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Phd Scientist Interview

Anonymous Employee in Midland, MI
Anonymous Employee in Midland, MI
Application Details

I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Dow Chemical in January 2010.

Interview Details

I am a PhD in chem Engg and was invited through college recruiting (ivy league college). I was flown in picked up by a scientist in R&D. I had to do a full research presentation followed by 1:1 discussion on the implications of my research as well as introduction about each persons work. The manager interviewed me during lunch, just a formal discussion on the work done at Dow, my future goals etc.

Interview Questions
  • Why would you prefer a industry to a academic job?   Answer Question
  • would you like to be a manager or a scientist? (The CEO was a PHD)   Answer Question
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I got a post doc position at a univ that I liked

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