About the Symposium
When: October 23, 2014
Where: Theory & Computing Sciences Conference Center
The Postdoctoral Research and Career Symposium is an annual event that
- Showcases the research of postdoctoral researchers and advanced graduate students
- Leads the way for collaboration through networking
- Enables industry and government leaders to connect with and recruit from the nation’s top scientific and engineering talent
This year’s event features
- Welcome and Keynote address
- Research poster presentations
- Career-themed programming
- Networking with company representatives
Registration will open August 1, 2014 and continue through September 25, 2014.
Registration link will be live on August 1st.
Presenter Information - For Postdocs and Graduate Students
All presenters will be assigned to a poster presentation. For an overview of past presentations, please see the 2013 Program Book.
The Symposium seeks abstracts that are aligned with Argonne's goal of addressing vital national challenges in clean energy, environment, technology and national security through multidisciplinary science and engineering.
Abstracts may be submitted at the time of registration. For more information, please submit inquiries to email@example.com.
A resumé file will be compiled for distribution to Industry exhibitors and sponsors. If you would like your resumé included, please fill out the resumé form and e-mail it to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "resume_yourname".
Argonne National Laboratory's Postdoctoral Program is ranked 5th in the nation and draws top talent from virtually every science and engineering discipline, including mathematics and computer sciences. Our program provides PhD scientists and engineers an excellent opportunity to kickstart their careers. With 300+ postdoctoral researchers at various stages of their appointments, Argonne offers a unique opportunity for our partners in industry, government and academia to collaborate and connect with your next innovators.
View the 2013 participating companies »
A nominal fee of $200 is requested for company participants. Please contact email@example.com for further information.
- Entry for up to two representatives
- Option to give an overview presentation of your company.
- CD containing resumes of participating post-doctoral researchers will be made available to the registered companies before the symposium.
- Space for on-site interviews
- Tour of Argonne User Facilities, such as the Advanced Photon Source
Our company is not actively recruiting for a specific position. Why should we attend?
This symposium offers the opportunity to educate the next generation of leaders and innovators on your company’s research and development goals, spark collaboration and network for your future talent needs.
Who are the attendees?
Postdoctoral scientists and engineers at various stages of their career and advanced graduate students. In addition to Argonne attendees, we attract attendees from Fermi Lab and regional universities.
We would like to be an official sponsor. How should we proceed?
Companies who wish to be an official sponsor may select this option on the registration page. Please contact Tina Henne, Postdoctoral Program Coordinator, directly to discuss the benefits of sponsorship.
We cannot attend both days of the symposium. Can we attend one or the other?
Yes! When you register, you will have the option of selecting attendance for Thursday, Friday or both days.
We have openings but cannot attend the fair due to time-constraints?
Argonne will provide a represented booth with your openings. However, we will need information about engineering/hiring managers in charge of those openings.
Do you have brochures about Argonne research I can review, or forward to our technical managers?
Yes, they are located at:
- Argonne Brochure
- Postdoc Brochure
For more information, contact
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S Cass Avenue
Argonne, IL 60439
Phone: (630) 252-2907
Last update: June 17, 2014