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UT Health Inspector, Administrative, Threat, and Criminal Investigations in Texas

Inspector, Administrative, Threat, and Criminal Investigations



Protective Services

UTHealth Administration

Requisition #: 190002I7

Position Summary:

The primary purpose of the Inspector, Administrative, Threat and Criminal Investigations (CI) position is to oversee institutional criminal investigations, threat management investigations, and public integrity investigations within the authority of the Chief of Police or as deemed necessary by institution leadership. Impacts the law enforcement and security efforts of The University of Texas Police at Houston and institution risk and threat mitigation.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Provides leadership to and management of assigned personnel through clear direction, communications, development opportunities, and ongoing feedback. Manages the daily operations of criminal and non-criminal investigations. May manage staff, including the selection process, coordination of work, performance and development.

  • Functions as the managing investigator on all major investigative matters and comprehensive investigations. Coordinates investigations in cooperation with Federal, State, County and local agencies.

  • Manages and administers high-risk institutional compliance and complex investigations.

  • Conducts audits of criminal and/or non-criminal cases and is responsible for case management.

  • Coordinates strategic and tactical plans and operations with Operations Bureau Commanders to address crime trends and criminal activities accordingly.

  • Provides crime scene expertise and oversees crime scene searches accordingly.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Required: Eligible to be a commissioned/licensed peace officer for the State of Texas. Valid Class C Texas driver’s license.

Preferred: Possess an advanced certificate from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Education; Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) issued by the Association of Fraud Examiners, Certified Crime Prevention Specialist issued by the Texas Crime Prevention Association; Physical Security Professional (PSP) issued by American Society for Industrial Security (ASIS); Certified Healthcare Protection Administrator (CHPA) issued by International Association for Healthcare Security and Safety (IAHSS); Certified Safety Professional (CSP) issued by the Broad of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP); and/or Certified Healthcare Safety Professional (CHSP) issued by the International Board for Certification of Safety Managers (BCHCM).

Minimum Education:

Required: Bachelor's degree in Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice Management, Police Science, or Business Administration. Preferred: Master’s degree in Criminal Justice Administration, Police Science or Business Administration, Juris Doctor.

Minimum Experience:

Required: Seven years of experience as a commissioned peace officer functioning as an investigator, detective, or intelligence officer at an agency/department of 75 or more commissioned police officers, to include three years of supervisory experience. Additional years of experience as an investigator, detective, or intelligence officer may be substituted for the required education on a one-to-one basis. Preferred: Nine years of experience in risk evaluation/threat assessment or law enforcement or general case investigations.

Physical Requirements:

Exerts up to 50 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 20 pounds frequently and/or up to 10 pounds 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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Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

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