Argonne National Laboratory

About Postdoctoral Programs

Argonne’s Postdoctoral Program provides emerging scientists with the opportunity to do meaningful, cutting-edge research in an inspired and resource-rich environment. As evidenced by our many highly successful postdoctoral alumni, the program offers a chance to jump-start long and rewarding careers at the forefront of science.

The Postdoctoral Program Office was launched and directed by former Argonne postdocs, who are well aware of the needs of the postdoc community. For brand new postdocs and fellows, we provide support and resources to help make the move to the area assmooth as possible. We also support several activities that enrich the Argonne experience for our postdocs, including:

  • Postdoctoral Mentoring Program
  • Annual Postdoctoral Research and Career Symposium
  • Postdoc Seminar Series
  • Postdoctoral Safety Program
  • Professional Development Workshops
  • Career Planning Resources
  • Networking and Social Events
  • Advising and Support for the Postdoctoral Society of Argonne