Chemours Particle Toxicologist in Wilmington, Delaware

Particle Toxicologist

At Chemours, our purpose is to help create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through the power of chemistry!

The Chemours Company headquartered in Wilmington, DE has a Research Scientist - Particle Toxicologist position available in Wilmington, DE. This is a highly visible, key role within the Company and the Product Stewardship & Regulatory Affairs function. This position will report to the Global Product Manager - Plastics and Laminates.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Engages in the ongoing development of appropriate toxicity testing methodology for the assessment of materials containing particles

  • Monitors recent advances and trends in particle toxicology and pulmonary medicine

  • Collaborates with relevant academic, governmental, non-governmental and industrial groups related to TiO2 to further the fundamental understanding particle toxicology

  • Publishes pertinent scientific perspectives, journal articles and reviews to advocate for a science-based and balanced views on issues of impact to Titanium Technologies

  • Assesses toxicity studies published externally to determine the relevance and impact to Titanium Technologies

  • Develops toxicity studies internally for the development of new products and technology

  • Provides support for Titanium Technologies to ensure a science based approach to the global regulation of TiO2

In order to be qualified for this role, you /must possess/ the following:

  • Minimum of Ph.D. degree in toxicology or related discipline

  • Minimum 5-10 years of experience required in a related field

  • Expertise in at least one specialized area of toxicology, such as pulmonary, carcinogenicity, or teratology

  • Experience working on toxicology studies (design and data generated) required for regulatory agencies

  • Excellent, effective oral and written communication skills, with experience writing scientific reports, hazard evaluations, and position papers

The following skill sets are /preferred/ by the business unit:

  • Experience interacting with regulatory agencies in the US, Europe, AP or globally through white papers or in-person meetings

  • Experience communicating with non-science staff, including leadership, business management and customers

  • Strong analytical capability to evaluate and scrutinize data, process information, and provide assessments

  • Knowledge in one or more emerging areas of toxicological research, such as predictive in silico / in vitro toxicology, transcriptomics, and mixture toxicology

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer.

Chemours is an E-Verify employer.

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation.

Immigration sponsorship (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position.

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