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Careers at Colgate
Research & Development

At Colgate, Research Scientists conduct basic and applied research resulting in products that have immediate consumer impact. R&D associates are members of single or multiple category teams in our Global Technology Center in Piscataway, New Jersey. They develop and implement new product launches and existing upgrades. And, they contribute to continuous improvement strategies while managing multiple projects.

Other responsibilities include:
  • Contributing technical expertise to a collective knowledge base
  • Writing for external and internal publications
  • Producing patents

Successful R&D professionals can earn greater technical and business positions in our Colgate Global Growth Group.

  • Ph.D. degree in Chemistry/Bio-Chemistry with preference for Organic, Inorganic and Physical, or
  • Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Superior interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Foreign language proficiency preferable
  • US or foreign citizenship
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