Argonne National Laboratory


Joshua LyleDecember 8, 2015


Argonne Fellowships

Argonne offers special fellowships to be awarded internationally to outstanding doctoral scientists and engineers who are at early points in promising careers:

What's NEXT employee climate survey Town Hall Focus Group

Laboratory Director Peter Littlewood and Lisa Durham, Director of the Leadership Institute at Argonne, will welcome and introduce representatives from WFD Consulting, the independent firm that worked with Argonne to administer the recent What’s NEXT climate survey.

Technologist in Residence pilot program pairs companies with national labs to advance clean energyDecember 1, 2015

The U.S. Department of Energy recently selected representatives from Argonne for three of seven spots in its new Technologist in Residence pilot program, created to increase collaboration between the national laboratories and private-sector companies.

CIMposium December Meeting

The Chicago Innovation Mentors (CIM) organization will hold a CIMposium “Evaluating Your Market,” Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Chicago Innovation Exchange (CIE) Auditorium located at 1452 E 53rd St, Chicago, IL 60615.

WIST Holiday Luncheon

All employees are invited to the WIST Holiday on Thursday, December 3, 2015, at the Argonne Guest House from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

For the main course there are four choices, Chicken Dijon, London Broil, Baked White Fish and Vegetarian Baked Lasagna. The cost will be $22 including taxes and gratuity. The full menu is below.

RSVP to by Monday, November 30, 2015, and be sure to indicate your preference for the main course chicken, beef, fish, or vegetarian lasagna when replying. Employees can pay at the Luncheon.

Faculty Mentor-in-Residence Office Hours

Want some last minute advice before that faculty phone interview?

Looking for someone to glance over your teaching and research statements?

The Faculty Mentor-in-Residence is here for you!

Walter Henne will be available to meet walk-ins Tuesday, November 24, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Building 201, Room 157. After 1 p.m., stop by Room 151.

Employee Spotlight: Muge AcikNovember 17, 2015

Joseph Katz Fellow in Chemistry