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Weed Scientist

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Corteva

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Indianapolis, Indiana

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Mon, 26 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Title: Weed Scientist Location: Indianapolis, IN, Midwest United States, USA Company: Corteva Industry Sector:Agribusiness Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer Career Type:Researcher/Research & Development Job Type:Full Time Minimum Years Experience Required:N/A Salary:0 Want notifications for new jobs like this? Provide your information below to setup an alert. Email Address I would like to receive this alert by text. Mobile Number I agree to receive alerts from and to the Terms of Service. Your alert was created successfully General Alert Saved – The listings below are jobs matching the criteria you’ve selected for your General Alert on . Criteria selected was: – General alert saved for . – General alert notifications will be sent weekly on Monday. – Please note that you can only have one general alert active at any given time. Creating a new general alert will override an existing general alert. – Visit the Email / Text Alert Manager to manage your alerts Weed Scientist Back to search results Apply to this position Follow Company Alert By creating a follow company alert, you will receive alerts once per day when this company or any other company you are following posts new jobs. Provide your information below to setup an alert. Email Address I would like to receive this alert by text. Mobile Number I agree to receive alerts from and to the Terms of Service. Follow Company Alert Saved – Company alert saved for . – Company alert(s) will be sent to . – Alerts for the companies you are following will be sent once daily as new jobs are posted. – Visit the Email / Text Alert Manager to manage your alerts Follow Company Alert – . Your alert was created successfully Follow Company More Jobs from Cortev… Send to Friend Description Who are we, and what do we do? At Corteva Agriscience, you will help us grow what’s next. No matter your role, you will be part of a team that is building the future of agriculture – leading breakthroughs in the innovation and application of science and technology that will better the lives of people all over the world and fuel the progress of humankind. Corteva agriscience is seeking a Weed Scientist to join Crop Protection Discovery Biology. The candidate will participate on multidisciplinary teams to discover and advance novel technologies into the Crop Protection discovery pipeline. Qualified candidates will use their expertise in weed science to assist in the design and evaluation of novel herbicide candidates. Responsibilities: How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you! – Serve as herbicide biology subject matter expert or project leader on multi-disciplinary teams to collaborate, provide technical input and deliver results aligned with Crop Protection Discovery product goals. – Utilize demonstrated expertise in weed science including plant physiology, herbicide resistance and herbicide fate to support the characterization and advancement of novel molecules or technologies within the discovery pipeline. – Design and execute herbicide screening assays across various projects. – Leverage deep understanding of molecular biology, plant biochemistry and metabolic pathways to elucidate experimental compound mode-of-action. – Define and conduct research across multiple project areas using in-depth knowledge and proactive application of scientific principles, theory and experimental design. – Demonstrate expertise in use of experimental/computational/theoretical methods and data handling. – Participate and contribute to the innovation process through new opportunity identification. – Keep current with developments in weed science via in-depth understanding of patent, journal literature and competitive landscape and implement applications that will benefit Corteva agriscience. – Mentor junior level scientists and associate biologists. – Deliver presentations or reports that distill complex ideas into clear results and proposals; communicate appropriately to influence internal and external audiences. – Communicate and appropriately document work in the form of internal reports/presentations and external publications/presentations (when appropriate). Draft and submit patent disclosures as appropriate. – Develop strategies that utilize external contact network; demonstrated influence on external organizations that impact and contribute to Corteva agriscience. – Willing to comply with environmental health and safety mandates by adherence to policies and procedures. Qualifications Requirements: What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table? – Ph.D. in Weed Science or related field. – Strong track record of publications in related fields (weed science/herbicide biology). – Ability to work independently and drive projects to completion. – Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. – Ability to successfully partner with team members and stakeholders from multiple backgrounds. – Excellent verbal and written communication skills Preferred Qualifications: – Experience in understanding and elucidating herbicide mode-of-action and/or understanding of herbicide resistance mechanisms. – Background in molecular biology, plant biochemistry and xenobiotic metabolism. – Working knowledge in areas of Chemistry and Organic Chemistry. Community: We care about you and we care that you’re comfortable. While there’s no place like home, Corteva comes close. Our Campus: Our Indianapolis, Indiana campus is home to more than 1,000 employees whose mission is simple, to feed the world. While our employees are busy working to solve world hunger and ensure environmental sustainability, we’re taking care of them by offering convenience and comfort during the workday with an onsite fitness center, coffee shop, credit union and top-notch cafeteria touting a grill, wok, deli, fresh salad bar, and a variety of ethnic and healthy menu options. Need some fresh air during your work day? Take advantage of our beautiful tree-lined walking trails or relax by the pond. We also offer countless opportunities to connect with your colleagues through community volunteerism, sports teams and parties, and festive holiday events. Join a volleyball or ping pong league or take part in supporting the Indianapolis Colts during Blue Fridays! Did we mention you’ll be working in state-of-the art buildings with the latest technology and colleagues from all over the world? Join us in bringing food into homes around the world, while we make you feel at home while you’re at work. Our Community: If you’re looking to move to a big city with a small-town feel then Indianapolis, Indiana is the place for you. This dynamic, multifaceted city has a robust sports scene, urban nightlife, and top-tier entertainment. Indianapolis is quickly making its name as one of the best sustainable food and agriculture scenes in the country. Located in the heart of the Midwest, Indianapolis is a welcoming city ripe with culture and a thriving economy. Indianapolis is Indiana’s capital with more than two million residents in the greater metropolitan area. It’s the economic and cultural center of Indiana and offers something for everyone. There’s plenty to do, see, learn and experience in Indianapolis. Benefits: Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva! Strike a better work-life balance with robust time off benefits including paid maternity, paternal and family illness leave Prepare for your future with our competitive retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement program, and more Enjoy access to health benefits for you and your family on your first day of employment And much, much more! Ready to grow your perspectives, impact and career? Start by applying to this opportunity today! #LI-BB1 To apply please click on APPLY TO THIS POSITION Apply to this position Save this job Job Post Date: 03/25/21 Here are some other jobs you may be interested in applying for. Statistician Corteva Indianapolis, Indiana Global Regulatory Ecotoxicologist Corteva Indianapolis, Indiana Application Technology R & D Leader Corteva Indianapolis, Indiana Environmental Fate and Metabolism Scientist Corteva Indianapolis, Indiana To save these jobs and apply later, create a profile