Senior Scientific Advisor
Tim Shaffer, PhD, is a Senior Scientific Advisor at Corporate Strategic Research (CSR), ExxonMobil Research and Engineering in Clinton, New Jersey. He began his career as a faculty member in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Texas at Arlington, moved to General Electric Plastics in New York in 1989, and accepted a position with Exxon Chemicals in 1991 at the Linden Technology Center in New Jersey. In Linden, Tim began developing his expertise in isobutylene polymerization, an expertise for which is widely known. He spent a majority of his nine years in the Chemicals Company working in the research labs in Baytown, Texas before transferring to CSR in 2000.