Corteva Agriscience is seeking a Soil Scientist to join our dynamic and multi-disciplinary Crop Protection Discovery team at the Indianapolis Research and Development facility. If selected, you will contribute to the discovery of new crop protection products including herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, and nematicides. You will collaborate with multiple teams and apply your soil science expertise to generate hypotheses and solve problems across a variety of projects within Crop Protection Discovery. . You will be expected to carefully follow standard protocols, including safety and compliance procedures for plant, pathogen, and insect handling and disposal. If you have a passion for agricultural science and want to contribute to the future of farming, we encourage you to apply.
MS or PhD in Soil Science, Agronomy, Environmental Science, Plant Biology, Biological Sciences, or a related area;
Strong interpersonal and communication (oral and written) skills;
Experience working in a collaborative scientific team;
Self-motivated, organized, detail-oriented, and able to manage and prioritize multiple simultaneous research tasks;
Experience with scientific record keeping and familiarity with common software applications.
Familiarity with nematology, nitrogen stabilizers, and seed applied technologies;