Category Archives: Distinguished Fellowships and Divisional Postdoctoral Appointments

Argonne offers three types of appointmets for postdoctoral scientists and engineers: Divisional Appointments, Director’s Fellowships and Named Fellowships.

The Next PSA Leader Could Be You!

  Do you know what December is best known for at Argonne?!? Holiday parties, the Lab shutdown, and… the Postdoc Society elections! The Postdoctoral Society of Argonne is seeking candidates for office for 2018. If you’re thinking of running for … Read More »

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Mental Health Awareness Month Is a Good Time to Check In With Yourself

In today’s fast-paced, action-packed world, it can be hard to keep up with awareness days, weeks, or months. It seems there is a day, week or month for just about everything. While this can seem overwhelming, these designated times of … Read More »

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Preparing for an Academic Career Short Course

Argonne’s Postdoctoral Program Office is pleased to host Dr. John Sowa, Professor of Chemistry and Chair of the Division of Chemistry and Biological Sciences at Governors State University, to teach a three-part short course on Preparing for an Academic Career. … Read More »

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Science Policy Trek to Washington DC

Argonne’s Postdoctoral Program Office is partnering with the University of Chicago Graduate Office and myCHOICE program to offer 2 postdocs an opportunity to visit Washington, DC from September 7-10th. Travel expenses will be supported by the Postdoctoral Program and the … Read More »

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Postdoc Skills Lunch: Writing Winning Proposals

Whether you are applying for an external grant, fellowship, or submitting a proposal to the LDRD program, communicating effectively is key to securing funding. Join us on February 17th as Dr. Fred Stafford, University of Chicago, will lead a workshop … Read More »

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Innovate with Lab-Corps!

  The next Postdoctoral Career Exploration Lunch will provide a chance for postdocs to learn about entrepreneurship, innovation and how the Lab-Corps Program can help launch ideas and broaden your career outlook. Please join us for lunch, learning and networking! … Read More »

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PSA Open Forum

Step Out and Discover: The Postdoctoral Society of Argonne! 2016 has just started, and now is the time to get connect with other postdocs by joining the Postdoc Society of Argonne’s general assembly! The meeting will introduce the new board, … Read More »

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Faculty Mentor-in-Residence Seminar

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 … Read More »

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Faculty Mentor-in-Residence Event

Ever wonder what the faculty interview is like? What kind of questions does the search committee ask? How does one prepare? How should one respond to that random question that no one prepares for? The next Faculty Mentor-in-Residence event will … Read More »

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Postdoctoral Career Skills Event: Networking at a Social Event–the Keys to Working a Room

Networking is an absolute, necessary skill for advancing one’s career. It can open many doors and lead to new opportunities. There are many ways to network, from social media platforms such as LinkedIn to poster sessions at conferences and facilitated … Read More »

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