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Senior Research Analytical Scientist

Durham, NC, USA | Research Triangle Institute

  • Industry:
    Market Research
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
  • Experience:
    10-12 years
Job Description:
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RTI International is seeking a Senior Research Analytical Scientist with experience conducting non-targeted analysis, including data processing, data interpretation and reporting, to propose and lead complex research projects. The ideal candidate would build a sustainable research program and provide non-targeted analytical support of environmental and biological samples for current Discovery Sciences projects, including the National Toxicology Program (NTP), the National Park Service (NPS), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and others. 

The Discovery Sciences team has been active in supporting projects for more than 30 years, providing key chemistry and other chemical characterization, research, and analysis services. For example, our scientists perform a broad array of chemical analyses, including:

High-throughput screening

Analytical method development

Chemical characterization

Dose formulation development, validation and dose analysis

Bioanalytical method development, validation and analysis

Stability measurements

Pharmacokinetic studies

In this role, you will be expected to develop and lead multidisciplinary research teams with your primary responsibilities including but not be limited to: 

Develop research and service proposals for public and private sector clients

Expand RTI’s non-targeted analytical capabilities

Expand RTI’s scientific stature, including peer-reviewed manuscripts and presentations at national and international conferences, lead and support preparation of project reports

Mentor and lead a research team and develop RTI staff members

Lead strategic, transdisciplinary proposals, including epidemiology, environmental monitoring, health equity, disaster recovery, and international development studies 


Ph.D. in a chemistry, environmental sciences, or a related discipline

10 years of post-graduate professional experience

A proven track record of peer-reviewed publications

A demonstrated ability to propose and lead complex projects

A demonstrated experience developing and retaining staff’

Strong verbal, interpersonal, and written communication skills

A demonstrated understanding of instrumentation and software tools needed to collect, process, and interpret non-targeted analytical data

A demonstrated track record of thought leadership and external funding support

Ability to work independently and with teams and to establish and maintain good working relationships with coworkers, supervisors, and clients  

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