Environmental Science Division (EVS) a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
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David Gartman
Associate Director for Finance/Operations
Operations and Financial
M.B.A., Management Information Systems, Saint Xavier University, 1991.
Current Role
Associate Director for Finance/Operations, Environmental Science Division, with responsibility for management of operations and assisting in program development and project execution.
Financial administration of scientific research (bachelor’s degree in chemistry and business administration); database design and development; operations management; financial investing (Chartered Mutual Fund Counselor, College of Financial Planning); office/computer automation.
Career Highlights
  • Financial administrator: Lead financial officer for multi-faceted, multi-sponsor research division; developed numerous office automation applications for operations management; successfully oversaw the financial administration of 100+ annual research projects for 40+ sponsors.
  • Database developer: Led project to build extensive financial and project tracking system; developed automated systems to report monthly progress to sponsors.
  • Logistics coordinator: Led the effort to relocate 90 scientific staff members (simultaneously), from an off-campus location onto the Argonne campus.
  • Recognition: University of Chicago Outstanding Service Award.