Executive Management Education

  • Developing Laboratory Leaders

    Chicago Booth experts help lab employees excel in their careers.

In 2007, UChicago launched the Strategic Laboratory Leadership Program, which draws on expertise from the top-ranking University of Chicago Booth School of Business to develop future lab leaders, address succession planning challenges, and foster closer working relationships between Argonne and Fermilab.

This program builds such management skills as strategic planning and commanding change and innovation, with an emphasis on effective leadership and promoting real-world application of new skill sets. Participants also complete a Chicago Booth executive education elective course aligned with personal development interests.

With over 100 graduates and an active alumni network, the program’s success attracts attention from other national laboratories. In 2011, UChicago welcomed staff from Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility to participate in the leadership program.

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