Leadership

Driving break-through discoveries in science and technology

Argonne leaders have decades of experience within the U.S. Department of Energy’s national laboratory system and are devoted to expanding Argonne’s mission as a science and energy laboratory.

UChicago Argonne, LLC Board of Directors
President Zimmer

Robert J. Zimmer

Chairman, UChicago Argonne, LLC Board of Governors for Argonne National Laboratory
President, University of Chicago
Kim Taylor

Kim Taylor

Vice President and General Counsel, the University of Chicago
Juan de Pablo

Juan de Pablo

Vice President for National Laboratories, University of Chicago
Liew Family Professor in Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago
Senior Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne Leadership
Kim Sawyer

Kim Sawyer

Deputy Laboratory Director and Chief Operations Officer (COO)
Associate Laboratory Directors
Kawtar Hafidi

Kawtar Hafidi

Associate Laboratory Director, Physical Sciences and Engineering
Ushma Kriplani

Ushma Kriplani

Interim Associate Laboratory Director Science & Technology Partnerships and Outreach
Rick Stevens

Rick L. Stevens

Associate Laboratory Director, Computing, Environment and Life Sciences
Suresh Sunderrajan

Suresh Sunderrajan

Interim Associate Laboratory Director, Energy and Global Security Directorate
Other Key Personnel
Supratik Guha

Supratik Guha

Senior Scientific Advisor to the Director, Argonne National Laboratory
Director, Nanoscience and Technology Division and the Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory
Professor, Institute for Molecular Engineering, University of Chicago
Stu Hannay

Stu Hannay

Chief Information Officer and Senior Director, Business Information Services Directorate, Argonne National Laboratory
Leslie Krohn

Leslie Krohn

Chief Communications Officer/Director of Communications & Public Affairs
Julie Nuter

Julie Nuter

Senior Director-Chief Human Resources Officer