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Research Scientist

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Research Scientist (Job Number: 205771W-01)



Water Solutions business within DuPont Safety & Construction has an
exciting opportunity for a Research Scientist with experience and training in
Separations Science or related disciplines to join our team.

Safety & Construction Business in DuPont is a global leader in products and
solutions that protect what matters – people, structures, and the
environment. We enable our customers to win through unique
capabilities, global scale and iconic brands including Corian®, Kevlar®, Nomex®,
Tyvek®, Styrofoam™, and Filmtec®.

are seeking a well-qualified scientist to join a dynamic team that applies a
broad and deep understanding of materials, polymer science, and chemistry to
the critical and unaddressed filtration and separations needs of the
bioprocessing industry. Development targets range from those that
address our core market segments to those that represent transformational
advances in the dowstream bioprocessing market space.


a Research Scientist, you will define, lead and execute technical programs
focused on creating new products and applications as well as establishing
fundamental understandings for the development of new bioseparations technology

Yourkey responsibilities:

+ Define,lead, and execute product or application development programs.

+ Conductlab work and/or direct the work of one or more lab technicians.

+ Participatein cross-functional teams, including representatives from technical andnon-technical disciplines.

+ Manageintellectual property; understand relevant IP landscape and activelydevelop new IP.

+ Maintainawareness of end-user needs, industry trends, technologies and competitiveproducts.

+ Partnerwith external consultants, vendors, and other entities to efficientlyexecute programs, as needed.

+ Writetechnical reports and present results in a range of forums.

+ Becomean active member in the Technology Community within Safety &Construction and DuPont.



Your qualification profile:

+ Required: Ph.D. in Separations Science or related discipline from an accredited institution and at least 5 years of industrial experience in the field.

+ Required: Substantial background knowledge in the areas of bioseparations science, including filtration, chromatography and/or other downstream process technologies.

+ Preferred: Experience with membranes, devices, cartridges and filters used for bioprocessing separations.

+ Preferred: Solid understanding of structure-property relationships as applied to bioprocessing filtration and separations.

+ Experience at the post-doctoral level will be considered in addition to work experience beyond graduation/post-doc completion.

At DuPont, we have an unbridled commitment to deliver essential innovations that enrich people’s lives, enable sustainable development and foster human potential for generations to come. Innovations developed from highly engineered products and naturally sourced ingredients continue to shape industries and everyday life. From smarter homes to more efficient cars, from better ways of digitally connecting to new tools that enable active and healthy lifestyles…in all these areas and many more, we’re working with customers to transform their ideas into real world answers that help humanity thrive.

Coupled with core values and excellent compensation & benefits… Together, we’re turning possibilities into real world answers that help humanity prosper!

Primary Location: NA-United States-Delaware-Newark

Organization: Safety & Construction

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Doctorate Degree (over 19 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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