Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor - Infectious Diseases

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
545003 - Internal Med Ode General

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

Requisition ID
14617BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, patient care, research and service.  Teaching residents and medical students.  Giving lectures and teaching sessions to residents and medical students.  Medical practice of infectious diseases and general internal medicine. This position is responsible for inpatient consults care and outpatient medical care. This includes examination of patients, ordering x-rays and laboratory tests to help make an accurate diagnosis, and planning and execution of treatment. Adhere to institutional and departmental policies and procedure.

Grant Funded?
No

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

Pay Basis
Monthly

Schedule Details
As required by dept call schedules

Work Location
Permian Basin

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited school of medicine with an M.D. or D.O. degree. Must have a license to practice medicine in the State of Texas or eligible for Texas medical licensure. Must have or be eligible for certificate(s) for prescribing controlled substances. Must have three years post-graduate training in primary care medicine.

Language Skills:
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing



Campus
HSC - Permian Basin

Department
Internal Med Ode General

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, 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
Faculty

Occasional Duties
Maintain or develop an academic research program in the field of infectious diseases or internal medicine. May conduct inpatient internal medicine teaching rounds.

Shift
Day

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
Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity

Salary Grade
800

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

Application Instructions