INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - June 01, 2012
Readers of The Scientist magazine ranked Dow AgroSciences seventh in the publication's 10th annual "Best Places to Work in Industry" survey. This is a six position gain from 2011. Dow AgroSciences LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW).
"Dow AgroSciences has a unique culture that has a passion for advancing science and providing our customers with solutions they need to feed a growing population," said Daniel R. Kittle, global leader, Research & Development, Dow AgroSciences. "We attract scientists from around the world who bring a variety of skills, talents, and backgrounds to an environment that values collaboration and innovation."
The survey was completed by more than 2,000 readers of The Scientist magazine representing life sciences companies worldwide. Respondents were asked to assess their working environment according to criteria in categories such as job satisfaction, benefits, training, and integrity.
The full survey results and methodology will be detailed in the article "Best Places to Work in Industry, 2012," appearing in The Scientist's June issue and online at www.the-scientist.com.
About Dow AgroSciences
Dow AgroSciences, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, develops leading-edge crop protection and plant biotechnology solutions to meet the challenges of the growing world. Dow AgroSciences is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company and had annual global sales of $5.7 billion in 2011. Learn more at www.dowagro.com. Follow Dow AgroSciences on Facebook and YouTube or subscribe to our News Release RSS Feed.
About The Scientist
The Scientist has informed and entertained life science professionals around the world for over 25 years. We provide print and online coverage of the latest developments in the life sciences including trends in research, new technology, news, business and careers. We reach the leaders in academia and industry that are interested in maintaining a broad view of the life sciences by reading insightful articles that are current, concise and entertaining.