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Assistant Chief of Police

Institution name: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Title: Assistant Chief of Police

Job location: TX

Job category: AVP/Campus Chief/Public Safety (Department Leader) positions


Posting date: 2023-05-22 00:00:00

End date: 2023-06-22 00:00:00

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston is one of the world's most respected centers focused on cancer patient care, research, education and prevention. It was named the nation's No. 1 hospital for cancer care in U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-2022 rankings.

It is one of  the nation's original three comprehensive cancer centers designated by the National Cancer Institute. Since 1944, almost 1.8 million people have turned to MD Anderson for cancer care.

More than 4,846 take part in educational programs at MD Anderson each year. The institution awards degrees in 10 bachelor's programs and two master's program in allied health disciplines. In collaboration with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, MD Anderson awards M.S. and Ph.D. degrees at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

MD Anderson was created by the Texas Legislature in 1941 as part of The University of Texas System. From then through today, MD Anderson continues to set the standard in cancer prevention research and the translation of new knowledge into innovative, multidisciplinary care for patients, survivors and people at average or elevated risk of developing cancer.

The primary purpose of the Assistant Chief position is to provide the necessary management skills to assist in the direction of the university police department. Assists the Chief of Police in the development, administration, coordination and implementation of departmental policies, procedures and activities. 



Bachelor’s Level Degree

Texas Peace Officer License within 180 days of entry into job

Advanced Certification from the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement

Valid Class C Texas Driver’s License.

Ten years of increasingly responsible broad-based experience as a commissioned police officer with a recognized law enforcement agency with four years of management and command-level responsibility. Experience making complex administrative and operational decisions. 

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