On behalf of the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW), CareerPhysician, a leader in executive search and leadership development for academic medical centers nationally, is pleased to inform you of the inception of an international search for a visionary leader who will serve as the inaugural Director for the newly created Data Science Institute (DSI). This is a rare legacy leadership opportunity to establish a new institute and establish the MCW mission, vision and strategy for data science that will serve as the foundation of research, education, and patient care. With robust commitments to resources and infrastructure, we believe this opportunity is among the most substantial executive leadership opportunities available in data science today.

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) seeks leaders who align with a highly collegial culture committed to diversity and inclusion. Candidates should possess high emotional intelligence, proven relationship development skills in highly matrixed organizations, entrepreneurial skills and instincts, and a proven track record of leading teams of data scientists who collaborate across university, medical center and health system partnerships engaged in a comprehensive academic mission. Candidates must hold MD, MD/PhD, PhD or ScD in an appropriate data science or biomedical informatics discipline. The successful applicant will possess extensive experience in data science within a life sciences framework and the academic accomplishments that would qualify them for an appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

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