University of Wisconsin- Madison
American Family Insurance Data Science Institute
Director for the American Family Insurance Data Science Institute
The University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks a Director for American Family Insurance Data Science Institute (DSI). The mission of the American Family Insurance Data Science Institute (DSI) is to perform cutting-edge research in the fundamentals of data science and to catalyze the translation of this research into practice to advance scientific discovery in collaboration with researchers across campus and beyond. The institute and the School of Computer, Data, and Information Sciences (CDIS) will engage synergistically in ways that amplify impact through data science thought leadership, innovation, talent development, and knowledge/technology transfer. The Director will provide overall scientific leadership, strategic planning, and management of finances and day-to-day management of the Institute.
Ph.D. or other advanced degrees in a relevant discipline are required. Candidate must be eligible for tenure at the University of Wisconsin-Madison at the full professor level. The DSI Director will have a concurrent faculty appointment in an appropriate academic department.