Argonne National Laboratory


It is essential that postdoctoral appointees and supervisors get together within two months of the starting date and fill out the Postdoctoral Initial Discussion form (ANL-698). This discussion sets initial goals and clarifies expectations on both sides for a success and productive relationship. Once completed, it has to be reviewed and signed by the Division Director. A copy should be sent to Kristene (Tina) Henne, Postdoctoral Programs Coordinator, by  email to

The Postdoctoral Performance Evaluation form (ANL-699) should be filled at the time of renewal and upload it in the XINK system. It must be completed, discussed, and agreed by both the postdoctoral appointee and the supervisor. The Division Director has to review and sign it.