Governance and Board Operations
University President Robert J. Zimmer chairs the boards of Argonne National Laboratory and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory alongside University-appointed board members. The Argonne Board of Governors and the FRA Board of Directors comprise a diverse group of business leaders, renowned researchers and senior university administrators.
The Office of Research and National Laboratories is responsible for all board operations and programmatic reviews for both the Argonne Board of Governors and the FRA Board of Directors. Board operations staff report to Juan de Pablo, the Vice President of National Laboratories, who is a member of FRA Board of Directors.