Materials Researcher

Be part of a non-profit organization that is making the world a healthier place. Healthy Building Network (HBN) is growing! We are seeking an experienced Materials Researcher.

HBN envisions a future where all people and the planet thrive when chemical hazards are eliminated. Our mission is to advance human and environmental health by improving chemical hazard transparency and inspiring product innovation. Since 2000, HBN has been the leading national organization to pioneer technology platforms, research, and policies that elevate human health and environmental justice to a top priority in the building industry. 

Critical Competencies for Success:

The role of the Materials Researcher is to contribute to HBN's body of research on building products, chemicals, and related health hazards.

The Materials Researcher will be responsible for the foundational research, analysis, and writing of position papers and publications on building products, chemicals, and related health hazards as part of HBN's research team.



Knowledge Requirements:

Preferred Work Experience:

Education Requirements:

Personal Qualities:


While Minneapolis-Saint Paul location is preferred, location is flexible.


Commensurate with experience.

How to Apply:

HBN is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, race, color, religion or belief, gender identification, family or parental status.

How to apply: Email in PDF format a letter of interest, resume and writing samples or other portfolio projects to Please, no phone calls. Applications accepted until position is filled.