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Food Science & Technology

Hire a Freelance Food Scientist

Kolabtree is the leading online marketplace for freelance food scientists and consultants. Post your project, get bids, and work with qualified experts to get your job done easily.

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Featured Freelance Food Scientists
Helen Mitchell - PhD Food Science - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Helen Mitchell
PhD, Food Science
University of Reading
United Kingdom
Victor Hong - PhD - Food Science - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Victor Hong
PhD, Food Science
Oregon State University
United States | USD 175 per hour
Cheryl Yen Chung - PhD - Food Science - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Cheryl Yen Chung
PhD, Food Science
University of Melbourne
United States | USD 150 per hour
Alex Waite - MS - Nutrition Education - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Alex Waite
MS, Nutrition Education
California State University, Chico
United States | USD 150 per hour
Nettie Garber - BSc - Food Science - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Nettie Garber
BSc, Food Science
University of Arkansas
United States | USD 100 per hour
Billie Sutton - AOS Degree - Culinary Arts - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Billie Sutton
AOS Degree, Culinary Arts
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts
United States | USD 175 per hour
Brian Chau - MS - Food Systems and Society - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Brian Chau
MS, Food Systems and Society
Marylhurst University
United States | USD 75 per hour
Thomas Shaw - Fellowship - FIFST - Subject Matter Expert from Kolabtree
Thomas Shaw
Fellowship, FIFST
Institute of Food Science & Technology
United Kingdom
Consult a freelance food scientist who can help you develop a product and take it to market quickly.
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  • Get a freelance scientist to help you with sourcing ingredients, product development, recipe formulation, nutrition labelling and shelf life stability.
  • Consult food & beverage industry experts who are experienced in working with vegan, gluten-free, non-GMO, cannabis-infused and plant-based products.
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Success Stories

Create a cannabis-infused snack

A California-based food company hired a food R&D expert for help formulating a cannabis-infused snack.

Cost: USD 2546 | Time Taken: 2 Months

Stabilize the shelf life of a sauce

The owner of a food company hired a California-based food scientist for help stabilizing the shelf life of a sauce.

Cost: USD 1581 | Time Taken: 1 Month

Formulate tasty gluten-free bread

A US-based food entrepreneur was looking for a scientist to formulate a high-quality gluten-free bread.

Cost: USD 900 | Time Taken: 2 Weeks

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