Senior Community Relations Specialist

The University of Texas Police at Houston (UT Police) is staffed with a dedicated team of sworn and civilian professionals that serve, protect and preserve the “daily campus life” at the number-one cancer center in the nation, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, and the prestigious University of Texas Health Sciences Center (UTHealth). Both institutions are part of the world’s largest medical complex, The Texas Medical Center located in the heart of the nation’s energy capital, Houston, TX. UT Police is responsible for law enforcement, security and personal safety services. Accredited since 1994, it has most recently received meritorious accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA®).


The Senior Community Relations Specialist with the University of Texas Police Department at Houston engages the campus community to enhance safety through management of UT Police at Houston public education, timely warnings, and public awareness programs (e.g., workplace violence prevention, domestic violence awareness, hostile intruder training, Clery Compliance). The Senior Community Relations Specialist will also develop communications in response to emerging risks and crime trends.


Required: Bachelor's degree in Communications, Marketing, Health Education or related degree.


Required: Five years experience in community relations, health education and/or community outreach activities.

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How To Apply

To apply for MD Anderson positions, visit MD Anderson Careers and search for keyword “police”. To apply for UTHealth positions, visit UTHealth Careers and select "trade/skill".*

The department offers competitive pay and excellent benefits. The starting pay for all positions is on a sliding scale commensurate with experience. UT Police offers tuition reimbursement through a cohort (up to $5,250 a year). Excellent benefits are provided to UT Police employees, including paid health insurance, paid time off, paid holidays and the opportunity to earn up to 24 additional hours of time off based on performance.

For further information or questions, contact Talent Management at 713-792-0900 or

*UT Police employees are hired either by MD Anderson or UTHealth, and the positions are therefore posted on either institution's careers website. Benefits may vary. All UT Police employees serve both institutions.