Idaho National Laboratory
Senior Advisor, Strategic Programs
Dr. Aumeier serves as Senior Advisor for nuclear energy strategic programs and a nuclear engineer at Idaho National Laboratory. In this role, he is responsible for developing strategies, programs, initiatives, and partnerships to advance U.S. energy security, regional economic development, and clean energy objectives. Over three decades of service in the national laboratory system, Dr. Aumeier has provided innovative leadership in a variety of business, management, and research roles spanning national and homeland security, clean energy and systems research, nuclear energy technology, and university research partnerships, including leadership of research and operations organizations comprising 400+ persons and $250 M budget. He is a recognized expert and thought leader in technology, business, and clean energy and national security strategies. Dr. Aumeier holds a Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering from The University of Michigan (1994) and an MBA from The University of Chicago (2002).