Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
Requisition #: 180001S2
Responsible for providing effective and efficient information technology services to the academic, clinical and research missions of the UTHSC-H including voice and data networking, records management, server and desktop support for administrative, academic, clinical and research applications.
Position Key Accountabilities:
Develops IT strategic plans, operating and capital budgets for the campus.
Maintains a state of the art environment consistent with the Health Science
Center’s commitment to information technology.
Promotes the application of promising new technologies as appropriate to
enhance the mission of Health Science Center.
and federal agencies and UT System. Serves as the Health Science Center’s
systems and services to provide effective and efficient records management
capabilities consistent with industry standards and state law.
communication both within and outside the university.
functions of the UTHSC-H.
and selection, hiring and termination, training, professional development,
mentoring, counseling, performance evaluations, and salary planning.
controls which provides reasonable assurance that operations are effective and
efficient, assets are safeguarded, financial information is reliable, and
applicable laws, regulations, policies and procedures are complied with.
Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a diverse and complex enterprise.
Exceptional interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills and
Bachelor’s degree. Preferably in computer science or business or public administration with a concentration in computer science.
Ten (10) years of leadership experience in a similar environment and with experience in systems development, end user computing, office automation, communication networks, and telecommunication. Academic experience is preferable.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)
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.
UTHealth offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package. For more information on our benefits programs please refer to the UTHealth Office of Benefits Website.
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