As one of the world’s largest companies purely focused on agriculture, Corteva Agriscience is completely dedicated to agriculture. Corteva Agriscience ™ serves to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume, ensuring progress for generations to come. Our employees fulfill this purpose everyday by building/participating in an inclusive culture where we encourage each other to stay curious, think differently, act boldly and do what's right for our customers, our co-workers, our partners and our planet. With over 20,000 team members from 130 countries, innovating in 140 world class R&D facilities, we have the resources, leadership heritage and partner ecosystem to make a meaningful impact now and into the future. We know we’ve got big challenges to solve - we hope you'll be part of the solution.
Join Corteva Agriscience R&D to learn more about a career in agriculture. Corteva DELTA is a two-phased program encouraging diverse talent to apply their skills toward sustainable and reliable food production. This program includes a research grant for graduate students and postdocs, as well as participation in an annual symposium for all degree levels (minimum: bachelor’s degree).
The 2021 virtual R&D symposium will provide not only a technical overview of the company but allow participants a chance to share their research, network and develop soft skills that are essential to any industry career. Participants will gain a better appreciation for the variety of roles within agriculture and be able to evaluate Corteva as a potential future employer.
Symposium participants should be a rising undergraduate senior or a masters student, doctoral student or post-doc within 1 year of program completion studying in a technical agriculture related discipline. Preferred disciplines include biology, biochemistry, biological/agricultural engineering, analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, data sciences, computer sciences, chemical engineering, genomics, material sciences, molecular biology, plant breeding and closely related fields.