Mission and Vision Statements

Mission Statement

GESTAR II ensures outstanding partnership with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center’s (GSFC) Earth Science Division (ESD) to advance Goddard’s Earth science leadership by providing a competitive environment to hire and retain high-quality scientists who invest their expertise toward accomplishing NASA’s strategic missions and goals for the benefit of humanity.

Vision Statement

To provide a nurturing environment and mentorship for early-career researchers and students to follow the example of experienced scientists in accomplishing the GESTAR II mission with excellence while building outstanding resumes to become Earth science leaders.