Engage Scientific Successfully Concludes Associate Director, Chemical and Material Engineering Search

Engage Scientific successfully completed an Associate Director, Chemical and Material Engineering search. The Associate Director will be responsible for leading a group of engineers and chemists in defining, developing, and demonstrating commercially viable, multi-step, organic syntheses for the manufacture of small-molecule active pharmaceutical ingredients, leading drug substance process development efforts via laboratory development, drug supply preparation, and technology transfer to third party manufacturing facilities, and work on the development and practical application of particle engineering technologies in drug substance development, including crystallization, technologies for crystal habit modification/control, wet and dry micronization, spray drying, and the like.

Client: A cutting edge, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a passion for scientific innovation and a commitment to developing novel therapies.


Jed Washburn, Vice President, Medicinal/Process/Chemical Development/API at Engage Scientific, specializes on presenting candidates within drug development and manufacturing to help facilitate company growth, commercialization of products, and to assist with career development. Jed has overseen numerous successful placements ranging from Senior Manager/Principal Scientist to Vice President level opportunities throughout North America. He can be reached at jwashburn@engagescientific.com

August, 2019