Postdoc Resources

Postdoc Resources

Your postdoctoral appointment is an important step in your research and professional growth. We hope these resources will enable you to have a rewarding appointment and help you work towards the next phase of your career.

New to Argonne?

  • Connect with current postdocs in the Postdoctoral Society of Argonne through email at We are here to help answer any questions you may have before you arrive.
  • Find out more about employee life at Argonne and in the Greater Chicago area here. (Note: this page is not up to date but still has a good amount of useful information).

Mentoring at Argonne

As part of your postdoctoral training, you will be provided the opportunity to select a mentor in addition to research supervisor. The aims of this program are to build your professional network, provide another connection for professional guidance and help ensure a successful transition to the next phase of your career. The following resources are available to help you navigate mentoring at Argonne.

Benefits and Employee Life

  • Argonne offers comprehensive benefits and competitive salaries to Postdoctoral Appointees and Fellows. Please visit our Careers page for more information and to get a perspective on Argonne Life.
  • Argonne is both a global leader in research and development and a vital member of our local community. Learn more about our role in regional outreach on our Community Page.
  • Argonne’s innovation in research and development is driven by a strong workforce that is both scientifically and culturally diverse. Learn more about our value in Diversity and Inclusion here.