Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC, seeks a Technical Expert 3 for our Greensboro, NC location responsible for conducting quantitative environmental exposure modeling and risk assessments for agrochemicals and crop protection products in North America. Requires a PhD degree or equivalent in Chemical Engineering, Biomolecular Engineering, Environmental Studies, or a related field and two years related experience. Must also have one (1) year of experience with each of the following: (1) Conducting environmental exposure modelling and risk assessments for agricultural products; higher-tiered volatilization model development; particulate matter transport modelling. Long range transport, dispersion, and deposition of air pollutants; (2) Creating and managing databases to handle geo-spatial, remotely sensed air quality data. Develop algorithms/codes to extract, process, and predict ground level air pollutants; (3) Applying remote sensing and geographic information system (GIS) spatial analysis and statistical tools including ArcGIS, ENVI, AERSCREEN, Minitab, and R; (4) Drafting research articles, proposals, and technical reports; (5) Developing protocols for field studies to sample both gaseous and particle bound emissions; (6) Developing research proposals for field volatility studies campaign; and (7) Publishing peer-reviewed journal articles on air contaminant global and regional transport, transformation, dispersion, and deposition. Employer will accept experience gained concurrently. Will accept experience gained before, during or after PhD program. Candidates are required to pass a drug test and background check before beginning employment. Occasional domestic/international travel is required 15% of the time for meetings with regulatory authorities and field study visits. Apply online at http://www.syngentajobs.com/.
Location/Region: Greensboro, NC