Jeffrey Sternberg, Ph.D., has been named DuPont global automotive technology director. In this role, he is charged to bring the breadth of DuPont advanced materials as well as renewably sourced materials and fuels to the auto industry as it continues to develop low emission, fuel efficient vehicles that are safe, affordable and fun to drive, according to the company.
Sternberg joined DuPont in 1988 as a synthesis chemist for DuPont Crop Protection. He held several roles in the Crop Protection business before advancing to management. In 2006, he joined Central Research & Development, Materials Science and Engineering, where he led a group focused on developing materials solutions for photovoltaics that improve conversion efficiency, lower cost and extend system lifetime