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Educational Programs and Outreach

Guest Faculty Research Participation Program

About the Program

The Guest Faculty Research Program is for faculty members who wish to perform long-term collaborative activities with an Argonne staff scientist or engineer. Participants do not receive pay or expense reimbursement for their work from Argonne.


Faculty applicants must be full-time faculty members of an accredited college or university.

How to Apply

To apply for the Guest Faculty Research Participation Program, please complete the application packet. Note that two evaluation (reference) forms are required: one should be completed by your department head or dean, and the other should be completed by a professional reference. There is no application deadline.

  1. Complete the Guest Faculty Research Participation Program Request.
  2. Collect the required attachments listed in the application. For the GFRP program one of the required attachments is Argonne’s Guest Agreement Form (Guest Agreement – Funded Under U.S. Government Grant or Contract OR Guest Agreement – Funded By Source Other Than U.S. Government Grant or Contract).
  3. Send the form and any required attachments to your proposed Argonne host and the Division will submit the formal appointment request.