Director, Nuclear Science User Facilities
Biography: Rory Kennedy is the Director of the Nuclear Science User Facilities (NSUF). He previously served as Department Manager of the Fundamental Fuel Properties Department. Kennedy started working for INL in 1996. He has extensive experience in materials science, properties of materials, and program management. Kennedy has numerous publications in a variety of areas of chemistry and materials science. He has received numerous awards, including the Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung Foundation Fellowship, the Argonne National Laboratory Director’s Award, Argonne National Laboratory Pacesetter Awards and INL Exceptional Contribution Awards.
Ph.D., Organic Chemistry - Northwestern UniversityB.S., Chemistry - Colorado State University
American Nuclear Society (past chair, Materials Science & Technology Professional Division)The Materials and Research Society