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Research Chemist

Job Title
Research Chemist
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WPAFB,  OH 45433
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The candidate will serve as an onsite contractor working within the AFRL team on a range of synthetic, formulation, or materials chemistry projects focused on liquid crystalline materials.  The primary focus of this candidate will be to extend and optimize chemistries reported by the Azimuth/AFRL team in recent publications including a highly visible paper in Science(

 The candidate will support an ongoing, vibrant, and active research effort located at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), in the Materials and Manufacturing Directorate.  Working a unique opportunity to solve important, long term challenges that guide research efforts in an environment that strongly encourages collaboration (government/academic/industry), publication in top journals, and conference attendance. 

This opportunity is a stepping stone for candidates seeking future employment opportunities in government, academia, or industry. 

Other  Experience, Qualifications, Skills and Education Requirements:

Discipline(s):  Polymer chemistry, polymer science/engineering, materials science/engineering, chemical engineering, or related. Graduate research and post-doctoral training in the synthetic polymer chemistry, formulation, and liquid crystals is beneficial, but not required.

NOTE:  this position is available for US citizens ONLY

Preferred Skills: Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to a classified environment and information.

Azimuth Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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