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Postdoctoral Openings at Argonne National Laboratory

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Academic Level:
Postdoc & Early Career

Argonne's Postdoctoral Program offers the opportunity for appointees to perform research in a scientifically and technologically rich environment; present and publish research; contribute to the overall research efforts of the Laboratory; advance knowledge in the areas of basic and applied research; and strengthen our national scientific and technical capabilities. Your academic achievements and demonstrated research capabilities will undoubtedly contribute to the continuing scientific and technological success of the Laboratory. It is our intention that your tenure at Argonne be as productive and rewarding as possible.

Argonne offers three Postdoctoral Fellowship Programs to outstanding doctoral scientists and engineers who are at early points in their promising career.

Appointment Duration

Initial appointments are for a period of one year. Initial appointments may be extended in increments of one year or less, to a normal maximum of three years for Division and Named postdoctoral appointments and to a maximum of two years for Director's postdoctoral appointments


All postdocs are eligible for a complete and comprehensive benefits plan, which includes holiday pay, sick leave, vacation, and an extensive range of health benefits (medical and dental coverage, basic life insurance up to $15,000, and dependent life insurance).
accepts non-us citizens

Participating Institution(s):
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Argonne National Laboratory (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Postdoc Website this link takes you to a different website

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Atmospheric Sciences
Environmental Sciences
General Engineering & Physical Sciences
General Math & Computational Sciences
General Medical & Life Sciences
Materials Science & Engineering
Sensor Science & Engineering
Transportation Systems

Nanomaterials Science & Engineering
Physical Sciences
Sustainable Energy
Synchrotron Radiation
X-ray Science

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This program is funded by:
U.S. Dept. of Energy (DOE)

Page last updated 4/18/2022
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