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PhD Chemistry
Canada
USD40.0 per hour
Analytical Chemist, Electrochemist, and Surface Scientist

Chemist - scientist specializing in chemical analysis and surface analysis - primary focus in physical and analytical chemistry - electrochemis...

Ph.D.
United States
USD37.5 per hour

I have a PhD in chemistry with experience in biology and biomedicine from my postdoctoral research. I began my career in inorganic chemistry fo...

Ph.D.
United States
USD300.0 per hour
Molecules misbehaving? Gremlins in your resin kettle? We can help with the chemistry of your products & processes.

Joseph E. Sabol, PhD, has 35+ years experience in the chemical, materials, and engineering sectors. Experienced ex-professor of analytical, phy...

Certificate Blockchain Essentials
Germany
USD40.0 per hour

My research centers on the application of computational chemistry to various problems in the fields of physical, organic and bioorganic chemist...

Ph.D.
United Kingdom
USD80.0 per hour
Life Sciences Researcher with 50+ projects delivered for Fortune 500 clients.

A Cambridge University PhD-level life scientist delivering high quality literature searches and research reviews for commercial clients. My e...

D.Phil.
United States
USD100.0 per hour
Biomedical Researcher With 20+ Years of Experince

I was born in India and obtained my Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Chemistry from University of Allahabad (www...

PhD in Chemistry
Venezuela
USD28.0 per hour
PhD in chemistry, professional chemistry, university professor and industrial engineer, 15+ y experience in chemistry, ...

EDUCATION PhD in Chemistry. Center of Chemistry. Venezuelan Institute of Scientific Research Project: Open metal - organic structures as potent...

B.Sc
United States
USD40.0 per hour
PhD Student at Columbia University

I am currently pursuing a PhD at Columbia University, working on developing catalysts for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Previous projects ...

PhD in Physics (Materials Science)
United States
USD200.0 per hour
Materials scientist and biomedical engineer

I have a bachelors degree in biomedical engineering with a minor in chemistry. I completed a PhD in physics (materials science) in 2017 and am ...

Chemical Engineering MS
United States
USD180.0 per hour
Chemical Engineering Consultant and Formulation Chemist with over 10 years of experience.

Northeastern University Chemical Engineering Master’s program graduate and Gordon Engineering Leadership Fellow with experience in petroleum ch...

Masters in Chemistry (MChem)
United Kingdom
USD35.0 per hour
Chemistry Researcher and Lecturer

Highly experienced and professional research chemist with a wide range of academic and industrial experience ranging from polymer chemistry to ...

PhD
United States
USD30.0 per hour
Postdoctoral Research Associate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

I am a postdoctoral scientist with more than nine years of laboratory research experience. My scientific expertise centers around physical chem...

M.Phill
Pakistan
USD20.0 per hour
Chemist/Researcher and Academic Expert With 10+ years of Experience in Resesrch snd Analysis

I am a chemical Science Post Graduate and chemist dedicated to providing the best quality consultancy service. My level of education is M.Phill...

Bachelor of pharmaceutical sciences
Australia
USD20.0 per hour
Pharmaceutical Chemist

My 15+ years' of industry-related experience is highly diverse. I am offering myself as a scientific consultant for formulation / pre-formu...

PhD
Egypt
USD15.0 per hour
Online chemistry Instructor and Scientific writer

I copy edit chemistry manuscript for publication and address comments. Check and edit references to ensure that the used references are relevan...

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United Kingdom
USD90.0 per hour
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I am a Chemist by academic training and entrepreneurial by nature. I enjoy intellectual stimulation from being at the forefront of technology i...

PhD in Catalysis and Materials Science
Spain
USD50.0 per hour

I am a highly motivated researcher with more than 15 years of research experience in both academia and industry. Graduated in Chemistry, PhD in...

Ph.D.
United States
USD150.0 per hour

Ph.D. scientist and project manager with experience in vaccines, cellular therapies, drug delivery, biopharmaceutical development, and polymer ...

Doctoral degree in chemistry engineering
United States
USD40.0 per hour
Stem cell engineering/biomaterial researcher and university faculty with Ph.D. in chemical engineering

- Experienced faculty member and program directors for biomedical science and biotechnology programs - Successful track record of publications ...

Ph.D. Chemistry (Organic & Medicinal Chemistry)
India
USD0.0 per hour
Synthetic Organic Chemist, Medicinal Chemist & Chemical Biologist with 5+ yrs of international postdoctoral experien...

Dr. Idrees Mohammed is an expert in the conventional and modern approaches in medicinal chemistry, synthetic organic chemistry and chemical bio...

Bachelor of Science
United States
USD40.0 per hour
Analytical Biochemist, Biostatistician

I am an experienced research scientist with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. My skill set includes: Protein...

Ph D
India
USD25.0 per hour
PhD graduate in Chemistry, Dual Masters in Pharmacy and Business Administration. Expertise in Synthesis, Analysis, Mgmt.

Organic synthesis, Analytical chemistry, characterization & interpretation, Literature search, Research methodology, data analysis, Ris...

Doctor of Philosophy - Theoretical Chemical Physics
Pakistan
USD40.0 per hour

I am an active researcher and will guide you through your research project and help you along each step of the way. I provide any sort of guid...

PhD
Switzerland
USD100.0 per hour
Data Scientist | Computational Chemist

Computational Chemist with expertise in learning models from data. Currently working at the interface between chemistry, biology, physics, mach...

PhD in Chemistry
Brazil
USD30.0 per hour
Research and Product Development - R&D | Quality control

I am a Chemist and have experience in academia. I also work providing academic consulting and academic coaching with online guidance in the Nat...

How to hire a chemist

A chemist studies the composition of existing substances and formulates new products that have practical applications. Chemists work in a diverse range of industries, predominantly in pharma, life sciences and food & drink organizations. 


You may need to find a chemist to make a product, conduct a literature review or research an existing product. But what do you look for and how can you choose the best candidate for the job? Here are some tips for hiring top chemists on Kolabtree.

Why hire a chemist

While many chemists work in traditional full-time roles, there is an increasing number of freelance chemists for hire. This helps organizations access and afford expertise quickly, at short notice. 

 

When you set out to create a new product, you require the skills of an expert chemist who can make sure that it meets industry standards. Food startups, for example, need to work with chemists to verify that their products follow regulatory compliance. Cosmetic companies may hire cosmetic chemists to formulate skin care products and test them to ensure safety.

How much does it cost to hire a chemist?

The cost of hiring a chemist largely depends on the scale and the scope of work you need done. 

 

A freelance formulation chemist may charge anywhere between USD 500 and USD 5,000 to help with developing a new product. However, they may charge more to help with additional services such as product labeling, filing a patent or developing the communication material required for the launch of the product. 

 

For short-term tasks, hiring a freelance chemist over a full-time chemist can cut costs of up to 40%.

How to write an effective job post to hire a chemist

Here are five things to keep in mind to help you write a clear job post for a chemist: 

 

Scope of work: Provide a clear outline of the goal of your project and the deliverable(s) expected. For example: Need a freelance cosmetic chemist to create a vegan skincare product. Samples required for testing within 2 months.  

Duration:  Define how long you expect the project to run for. 

By when you need to hire: Do you need to hire someone within a few days, weeks, or longer? A week is an optimum time to receive high-quality proposals.  

Budget: Try to provide a realistic estimate of your budget. You can choose to pay a fixed fee or pay by the hour.
Skills required: While looking for a chemist, you may need to define what kind of specialty you’re looking for. On Kolabtree, you can choose from:

Formulation chemists     Analytical chemists     Organic chemists     Inorganic chemists     Biochemists 


Ready to hire a chemist? Post your project on Kolabtree and get quotes from freelance chemists for free.