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UT Health Program Manager - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Program Manager - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas



MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Requisition #: 210002UW

Department: Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences - Faculty Affairs

Location: Texas Medical Center - Houston, TX

Position Type: Full Time/ Exempt

Position Summary:

As part of the Academic Affairs team within the MD Anderson UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences that provides support to students and faculty, this individual will manage all aspects of faculty affairs including faculty membership review, website pages, tracking of educational activities, coordination of training workshops, faculty committees, and faculty recognition. Opportunities exist for new projects to improve faculty development and coordination with school programs.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Manages the entire faculty membership review process for new faculty members and membership renewals. This includes tracking renewal schedules, soliciting applications, preparing materials for review by the GSBS Membership Committee and by the Dean, scheduling and attending regular membership meetings.

  • Maintains faculty website profiles, and faculty educational activity in GSBS faculty database. Enters data and runs database reports.

  • Coordinates all aspects of faculty mentor-training workshops.

  • Oversees various faculty award competitions and faculty recognition events.

  • Coordinates membership of all faculty standing committees, including soliciting nominations and volunteers on annual basis. Maintains digital records and website content for the committees.

  • Coordinates meetings of the GSBS faculty and leadership groups, including scheduling and publicity, developing agendas, preparing meeting materials and taking minutes.

  • Other duties as assigned, including in-person assistance with school-wide events.


  • Superb communication oral and written communication skills.

  • Proficient in using Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Databases.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Able to solve problems and work independently or on a team

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience in lieu of education.

Minimum Experience:

  • Five (5) years of applicable experience. Two years of exprience in higher education administration preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.

Security Sensitive:

  • This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215

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