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.

Are you an experienced Scientist ready to grow your career and take on a new challenge? If so, we need you for an Associate Investigator-Genetic Toxicology position within our Genetic and Molecular Toxicology (GMT) group. In this role, you will be part of a growing, multidisciplinary team that is responsible for safety evaluation of new and existing crop protection products. This role is located at the Haskell R&D Laboratory in Newark, Delaware.

How will you help us grow? It matters to us, and it matters to you!

As a member of the GMT group, you will have responsibilities for the design, conduct and interpretation of GLP toxicology and non-GLP investigative studies for active substances and end-use products in support of regulatory submissions. Numerous opportunities exist for scientific growth within this role including leading the development of new methods, innovative and alternative toxicity testing approaches and communicating data to a wide variety of audiences. It is an exciting time to join this team as we are expanding and growing.


What expertise have you grown? What do you bring to the table?

•    BS/MS in toxicology or related field of study paired with 3+ years of related industry or CRO experience.
•    Strong scientific background and critical thinking skills.
•    Hands on experience in the fields of in vitro and in vivo genetic toxicology studies.
•    Demonstrated teamwork abilities to manage and coordinate multiple projects and chemistries in a timely and effective manner.
•    Strong written skills that allow dissemination of complex technical issues in a clear, concise manner.
•    Experience with preparing and reviewing technical documents including lab standard operating procedures and study protocols and reports.
•    Design non-GLP and GLP toxicology studies for discovery screens and regulatory submissions.
•    Work independently and with colleagues from cross-functional disciplines.
•    Keen interest in working in a dynamic, exciting industry and applying scientific information for protection of human health.

•    Experience working in a GLP environment, preferably in industry or CRO.
•    Basic understanding of statistics.

We care about you and we care that you’re comfortable. While there’s no place like home, Corteva comes close.

Let’s peek at how you can grow your wellbeing, health, and future at Corteva!
•    Strike a better worklife 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!