Healthy Minds Innovations has retained the services of Insight Executive Search. For more information or to apply for the position, please contact:
Aaron Schmidt, President Insight Executive Search (949) 281-7525 email@example.com
Healthy Minds Innovations is seeking an experienced scientist, as Chief Science Officer, to provide leadership, oversight and ensure scientific integrity of innovative tools and services being developed and disseminated. HMI's signature product, the Healthy Minds Program, is a scientifically-based program designed to cultivate emotional well-being via both in-person training and scalable, mobile-based delivery. The Chief Science Officer will build and lead a team to integrate mobile measures into the Program, design the ways in which these measures are delivered to individual users and oversee the data collection, data display and visualization, analysis and iteration. This suite of mobile measures is also envisioned as a stand alone offering. The Chief Science Officer will also lead program evaluation and collaborate with scientists at the Center for Healthy Minds and other academic centers on more formal research studies to evaluate the impact of the Program. This role also has an external presence, working with customer organizations, donors and collaborators.
The ideal candidate has:
PhD in Psychology or related discipline.
Demonstrated leadership experience following post-doctoral fellowship or equivalent.
Demonstrated experience creating products and services that are evidence-based that have been commercially successful.
Demonstrated track record of publications in behavioral health, digital interventions, mHealth, behavioral assessments of cognitive and affective processes.
Demonstrated experience in leading research study design and execution.
Demonstrated experience in design-based implementation research and evaluation.
Experience with multi-dimensional data organization, visualization, and statistical analysis including conducting data analysis in the service of program evaluation.
Passion for the mission to cultivate well-being and relieve suffering.
Self-motivated; demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively with other scientific and non-scientific colleagues as well as community stakeholders.
Excellent communication, project management, and leadership skills.
Eligible to work in the US.
Be willing and able to work out of our Madison, Wisconsin office - this is not a remote position.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: HMI offers a generous benefits package.
Internal Number: CSO1
About Healthy Minds Innovations, Inc
Healthy Minds Innovations (HMI) is an early-stage non-profit, mission-driven organization led by world-renowned neuroscientist Richard Davidson. Our focus is to promote well-being in the world by disseminating tools and services developed through research conducted at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. HMI has two goals: (1) Develop and disseminate tools and services based on neuroscientific discoveries so people can develop skills that support well-being for themselves and others, and (2) Generate revenue from these tools and services as a funding source to sustain and expand the research. These tools may be distributed directly to the general public but more likely through partnerships with mission-aligned organizations with well-established infrastructure and pipelines.