Established in 1972, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’s 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.
As a comprehensive health science university, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston educates health science professionals, discovers and translates advances in the biomedical and social sciences, and models the best practices in clinical care and public health.
Pursuing this mission, UTHealth advances the quality of human life by enhancing the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease and injury, as well as promoting individual health and community well-being.
Reporting to the Senior Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations, the Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) will work almost exclusively with local, regional, and national Foundation partners to support the Health Science Center through long-term, deep commitments of programs and services. Managing a robust portfolio, the Director of CFR will proactively build relationships with key donors and partners in the Houston community and beyond. For this successful and unique niche in the development department to continue its growth, the Director of CFR will seek out and create opportunities to engage with faculty, major gift officers, other staff, and individual fundraisers across the institution.