Argonne National Laboratory

Key Steps

The Postdoctoral Program Office welcomes you to Argonne National Laboratory. Your academic achievements and demonstrated research capabilities will undoubtedly contribute to the continuing scientific and technological success of the Laboratory. It is our intention that your tenure at Argonne be as productive and rewarding as possible.

Your goals and needs may evolve as you progress through your appointment. We take the approach of providing guidance, resources and programs targeted to help you navigate specific, key steps in your appointment. Postdoctoral appointments may be renewed annually up to three years*. Depending on where you are in your training, you may wish to focus your professional development on specific goals and activities.

Questions? Contact us. You can also view the factsheet, Postdoctoral Program - Before You Arrive, to help you transition into postdoctoral life.

*Appointment extensions beyond three years require additional justification and should be discussed with your supervisor.