Executive Leadership

As part of our executive leadership team you will thrive in an environment that promotes excellence and collaboration in our quest to treat, cure, and prevent the most common diseases of our time through education, research, and clinical practice.​​​​​​​​
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Hear from Our Team

We are many diverse components woven into one university; the exceptional people of UTHealth Houston  deliver innovative solutions that create the best hope for a healthier future.​

UTHealth Houston’s footprint extends across 6 schools, our behavioral sciences campus,  UT Dentists, UT Health Services and  UT Physicians group having over 100+ clinic locations, and 2,000+ providers in 80+ specialties and subspecialties.  ​

Our primary teaching hospitals include:

Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital
Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital
John S. Dunn Behavioral Sciences Center at UTHealth Houston
Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
TIRR Memorial Hermann
UTHealth Houston Harris County Psychiatric Center (HCPC)

Our leadership career opportunities can be found in the following areas:

Business Operations
Clinical Operations
Educational Administration
Healthcare Administration
Research Administration
Public Affairs

Hear from our leadership

“I believe UTHealth Houston has culture of learning. I have a growth mindset and this environment will help me grow in my craft.  I was a graduate of Cizik school of Nursing and feel fortunate to work for the same school."

Joy Harrison, DNP, RN
Director of UT Health Services
"Before joining UTHealth Houston I had 10 years of admissions experience in a non-science related area. I have learned so much about the GSBS and its programs. I love that our team is so collaborative and supportive. We all work together to make sure our students have all they need to be successful."

Lenay Johnson
Director, Student Affairs & Admissions
“In the past two months, I have met many UTHealth Houston employees throughout the organization; everyone is supportive, collegial, and personable. I am looking forward to working with everyone to provide the best care for our patients.”

Raj Pratihar AuD, MHA, MBA
Director of Audiology
Medical Insurance We pay 100% of the medical insurance premiums for our full-time employees and offer competitive rates for part-time team members. We also offer other benefits like vision and dental for both the employee and family members!
Paid Leave When you start with UTHealth Houston, you immediately start accruing both sick and vacation time! In addition to holidays and a preventive day each year, our generous leave accruals make sure you have the WorkLife balance you need!
As an employee of the State of Texas, you’ll be enrolled in the Teacher Retirement System (TRS), a defined contribution plan covering higher education employees! Additionally, we offer voluntary retirement programs to help you plan for retirement!
Well-being Resources
UTHealth Houston supports employee well-being. Our Employee Assistance Programs offers a variety of services including counseling and consultation services with a licensed mental health professional, legal and financial resources, and WorkLife referrals.