The Postdoctoral Program Office can support up to four postdocs to attend the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) Annual Conference, where there will be professional development workshops, talks by leaders invested in postdoc success and plenty of networking.
By Lisa Durham, Director, Argonne Leadership Institute-Human Resource Services
This fall, we enlisted Argonne employees’ participation in the Next Step climate survey. I am pleased to report 62 percent of the laboratory’s full and part-time employees and postdocs heeded the call. With a response rate of more than 50 percent in each programmatic directorate and … Read More »
More than 140 participants attended Argonne’s annual Postdoctoral Research and Career Symposium held this fall. The event showcases the scientific research of postdoctoral scientists and engineers and graduate students from Argonne, Fermilab and Chicago area universities and also offers networking opportunities.
This year’s Symposium Committee Chair, Yasi Ghadar (LCF) noted that the Postdoctoral Society of … Read More »
Four Argonne staff members recently participated in the “Leaders of Tomorrow in Nuclear Energy,” pilot program hosted at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) headquarters in Germantown, Maryland and in Washington. The program was an intensive two-day experience that brought together early career staff with DOE Leadership.
Heather Connaway, Florent Heidet, Darius Lisowski and Nicholas … Read More »
Kathleen Bailey (PMO) and Paul Reimer (PHY) have been selected to participate in the 2018 cohort of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Project Leadership Institute (PLI). The PLI is designed to cultivate a … Read More »
In preparation for some upcoming events, the lab is seeking to identify members of the Argonne community who are also members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) and the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanic and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), who may wish to be involved in events related to these societies.
Interested individuals should contact University Partnerships … Read More »
The Women in Science and Technology (WIST) program will be forming two new subcommittees to focus on engineering and computing. The mailing lists for each subcommittee are open to all employees.
WIST Subcommittee on Engineering
This subcommittee will promote networking among women engineers at Argonne as well as organize Argonne’s presence at … Read More »
“Curiouser and curiouser!” Cried Alice (she was so much surprised, that for the moment she quite forgot how to speak good English).”
This past year, I had the pleasure of participating in a Facilitative Mediation Skills class at theRead More »
At a recent reception, several Argonne postdoctoral appointees received the 2017 Postdoctoral Performance Award. The award recognizes exceptional performance in the areas of basic research, engineering research and applied research.
“Postdocs are an important part of our workforce here at Argonne and for science at large, as they hold the keys to the next generation … Read More »
Argonne employees are invited to join Laboratory Director Paul Kearns for an informal discussion of parenting and caregiving issues. The meeting will be held Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, at noon in Building 201, Room 275.
This event is sponsored by the Parenting and Caregiving Employee Resource Group (PACE). PACE offers support to Argonne employees who are … Read More »
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