Board of Governors
The Board of Governors for Argonne National Laboratory was established by UChicago Argonne, LLC. The Board’s role is to provide guidance, oversight, direction, and advice to Laboratory management with respect to scientific and technical issues, long-range objectives, budget and facility plans, cooperative research and development, outreach, and technology transfer, as well as personnel and staffing matters, and the relationship with the U. S. Department of Energy under the prime contract.
Andrew M. Alper
Chairman, EQA Partners, L.P.
James L. Connaughton
Executive Vice President, C3 Energy
Harry L. Davis
Roger L. and Rachel M. Goetz Distinguished Service Professor of Creative Management, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Byron L. Dorgan
Former U.S. Senator for North Dakota
Robert C. Dynes
Former President, University of California
President, University of Illinois
Eric D. Isaacs
Director, Argonne National Laboratory
Alexander “Andy” Karsner
Director, Applied Materials, Inc.
Vice President for Research and for National Laboratories, The University of Chicago
Walter E. Massey
President, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Senior Vice-President, Power and Environmental Policies, Alstom Power
John W. McCarter, Jr.
President and Chief Executive Officer of The Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago (Retired)
Founder, President and CEO of Invenergy
James B. Porter, Jr.
Chief Engineer and Vice President – Engineering and Operations (Retired), E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Co. Inc.
Provost, The University of Chicago
Kenan E. Sahin
Founder and President, TIAX LLC
Vice President, EH&S Operations, The Dow Chemical Company
Morton Owen Schapiro
President, Northwestern University
Michael H. Schill
Dean, Law School, University of Chicago
Vice President for Research, University of Illinois
Vice President for Research and Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University
Chairman, Jacobs Engineering Inc.
Vice President Technology and Innovation for Johnson Controls Power Solutions
Robert J. Zimmer
President, The University of Chicago
UChicago-appointed board members include business leaders and senior administrators of local universities. (From left) Harry L. Davis, Chicago Booth professor; Beth Harris, VP and General Counsel, UChicago; Byron L. Dorgan, former U.S. Senator for North Dakota; and Robert J. Zimmer, President of the University of Chicago.