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Why Work at UTMB?

"UTMB has a long marvelous history of advancing health sciences education, research and patient care. It was the first academic health center in Texas and is home to the state’s first schools of medicine, nursing and allied health sciences. For 116 years, the university has maintained a forward-thinking spirit that has enabled it to serve its students, its patients and people in Texas and beyond in innovative ways.

That pioneering spirit is alive and well today, enabling us to honor our legacy even as we expand our focus to improve health care worldwide. The members of the UTMB community share a deep commitment to service, an enduring dedication to excellence, a strong desire to blaze new trails and a great willingness to leverage their extraordinary expertise."

Dr. David L. Callender


As the first academic health center in Texas and among the oldest in the nation, the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health) has helped define health care for generations.

Our clinical services range from primary care to specialty and subspecialty services in most of the major medical disciplines. That care is provided by highly skilled health professionals, often members of the faculty at our health sciences university.


Research Services is committed to improve and facilitate the research mission of UTMB Health – from funding identification through project completion by: Providing research-specific resources and education; Promoting the responsible conduct of research; and Advising and assisting with administrative policies and regulations.

As career professionals in research administration, it is our vision to excel as a value-added partner in the UTMB Health research enterprise. According to the Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research, UTMB Health ranks in the Top 10 in 4 departments for NIH awards, including: Microbiology, Anesthesiology, OB/GYN, and Pathology. UTMB Health also ranks 42nd overall for NIH awards.


Our School of Health Professions is one of the oldest medical schools in the Southwest United States! Over 6,000 professionals for the nation's healthcare workforce have gotten their education with us - the vast majority of whom continue to practice in Texas.

Our School of Medicine  has provided medical school or residency training to one in six Texas physicians. With 20 departments, three institutes and a unique partnership with the University of Texas at Austin and Seton Healthcare in Austin, UTMB Health’s School of Medicine is a leader in medical school education, translational research and clinical care.

Our School of Nursing is the first university-affiliated school of nursing west of the Mississippi. UTMB Health’s SON has set the standard for progressive nursing education for more than a century, and continues to be a leader in scientific and holistic nursing education in its Baccalaureate, Master’s, and PhD nursing programs.

Our Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences promotes the advancement of human understanding and knowledge in health-related disciplines through scholarly teaching and research in the biomedical sciences. Foremost, the graduate school embraces excellence in all of its academic pursuits and activities.

Other great reasons:

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