Argonne National Laboratory

Operations

Science policy and career options in research, strategic leadership and program development

A panel of researchers who have worked in Washington, D.C. will present a fun and informative look at how our country develops science policy at the next Jumpstart meeting. They’ll also discuss how their D.C. assignments changed their careers.

All are welcome to attend and bring their lunches. No registration is required.

2016 Postdoctoral Research and Career Symposium

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Christopher DellaCorte
Senior Technologist: Tribology and Rotating Machinery
Materials and Structures Division
Research & Engineering Directorate
NASA, Glenn Research Center

Dr. DellaCorte will talk about his research and career path and the "Effects of Serendipity on R&D."

Features

Spectrum Meeting

Spectrum is an employee resource group led by Argonne employees who are specifically dedicated to building awareness of, and providing resources to, Argonne’s LGBTQA+ community in support of Argonne’s Diversity and Inclusion initiatives and the Argonne Next pillar of Community.

Energy Department awards five new Argonne-business collaborations under Small Business Vouchers pilotAugust 23, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy announced that 43 small businesses will participate in the second round of the Small Business Vouchers pilot. With vouchers in hand, these businesses can better leverage the world-class capabilities of the DOE national laboratories.

2016 Outstanding Mentor and Supervisor Award Reception

Join the Leadership Institute as we honor several Argonne employees for their exceptional work as mentors and supervisors.

All three awards honor the mentors and supervisors for their ability to promote and create work environments that encourage and boost curiosity, to continuously fuel individual passions toward scientific ideas and to hold high standards for performance.

4:15 p.m. — welcome remarks by Lisa Durham and Tina Henne

4:20 p.m. — presentation of awards by Peter Littlewood