Universal Display Corporation (UDC) is a world leader in the development of innovative organic light emitting device (OLED) technology for use in flat panel displays, lighting and other opto-electronic applications.

UDC is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey (in the greater Princeton area). In a uniquely-designed, 55,000 square-foot facility, our team of scientists, engineers and business professionals perform leading-edge technology development, fabricate engineering prototypes, and engage in technology transfer with a variety of research, manufacturing and product development partners to promote the adoption of our proprietary OLED technologies.

Universal Display Corporation offers excellent career opportunities for those who thrive on cutting-edge research and development and have the drive to contribute directly to the success of the company.  The technical team at UDC is a multi-disciplinary team that spans from organic materials’ experts to innovative display designers.


Research Scientist-Organic/Organometallic Chemistry



  • Design innovative materials and develop in-depth knowledge of organic electronic material properties, synthesis and applications.
  • Perform design, synthesis, purification, analysis and characterization of small to medium scale organic and/or organometallic compounds.
  • Desire to be a part of cutting-edge technology development and application in a dynamic, team-oriented environment.
  • Stay up to date with scientific literature.
  • Ability to write and interpret technical information and effectively communicate with peers and management.
  • Responsible for certain instrument maintenance and other lab duties.



  • PhD in Synthetic Organic, Polymer or Organometallic Chemistry
  • Discovery research experience with the synthesis of organic or organometallic molecules.
  • Knowledge of modern analytical techniques (NMR, MS, HPLC, UV, IR, TLC) and instrumentation for the isolation and identification of organic compounds.
  • Knowledge of modern literature search (Belstein and SciFinder).
  • Strong track record of high productivity in the design and synthesis of organic and/or organometallic compounds.
  • Ability to perform and succeed in a multi-disciplinary, high paced team environment.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple priorities.
  • Position requires prolonged, standing, walking, reaching, twisting, turning, kneeling, bending, stooping, squatting, grasping and making repetitive hand movement in the performance of daily duties. The position also requires both near and far vision when inspecting samples and overseeing work projects. The need to lift sample bottle inventory and files weighing up to 25 pounds may be required. Additionally, the incumbent may be exposed to hazardous chemicals and other bio-hazards in the performance of assigned duties.

To apply, please email your resume to application@oled.com.