Dr. Laurin-Kovitz is Associate Laboratory Director for Nuclear Technologies and National Security. She leads an organization that supports a secure and resilient society by advancing nuclear energy and delivering innovative, objective science- and engineering-based solutions to inform decision making.
Kent Bostick is the deputy director of Argonne’s National Security Programs. He joined Argonne in 2012 after more than 20 years working in the Intelligence Community (IC) on national security issues related to foreign weapons development programs and the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.
Division Director, Decision and Infrastructure Sciences
Dave Brannegan is the Director of Argonne National Laboratory’s Decision and Infrastructure Sciences division. He previously served as Director of Argonne’s Risk and Infrastructure Science Center. Dave has considerable program management, policy, and leadership experience in the non-profit, for-profit, and government sectors.
Dr. Julie Carrera serves as the Interim Director of the Strategic Security Sciences Division at Argonne National Laboratory. She was previously Deputy Director of the division. As Interim Director, she leads a team devoted to developing and implementing practical approaches and technical solutions to address complex and enduring threats to national and global security.
Chuck Kozlowski is Argonne’s Experimental Operations and Facilities Division Director and Experimental Operations Manager. His background includes process safety engineering, laboratory management, and operations management of chemical pilot plants and chemical manufacturing facilities. His team supports the design, building, and operation of highly specialized test equipment across the laboratory.
Temitope Taiwo is the Director of Argonne’s Nuclear Science and Engineering Division. He has worked in the nuclear industry, research laboratory, and U.S. government in the areas of nuclear reactor design, methods development, and analysis. Dr. Taiwo is currently the National Technical Director of the Systems Analysis and Integration Campaign of the DOE Nuclear Technology Research and Development program office.
Dr. Mark A. Williamson is the Division Director of the Chemical and Fuel Cycle Technologies Division at Argonne National Laboratory. He leads Argonne’s nuclear chemical engineering team with research and development activities in used nuclear fuel recycling, fuel fabrication, and safeguards for next-generation nuclear energy systems. He also oversees radioisotope generation and separation systems for future application in the medical and industrial sectors.