Indiana University Simon Cancer Center (IUSCC) and the Regenstrief Institute are searching for a senior data scientist or informatician to serve as Director of the Cancer Informatics and Data Sciences program.
Collaborate with the leadership of IUSCC, Regenstrief Institute, and the Data Science and Informatics (DSI) program of Precision Health Initiative (PHI) to develop a strategy for team science and translation into healthcare practice
Enhance the collection, analysis, and integration of rich and complex clinical, genomic, and population level data set
Lead efforts to establish a model of team science with intra-and inter-institutional shared resources and establish a medical informatics and data analytics shared resource
Recruit, manage and grow a world-class team to rapidly accelerate discovery in cancer research and precision oncology
Ample resources for research and collaboration, including:
Faculty Appointment to Indiana University School of Medicine and the Regenstrief Institute with it's unparalleled health data, informatics, data analytics resources, as well as internationally recognized faculty and staff.
The IU Simon Cancer Center is the only National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer center in the state of Indiana. This designation recognizes centers around the country that meet rigorous criteria for world-class, state-of-the-art programs in multidisciplinary research. The IU Simon Cancer Center puts significant resources into developing research programs, faculty and facilities that will lead to better approaches to prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer.
IU School of Medicine's Precision Health Initiative, a $120 million investment to place Indiana University at the cutting edge of healthcare
Indiana CTSI, which fosters collaborations with researchers at Notre Dame and Purdue Universities
If you’d like to explore all of our research centers, please visit https://medicine.iu.edu/research/centers-institutes/.
Indiana University is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a building a diverse learning environment and on supporting the professional development of underrepresented populations, people of all genders, and people with disabilities.
MD, PhD, or equivalent with experience in biomedical informatics, biostatistics, computer science, electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, or related discipline.
At least 7 years of biomedical informatics and data science experience, with an emphasis in cancer research, biomedical informatics, biostatistics, data science, epidemiology, or precision oncology
Established leadership credentials and novel research
Department Contact for Questions:
Jennifer Williams firstname.lastname@example.org
OAA #: IUSM003392016
Internal Number: 5758
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.