Position description
The Vice Chair is a member of senior administration and is responsible for administrative direction and oversight of the site based Research activities. The Vice Chair is accountable for strategic planning, fiscal management, staff assessment and mentoring and monitoring of operational and programmatic outcomes. The Vice Chair must collaborate with scientists, physicians and administrative leaders throughout the enterprise to enhance relationships and ensure successful operations of strategic directives. The Vice Chair also participates in system wide strategic planning for research and performs system wide administrative functions in support of the institutional mission and Mayo Clinic Research vision.
Masters degree in business, health care administration or related field plus eight years of research and/or health care management experience required. Operational experience must include working with scientists, physicians and allied health staff. Must have demonstrated competencies in leadership, management, operations and communication. Broad based upper management experience is required in order to coordinate a wide range of activities in both clinic and hospital settings.
Additional qualifications
Demonstrated leadership expertise in areas providing administrative direction.
License or certification
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Site description
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Administration, Business, Finance, Clinical Labs and Research
Career profile
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Natalie Brewster
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).