Dr. Eric Wernert

Indiana University
Director, Visualization & Analytics
Bloomington, IN, US
Dr. Eric Wernert serves as the director of visualization and analytics, and associate director of the Data to Insight Center, and is senior manager and scientist for Visualization Technologies and Futures for the Research Technologies Division of IU. Wernert is responsible for providing strategic leadership for the IU system in advanced visualization, including setting university-wide strategy for visualization and strategic management of visualization facilities. Wernert is also responsible for UITS research services in the emerging area of analytics - including the UITS Center for Statistical and Mathematical Computing. Wernert has led visualization initiatives for the IU School of Medicine and has held leadership roles in the visualization components of funded research projects from the National Institutes of Health and National Science Foundation. Wernert holds a B.A. in Mathematics from Bellarmine College, and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Science from Indiana University.