Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512406 - Neurology Dept Lbk Genl

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

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Posts in Specialty Journal, Portfolio, Recommendation/Referral, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Will hold the endowed chair for "The Corinne Payne Wright Regents Endowed Chair in Alzheimer's Disease"
  • Well-versed in the diagnosis and management of neurological disorders in adults.
  • Join an active clinical and research program in Alzheimer's disease research in aging and dementia.
  • Appointment as the Primary Investigator (PI) of the 2 yr grant for the Texas Alzheimer's Research and Care Consortium (TARCC).
  • Develop a robust clinical practice with significant activity in research.
  • Involvement in medical student education and residency training program.
  • Participate in scheduled on-call coverage.
  • Must have strong Ethics and be a great TEAM player.

Grant Funded?

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

Pay Basis

Work Location
Lubbock, Texas

Preferred Qualifications
Completion of a Fellowship program in Alzheimer's and/or Aging and Dementia. 

HSC - Lubbock

Neurology Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, 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

Occasional Duties
Other duties as assigned


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
Must have completed an accredited adult Neurology Residency.
Current Texas Medical License OR eligible for State of Texas License.

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

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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