Search for Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean, Weill Cornell Medicine and Provost for Medical Affairs, Cornell University

Cornell University invites applications and nominations for the position of Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean, Weill Cornell Medicine and Provost for Medical Affairs, Cornell University.

The Dean/Provost is responsible for the oversight of Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (WCGSMS) and WCM in Qatar. The Dean is the leader for the WCM’s clinical, biomedical research, and educational enterprise, and its prominent program in global health, and is primarily responsible for the continued success of all components of its mission. The Dean also ensures that the clinical mission and enterprise fully integrates with the research and educational missions. As Provost for Medical Affairs for Cornell University, the individual also plays a major role in ensuring connections between the university’s complementary strengths in Ithaca, New York City, and across the world.

Spencer Stuart, an executive search firm, will be assisting Cornell, and the review process will begin immediately upon receipt of materials.

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Contact Information

Comments, questions, nominations and applications should be directed to the Search Committee at wcmdeansearch@cornell.edu. All inquiries and materials will be held in confidence.

Search Committee

Name Title
Martha Pollack, Co-Chair President, Cornell University
Jessica Bibliowicz, Co-Chair Weill Cornell Medicine Board of Fellows Chair
Lynden Archer Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering; James A. Friend Family Distinguished Professor in Engineering, Cornell University
Avery August Deputy Provost, Presidential Advisor for Diversity and Equity; Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor; Professor of Immunology—Cornell University
Douglas Braunstein Vice Chair, Cornell University Board of Trustees; Trustee Board Fellow, Weill Cornell Medicine; Founder and Managing Partner, Hudson Executive Capital LP
Jeremy Chang Student Board Fellow; MD-PhD Student—Weill Cornell Medicine
Richard Cohen Clinical Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine
Steve Corwin President and Chief Executive Officer, NewYork-Presbyterian; Professor of Clinical Medicine, Weill Cornell Medicine
Olivier Elemento Director, Englander Institute for Precision Medicine; Professor of Computational Genomics in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine; Professor of Computational Genomics in Computational Biomedicine; Professor of Physiology and Biophysics—Weill Cornell Medicine
Barbara Friedman Trustee Emeritus, Cornell University; Vice Chair, Weill Cornell Medicine Board of Fellows
Leonard Girardi Chair, Cardiothoracic Surgery; O. Wayne Isom Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery—Weill Cornell Medicine
Roy Gulick Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases; Rochelle Belfer Professor of Medicine—Weill Cornell Medicine
Alan Hartman Board Fellow, Weill Cornell Medicine; Partner, Centerview Partners LLC
Kraig Kayser Chair, Cornell University Board of Trustees
Szilard Kiss Associate Dean for Clinical Compliance; Bob and Dolores Hope – Robert M. Ellsworth, M.D. Distinguished Associate Professor in Ophthalmology; Associate Professor of Ophthalmology; Senior Councilor, General Faculty Council—Weill Cornell Medicine
Michael Kotlikoff Provost; Professor of Molecular Physiology—Cornell University
Dan Landau Associate Professor of Medicine; Associate Professor of Physiology and Biophysics—Weill Cornell Medicine
Geraldine McGinty E. Darracott Vaughan, Jr., MD, Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs; Professor of Clinical Radiology; Professor of Population Health Sciences—Weill Cornell Medicine
Laura Riley Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology; Given Foundation Professor in Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology—Weill Cornell Medicine
Elizabeth Ross Director, Center for Neurogenetics; Nathan Cummings Professor in Neurology; Professor of Neuroscience—Weill Cornell Medicine
Rahul Sharma Chair, Emergency Medicine; Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine; Professor of Clinical Population Health Sciences—Weill Cornell Medicine
Sanford Weill Trustee Emeritus, Cornell University; Chair Emeritus and Board Fellow, Weill Cornell Medicine Board of Fellows; Casa Rosa Ventures LLC