Corey Zankowski, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President, Technology & Innovation Office


Corey Zankowski joined Varian in 1999 and currently serves as Senior Vice President, Technology & Innovation Office, where he is responsible for establishing world-class strategic innovation processes to accelerate time-to-market and increase the success rate of new innovations from Varian.

Prior to this role, Dr. Zankowski served as Senior Vice President, Oncology Software Solutions, where he led Varian’s transformation to a software-, cloud- and data-based solutions provider. Dr. Zankowski led Varian’s software solutions organization to develop the world’s first evidence-based operating system for value-driven cancer care. He has also served as Vice President of Product and Strategic Portfolio Management for Varian’s Oncology Systems business and was responsible for directing and realizing Varian’s strategic roadmap for new product development.

Dr. Zankowski is trained as a medical physicist, receiving his bachelor’s degree, M.Sc., and Ph.D. from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He is well-respected in the global oncology community and is one of the top patent holders at Varian.