DuPont Global Regulatory Ecotoxicologist in Indianapolis, Indiana

Global Regulatory Ecotoxicologist (Job Number: RES00004324)


Corteva Agriscience™, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™ has an exciting opportunity for Global Regulatory Ecotoxicologist located in Indianapolis, IN. The successful applicant will represent the Ecotoxicology Team on multidisciplinary regulatory teams responsible for development, registration or re-registration of new and existing crop protection products.

Opportunities exist for scientific growth within this role including working on cross-active ingredient projects, innovative/ higher-tier testing approaches and communicating data to a wide variety of audiences. The position will involve close liaison with registration colleagues and technical experts across a wide range of disciplines within Corteva Agriscience™, industry associations, and national or international regulatory authorities.


The successful candidate will serve as a global ecotoxicologist in the development of crop protection products;

this includes:

  • Planning ecotoxicology test programs and providing oversight for outsourced (contract) work or quality testing.

  • Providing environmental risk assessments in accordance with regulatory expectations.

  • Providing reports and presentations for regulatory agencies and interfacing with regulatory agencies.

  • Contributing as a member of multiple product teams operating in a collaborative, team environment.

  • Effectively utilizing organizational networking to influence decision making.

The successful candidate will also contribute to external science, including publications and science-related arenas related to ecotoxicology, and leverage that influence to benefit the company by:

  • Keeping current with developments in ecotoxicology and risk assessment, and providing technical expertise and support to regulatory science, registration and business teams.

  • Representing ecotoxicology and/or regulatory sciences externally at meetings and conferences.

  • Regularly communicating with management of the impact of current and pending regulations/guidance and how they may affect the company.

  • Travel approximately 10 percent of the time – domestic and international



  • MS in Environmental Toxicology, Ecology, Entomology, Zoology, or other ecotoxicology-related science preferably with 10+ years experience in ecotoxicology serving the agrochemical industry.

  • Preferred PhD in Environmental Toxicology, Ecology, Entomology, Zoology, or other ecotoxicology-related science preferably with some work experience in ecotoxicology serving the agrochemical industry.

  • Strong scientific background and critical thinking skills coupled with application of scientific principles

  • Demonstrated teamwork and project management abilities

  • Ability to apply knowledge and experience to address issues in a timely and effective manner

  • Strong written and oral communication skills to deliver technical information to scientific and non-scientific audiences

  • High level of English Proficiency.

  • A minimum requirement for this U.S. based position is the ability to work legally in the United States. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position, including for any type of U.S. permanent residency (green card) process.

We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience™ is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system.

At Corteva Agriscience™, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come.

About DowDuPont

DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at .

The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process.

Primary Location: NA-United States-Indiana-Indianapolis

Organization: Pioneer

Schedule: Full-time

Education Level: Master's Degree (±18 years)

Employee Status: Regular

Job Type: Experienced

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