Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant/Associate Professor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
301311 - BSHM Lbk

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions

*Involvement in student learning and institutional research
*Advise students regarding program requirements
*Assist in the development of innovative programs in health management and leadership
*Assist in establishing national-level recognition regarding health related programs
* Contribute to the department’s practice plan through coordinated consulting opportunites
*Service to the department, campus and university-wide committees
*Engagement in on-going research in the field of healthcare
*Service to the profession and to the wider community
*Participation in professional development

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates with the following academic and/or research backgrounds: Health Informatics, Data Analytics, Biostatistics/Statistics, Epidemiology or Health Finance/Insurance.  Candidates with established research programs will be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor. Evidence of the potential for scholarly research and demonstrate the potential to gain grant funding from external agencies and/or organizations. Salary is commensurate with experience. 

*Experience teaching undergraduate or graduate courses in online delivery models
*Experience with course and program development at the bachelor and/or master's degree level
*Knowledge of, or experience with higher education accreditation helpful
*Ability to develop productive relationships with major healthcare organizations and corporations

HSC - Lubbock


Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Recommendation/Referral, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications

Graduated with a doctorate degree or be a doctoral candidate in a field relevant to the position.

*Demonstrated success in teaching and working with adult learners
*Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with persons of diverse backgrounds in a participatory academic environment
*Demonstrated ability to use technology and apply it to the learning environment
*Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing
*Demonstrated ability to articulate and implement academic programs consistent with the school's mission and educational philosophy

Include copy of Research Publications

Salary Grade

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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