As with any survey, more responses mean a more accurate and reflective data set. In a recent Focal Point article, Interim Deputy Laboratory Director for Operations/Chief Operations Officer John Quintana pledged to donate $1 to the Argonne Combined Appeal for every survey completed by a Mission Support employee. Building an inclusive and … Read More
Lina Chong (CSE) and Matt Otten have been named 2017 Maria Goeppert Mayer Fellows. The ability to attract top science and engineering talent to the laboratory is crucial to the success of Argonne’s science … Read More »
The call for nominations for the 2017 Outstanding Staff Mentor Award, Outstanding Postdoctoral Mentor Award, and Outstanding Postdoctoral Supervisor Award is now open.
Nominations include a 250- to 500-word statement about the exceptional mentor in your life. Nominations are due by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017. Winners will be contacted in December.
Individuals … Read More »
It is time to follow up on the 2015 climate survey. Everyone’s feedback is essential as we continue our journey to build an inclusive and collaborative community.
Full- and part-time employees and postdocs are eligible to take the 10-minute survey. The survey is not designed to be completed on a mobile phone. Employees can take the survey … Read More »
By Lisa Durham, Director, Leadership Institute
You will soon be asked to participate in the Next Step follow-up climate survey. Your feedback is essential as we continue our journey to build an inclusive and collaborative community. Your responses will help us determine where our diversity and inclusion (D&I) efforts are working and where there continue … Read More »
I read recently that there are 37 different titles used for “postdoc” across U.S. institutions. 37!
A common frustration among postdoc program office leaders at universities is that they often do not know who their own postdocs are. I imagine having so many different titles adds to the confusion. Because they do … Read More »
The Next Generation Society (NGS) and the Argonne Running Club will co-host the annual divisional championship 5K run/2.6K walk on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, from noon to 1 p.m.
Participants should meet in the parking lot between Buildings 208 and 206. Pre-registration is not necessary. However, there will be a waiver for participants to sign … Read More »
In celebration of National Postdoc Appreciation Week (Sept. 18-22), the Postdoctoral Society of Argonne will host a postdoc all-hands meeting on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in Building 241, Room D172.
Interim Laboratory Director Paul Kearns will speak at the meeting and answer questions from postdocs.
In addition, Chain Reaction Innovations … Read More »
The Leadership Institute will host a talk, “Evidence-Based Interventions to Address Implicit Bias,” on Monday, Sept. 25, from 10 to 11 a.m., in the Building 203 Auditorium. The speaker will … Read More »
The 2017 Postdoctoral Research and Career Symposium will take place Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, from 8:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Building 240 TCS Conference Center.
Showcases postdoctoral research Highlights diverse career paths for postdocs Promotes networking among postdocs and with industry representatives
This year’s keynote speaker is Marius Stan, senior computational … Read More »
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