Application Deadline: 

Friday, December 31, 2021

Behr is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Researcher with a Chemistry or Material Sciences background to join their new product development, research team. The candidate will work on the development of new products and/or refinement of existing products to ensure Behr’s market leadership position.


  • Research new technology concepts and identify how they can be implemented into coatings
  • Engage with suppliers to aid in the development and implementation of new products/technologies
  • Interact cross-functionally with groups outside of R&D to meet project timelines and milestones
  • Provide project updates via oral presentations and written reports. The ability to communicate technical results and recommendations to non-technical personnel is critical
  • Keep track of technology developments in the coatings and material science research community
  • Develop new test methods to characterize and evaluate product performance
  • Provide leadership and technical guidance to Technicians and Jr. Chemists


  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry, Material Science, Polymer Science, Chemical Engineering, or a related field
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Self-motivated creative problem solver
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team or independently

Application link: Post Doc Chemist

Career site: Behr Careers