Fermilab, with sponsorship from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), will host the National Society of Black Physicists (NSBP) Fall Conference Thursday, Oct. 27, through Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at Wilson Street & Kirk Road, Batavia. Over 100 undergraduates, graduate students, postdocs and early career faculty will attend the conference to equip themselves … Read More
Eight Argonne employees recently were honored for their exceptional work as mentors and supervisors. “Their work is essential and should serve as an example for all of us to follow,” said Argonne Director Peter Littlewood who presented the awards at a recent reception to celebrate the winners.
“We are privileged to have here at Argonne … Read More »
The Leadership Institute will host an award presentation and reception at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016, in Bldg. 241, ESB second floor gallery, to honor several Argonne employees for their exceptional work as mentors and supervisors. All employees are invited to attend.
Maria Chan (NST) and Sibendu Som (ES) will receive the 2016 Outstanding … Read More »
Summer interns at Argonne often contribute as much as they take away from working in one of the top energy labs in the country.
Come meet with Argonne summer interns at the “Learning on the Lawn” student symposium Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at noon on the west lawn of the Building 213 Cafeteria. Over 90 … Read More »
Supervisors play an important role in mentoring new employees, whether they are technical staff, new researchers, postdocs or students. How can supervisors assess the needs of new group members, foster understanding, and enable a safe and productive work environment? Our panelists will help answer these and other questions and provide their perspectives on how to make … Read More »
Recently, a colleague reached out to me for advice on how to get started in a mentoring relationship. He had been asked to mentor a junior employee and wanted to make sure he was approaching this new role in the right way. Most individuals who enter into a mentoring relationship, whether it is the mentor … Read More »
It’s your career, what’s your game plan?
Do you want to find a career that’s enjoyable and rewarding? Of course . . . but how do you find the right path, especially when there are so many career directions scientists can follow? Attend this interactive workshop to learn a logical, step-by-step process for exploring your … Read More »
The Postdoctoral Programs Office presents “Managing Effective Mentoring Relationships and Mentoring Up” by Rick McGee at the next Postdoc Development Lunch on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m., Building 446 Auditorium. Read More »
Walter Henne will be available to meet walk-ins Tuesday, November 24, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Building 201, Room 157. After 1 p.m., stop by Room 151. Read More »
Best Practices for an Academic Job Search
The November Faculty Mentor-in-Residence is Dr. John Sowa, Professor of Chemistry and Chair of the Division of Chemistry and Biological Sciences at Governors State University. Dr. Sowa will deliver a seminar on “Best Practices for an Academic Job Search”. Whether you are in the midst of … Read More »