Johnson & Johnson Consumer - Postdoctoral Scientist, External Innovation R&D -
Johnson & Johnson companies are equal opportunity employers. Johnson & Johnson Consumer - Postdoctoral Scientist, External Innovation R&D - 2014 University Hire(Job Number: 00000FLU) Description Johnson & Johnson Consumer and Personal Products Worldwide, a member of Johnson & Johnsons Family of Companies is recruiting for a Behavioral Modification Post-Doctoral Scientist located in Skillman, NJ or Ft. Washington, PA. Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company Division of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. develops and markets baby care, wound care and skin care products that address the needs of consumers and health care professionals and incorporate the latest innovations. The portfolio includes heritage brands JOHNSONS Baby and BAND-AID Brand, as well as leading skin care brands such as AVEENO and CLEAN & CLEAR . Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Critical responsibilities The Postdoctoral Scientist, External Innovation R&D, will help research new behavioral science theories and develop innovative approaches for modifying health-related behaviors leading to enhanced consumer engagement and consumer outcomes across our current and future J&J Consumer businesses. They will collaborate closely with other behavioral scientists, research chemists, product developers, physicians, clinicians, strategic marketing and financial staff to develop improved consumer health & wellness solutions. He/She will beexpected to develop a strong understanding of consumer insights and behaviors and develop proof of principle tests to test different approaches that improve consumer engagement and health care outcomes. This will require a strong experience in health-related psychology, clear analytical, hypothesis driven thinking, with the expertise to develop, execute and analyze the study results. Key to the success of this role is the expertise to translate the foundational research into meaningful consumer benefits, resulting in disruptive innovation in the marketplace. This role will require creative analytical abilities, sound scientific experience and a passion for developing consumer health & wellness solutions for global consumers. This PostDoc will connect by assessing the competitive landscape and working knowledge base through review of external literature, data sources, trade publications and intellectual property. They will shape by presenting the technical findings to internal technical groups, external health care professionals, and support in identifying unique patent opportunities. They will lead by working independently on assigned projects and present the work to scientific, franchise and marketing peers. They will deliver by submitting product prototypes for required testing, acquire data, statistically analyze results, and communicate findings to internal R&D, marketing and franchise partners. RequirementsSuccessful PostDoc applicants must have a Ph.D in Behavioral Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Biopsychology, Behavioral Economics, Cognitive Psychology, Health Psychology, or a related discipline. It is preferred that the applicant have from zero to 2 yrs of industrial experience. A applicant with good understanding of behavioral science, consumer psychology and consumer behaviors is preferred. Experience in scientific statistical methods, including experimental design and data analysis is also preferred. Applicants must have permanent work authorization in the United States. We cannot consider PostDoc students who will require future sponsorship. We also prefer applicants who will be available to start their Johnson & Johnson career after earning their Ph.D between June 2013 and June 2014. Primary Location:North America-United States-New Jersey-SkillmanOther Locations:North America-United States-Pennsylvania-Fort WashingtonOrganization:Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. (6071) Job: R&D Certain sites within the Johnson & Johnson family of companies participate in E-Verify as appropriate in accordance with Company guidelines and federal or state law. To learn more about the government sponsored program and to see a list of the sites that are currently enrolled, pleaseclick here.
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December 19 2013 on JobDiagnosis