Integrity
Phone: 703-648-4036

Cara Campbell

Acting RGE-EDGE Coordinator
Office of Science Quality and Integrity
Phone: 703-648-6459

Kevin B Jones

RGE/EDGE Staff Scientist
Office of Science Quality and Integrity
Phone: 703-648-6448

RGE-EDGE Program