Wanted! Data lovers and
out-of-the-box-thinkers

Data and information offer a whole new universe of opportunities to shape the future of patient care. We believe in doing now what patients need next. This is why we want to leverage the potential of data to come up with ideas that help transform patients lives tomorrow.

We are convinced that fresh thinking is key to develop new solutions – and this is where you come in. Do you love data? Are you an out-of-the-box thinker? Then join us to make a change and win an attractive deal!

Wanted! Data lovers and
out-of-the-box-thinkers

Data and information offer a whole new universe of opportunities to shape the future of patient care. We believe in doing now what patients need next. This is why we want to leverage the potential of data to come up with ideas that help transform patients lives tomorrow.

We are convinced that fresh thinking is key to develop new solutions – and this is where you come in. Do you love data? Are you an out-of-the-box thinker? Then join us to make a change and win an attractive deal!

Our Objectives

— Answers

Find solutions to crucial medical questions through data know-how.

Inspiration

Get inspired by your out-of-the-Roche-box thinking.

Collaboration

Work with academic minds like you to put new ideas into practice.

Our Objectives

— Answers

Find solutions to crucial medical questions through data know-how.

Inspiration

Get inspired by your out-of-the-Roche-box thinking.

Collaboration

Work with academic minds like you to put new ideas into practice.

Who are we

looking for? 

You also believe in the power of data to find new answers? You love pushing the limits and Xploring new ideas? You want to win an attractive deal with Roche? Then join us if you are a student or post-doc in …

Who are we

looking for? 

You also believe in the power of data to find new answers? You love pushing the limits and Xploring new ideas? You want to win an attractive deal with Roche? Then join us if you are a student or post-doc in …

   business informatics

   bioinformatics

   business mathematics

   physics

   informatics

   engineering

Your study program is not on the list, but you have a creative idea and want to accept the challenge…go for it!

  • business informatics
  • business mathematics
  • informatics
  • bioinformatics
  • physics
  • engineering

Your study program is not on the list, but you have a creative idea and want to accept the challenge…go for it!

Good to know: Some of our challenges are also for teams!

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University partners

University partners

We strongly believe that innovation happens where people with different perspectives come together. This is why collaborations with academia play a vital role in our innovation strategy and help us make a difference for patients worldwide every day. With Healthcare Xplorers, we want to take the cooperation with academia to the next level.

— Insights

Your students gain valuable healthcare industry perspectives on relevant research questions.

— Collaboration

Get to work on industry data assets that can catalyze new relevant healthcare questions.

— Impact

Challenges have the potential to lead to co-publications.

Join us in taking the collaboration of industry and academia in the data space to the next level by sharing this great opportunity with your students and post-docs!

— Contact for universities

Nadja Schaefer

Nadja Schaefer

Head Data Mindset and Environment, Roche Diagnostics GmbH

We strongly believe that innovation happens where people with different perspectives come together. This is why collaborations with academia play a vital role in our innovation strategy and help us make a difference for patients worldwide every day. With Healthcare Xplorers, we want to take the cooperation with academia to the next level.

— Insights

Your students gain valuable healthcare industry perspectives on relevant research questions.

— Collaboration

Get to work on industry data assets that can catalyze new relevant healthcare questions.

— Impact

Challenges have the potential to lead to co-publications.

Join us in taking the collaboration of industry and academia in the data space to the next level by sharing this great opportunity with your students and post-docs!

— Contact for universities

Nadja Schaefer

Nadja Schaefer

Head Data Mindset and Environment, Roche Diagnostics GmbH

Meet the
Roche Mentors 

Each data challenge is owned by a Roche mentor facing an unmet business need in his or her area of expertise. Our mentors look forward to your new perspectives, ideas and fresh thinking. If you get invited to present your pitch, you will meet the mentor of your challenge during your presentation and get their direct feedback.

Frank Dondelinger
Data Analysis Lead MS, Digital Biomarkers, pREDi

Marcin Elantkowski
Principal Associate Data Analyst, Digital Biomarkers, pREDi  

Dr. Charlotta Fruechtenicht
Senior Data Scientist, PHC Analytics

Romain Guerre
Software Engineer, Sample Quality

Dr. Frank Kienle
Digital Strategy Manager, Materials & Business Process Management

Dr. David C. Krey
Senior Innovation Lead, Diabetes Care Global R&D Innovation

Jim Lefevere
International Business Leader Pre-Diabetes & OAD, Diabetes Care Global Strategy & Customer Solutions

Ready to
accept the challenge?

let’s go!

Ready to
accept the challenge?

let’s go!