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PhD Leadership Development Program (LDP) – Summer 2018 Internship Job

Date: Aug 11, 2017

Location: Florham Park, NJ, US

Company: BASF

PhD Leadership Development Program (LDP) – Summer 2018 Internship-1702939

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

PhD Leadership Development Program (LDP) – Summer 2018 Internship


At BASF we are creating chemistry for a sustainable future. Our innovative products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, advancing global food science, and improving quality of life.

Combining economic success, social responsibility, and environmental safety, we empower our customers across industries to meet the current and future needs of society.

We are seeking highly motivated, mobile-minded, upcoming university graduates ready to take their careers to the next level. Our rotational programs combine hands-on experience with unparalleled networking opportunities designed to accelerate your career development at BASF.

Explore your sense of adventure. Build your professional network. Engage your passion for challenge. Apply for the BASF PhD Leadership Development Program.

Program Summary
- We offer current graduate students the opportunity to spend a summer working at a North American BASF site within the U.S. Potential locations include one of the following RDT North American Hubs: Houston, TX; Iselin, NJ; Southfield, MI; Wyandotte, MI; or Tarrytown, NY.
- Interns will work in various areas such as: development, technical service, production support, technology specialist.
- This 10-12 week program will begin in May, following a formal orientation at our North American Corporate Headquarters in Florham Park, NJ.
- This program is targeted toward traditionally under-represented groups in technical / R&D areas, including but not limited to female students and students of African American, Asian, Latino/Hispanic, Native American, or Pacific Islander descent.

What can this internship do for you?
- Provides an opportunity to see a variety of career paths within industry
- Grows your network, and allows you to develop mentoring relationships that could span your whole career
- The opportunity to join our Talent Pipeline for consideration of future opportunities within the organization including the Fulltime PhD Leadership Development Program.

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Basic Qualifications
- PhD Graduation dates: May 2019 - August 2020, pursuing a doctorate in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering or Material Science
- Demonstrated academic achievement
- Commitment to relocate anywhere in the U.S.
- Authorization to work in the U.S. without restrictions or future sponsorship
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Outstanding work ethic
- Learning agility and flexibility
- Must submit letter of recommendation from advisor along with application

Primary Location: US-NJ-Florham Park
Other Locations: US-MI-Wyandotte, US-TX-Freeport, US-MI-Southfield, US-OH-Beachwood, US-NC-Research Triangle Park, US-NJ-Iselin, US-NC-Charlotte, US-NY-Tarrytown
Function: REDE - Research & Development
Job Type: Internship
Shift: Day Job
Organization: NTH-Human Resources

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment: Biochemistry, Engineer, Intern, R&D, Science, Engineering, Entry Level, Research