Recruiting exceptional leaders for mission-driven organizations.

Scientific Research & Policy Institutes

We understand the critical role research institutes play in helping government agencies, policy makers and the scientific community work through complex issues in biotechnology, biomedical research, and the social sciences. We have recruited heads of some of the most prominent and influential research institutes. Drawing from our contacts in leading academic medical centers, major foundations, the federal government, and the private sector, we are helping to strengthen the research infrastructure of the country.


Founding Executive Director, Partnership on AI

Terah Lyons has been named the Founding Executive Director of the Partnership on AI to Benefit People and Society.

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Executive Director of the Knight Campus, University of Oregon

Robert Guldberg has been named Executive Director of the Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact at the University of Oregon.

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Leading a Revolution in Engineering Research

The University of Chicago created a new interdisciplinary molecular engineering program, and they retained Isaacson Miller to find the right person to run it.

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