Human Resources

Welcome to Human Resources

Welcome to the NRAO Human Resources (HR) Home Page

The NRAO HR Department is headquartered in Charlottesville, Virginia with site offices in Socorro, New Mexico and Green Bank, West Virginia.

Human Resources is committed to providing all facets of human resource support to the management, employees, retirees and families of the NRAO.

We are interested in your comments or suggestions on how we may better serve you. Please contact us!

What's Happening in HR

Current issues update: Immigration Travel Ban and Visa Town Hall Meeting

Wellness Survey Results now Available!

New and revised policies have been approved:


  • Workplace Violence Prevention Policy


The Workplace Violence Prevention Policy replaces the Firearms at NRAO policy. Revisions to the Drug Free Workplace Policy and the Nepotism Policy supersede those currently in any other manual/handbook. The Remote Work Arrangement Policy and Social Media Policy are new.


Holiday schedules available here:

2017, 2018.

HR Contacts



Green Bank