Indiana University School of Medicine is a national leader in medical research and education. With more than 60 academic departments and specialty divisions across nine campuses statewide and strong clinical partnerships with Indiana’s most advanced hospitals and physician networks, the school is continuously advancing its mission to prepare healers and transform health in Indiana and throughout the world.
The Executive Associate Dean and Chief Information Officer will lead school-wide information systems, technologies, applications, and services necessary to meet the highest level of user expectations through a blend of technical expertise, administrative experience and strong communication and leadership skills. The EAD and CIO reports to the Dean of the IUSM and is a member of the Executive Leadership Team. In addition, an emphasis will be placed on strategic planning regarding academic computing functions and the alignment to academic needs and appropriate integration within the broader Indiana University IT organizations. As a member of the IUSM Leadership Team, the EAD and CIO will participate in, and contribute to, overall business strategy development, and will bring a current knowledge and future vision of leveraging information and technology to provide a competitive advantage for the academic health center. Through direct actions, communication, and partnership, the EAD and CIO will help shape, oversee, and promote IT services as a competitive differentiator that enhance the value of IUSM. It will be important for the EAD and CIO to establish and maintain strong, collaborative relationships with internal and external constituents, focusing on direct responsibility for academic IT needs while coordinating research and health IT with our partners. The EAD and CIO will also represent the academic health center in state and national health and academic IT-related organizations, initiatives, and policy creation.
At least 10 years in Senior/Executive Health IT leadership positions
Master's degree and additional formal IT education/training/experience related to information systems/science including a recognized Board Certification (i.e. CHIME).
Considerable experience in the evaluation, development, and implementation of administrative systems and technologies
Knowledge and demonstrated experience managing broad spectrum of analytic infrastructure and services including data management
Advanced degree related to academic health center missions, medicine or health related academics (M.D. or Ph.D. or equivalent)
Excellent relationship skills working with both clinical and basic science faculty
Experience working in a research intensive university or health system, with an understanding of the clinical informatics needs of clinical and translational physicians and research scientists