NIH Chief Data Strategist and Director, Office of Data Science Strategy, DPCPSI, NIH | Office of Human Resources
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"The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is seeking exceptional executive candidates for the newly established position of Chief Data Strategist (CDS). The CDS will report directly to the NIH Director; s/he will serve as the principal advisor to the NIH Director and other NIH leadership in the broad domain of the large-scale platforms and technology/tools ecosystems that facilitate data science. The CDS will also serve as the Director of the newly formed Office of Data Science Strategy in the Division of Program Coordination, Planning, and Strategic Initiatives, Office of the Director (DPCPSI), NIH. In complementing existing NIH expertise and investments in computational biology, bioinformatics, biostatistics, information science, medical informatics, and quantitative biology, the CDS will: 1) provide leadership for a broad range of initiatives and projects that align with NIH’s strategic plans; 2) catalyze the use of new platforms and methods to gain deeper insights from NIH’s vast data resources; and 3) help mature competencies and capabilities of the biomedical research workforce—amongst NIH as well as our greater research ecosystem—to capitalize on new large-scale biomedical data and analytic tools...."