Research & Development Careers

Finding what’s next is what we do. Our scientists and engineers deliver solutions to some of the world’s toughest challenges using cutting-edge technology to develop sustainable, market-driven scientific and technical innovations.

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We focus on developing products and solutions that make sustainable improvements in the world, significantly helping to solve challenges such as alternative energy, affordable and adequate food supply, suitable housing, safe drinking water, and improved personal health and safety. Our investment in high-throughput research capabilities has dramatically shortened the time spent in early R&D and has continued to improve R&D productivity, leading to new products in coatings, electronics, performance plastics, and more.

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Corporate Research and Development

Work on the discovery of new technologies and the enhancement of current product platforms to create the products of the future.

Commercial Research and Application Development

Researchers help to assess customer needs and either match current product solutions to meet their needs or create innovative new products for emerging requirements.

Technical Service and Development

Support customer needs by helping to develop new products and providing technical knowledge on the use, handling and management of Dow products.

Information Research

Dow's Information Research (IR) group provides Information Technology and Information Management-based solutions to drive value and accelerate discovery in the Research & Development (R&D) organizations throughout Dow. Information Research is comprised of two main groups: Research Computing and Technical Information Services.

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