The Research Scientist is a member of the Global Research and Evaluation faculty whose focus is making significant contributions to theories in leadership, leadership development, or other relevant disciplines and generating innovative ideas or approaches for CCL.
The R&D Formulation Scientist will be responsible for all aspects of product development for topical cosmetic and OTC products, such as formulation development, sourcing raw materials, and oversee the process from scale-up through launch.
The chosen candidate will be responsible for process development, scale-up, technology transfer, establishing and optimizing commercial manufacturing processes for compounding and filling of solids, soft-chews, non-sterile liquids and sterile inject (aseptic manufacturing) platforms, as well as collaborating and partnering with Manufacturing, Engineering, and Quality organizations.
The position requires strategic and creative thinking, independent and team research and interaction with R&D scientists, Product Development, Leaf Operations, external academic collaborators and contract farmers.
Your main responsibility will be to convert genomic data to knowledge for thousands of microbes in our screening program in order to make better selections of microbes that could have beneficial impacts on crops. You would need to be able to present complex data analyses in a structured and accessible way to different stakeholders.
The fellow will be assigned a supervisor and a mentor, both of whom are experts in the field of leadership development and/or evaluation; will be supported in identifying opportunities to attend professional conferences and present or co-present with a CCL faculty member; and will be able to attend colloquia offered at CCL by internal and external speakers.
Responsible for becoming proficient in a breadth of methodologies including but not limited to compendial test methods, raw material test methods, HPLC, electrophoresis, spectrophotometric, compendial test methods, and ELISA.