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Summer PhD Internship - Surfaces and Interfaces Physical Scientist

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Are you passionate about solving tough challenges? At P&G, you can use your analytical skills to find creative solutions for consumer's everyday problems! If this sounds like fun, we would love to hire someone with your skills and abilities to join P&G to work on new technology approaches to address unmet consumer needs and/or resolve technical tensions.

We are looking for Interns with a passion and talent for solving important consumer problems through innovative technology!

Your work will include:

Developing novel surface modification technologies that control the wetting, spreading, and adhesion of liquids/Semisolids on surfaces for the purpose of managing soil-substrate interaction and develop cleaning technology under resource constraints environment.

Seeking to enhance the aesthetic properties (e.g. feel, appearance) of the treated surface.


Requirements (skills / experiences) for the role:

  • Enrolled in a PhD program
  • Experience in surface science, surface modification, surface analysis Colloid & polymer science, surfaces and interfaces Surface Energy & Wettability phenomena
  • Be excited to explore new methods and applications
  • Experience with conducting independent and collaborative research projects.
  • Ability to learn quickly and work independently.

About us

We produce globally recognized brands and we grow the best business leaders in the industry. With a portfolio of trusted brands as diverse as ours, it is paramount our leaders are able to lead with courage the vast array of brands, categories and functions. We serve consumers around the world with one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Always®, Ariel®, Gillette®, Head & Shoulders®, Herbal Essences®, Oral-B®, Pampers®, Pantene®, Tampax® and more. Our community includes operations in approximately 70 countries worldwide.

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Our consumers are diverse and our talents - internally - mirror this diversity to best serve it. That is why we’re committed to building a winning culture based on Inclusion and our ideal candidate is passionate about the same principle: you will join our daily effort of being “in touch” so we craft brands and products to improve the lives of the world’s consumers now and in the future. We want you to inspire us with your unrivaled ideas.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.
Immigration sponsorship is not available for this role. As a general matter, Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for nonimmigrant visas or permanent residency. However, Procter & Gamble may make exceptions on a discretionary basis. Any exceptions would be based on the Company's specific business needs at the time and place of recruitment as well as the particular qualifications of the individual.

Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.

Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.

Job locations:
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Job Type: Full-time Req No: RND00004371
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