Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
522211 - Faculty Clinical Rsch Unit Ama

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

Requisition ID
20650BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
Establish a research program to continue our studies on the transfer of drugs into human milk.  Work with research staff on recruiting patients into clinical research projects.  Set up new information on the InfantRisk website concerning drug use in pregnant and breastfeeding patients.  Answer questions on web forums and answer daily questions from the InfantRisk Center nursing staff.  Will participate in all research projects of the center dealing with endocannabinoids and cannabis.  Provide lectures to medical students, and Pediatric, OB and other department resident staff and Grand Rounds.  Will serve as a liaison with colleagues in the Pharmacy school. 

Grant Funded?
No

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

Pay Basis
Monthly

Schedule Details
2 days a week

Work Location
Amarillo

Preferred Qualifications
PhD or PharmD in related area with additional research related experience.

Campus
HSC - Amarillo

Department
Faculty Clinical Rsch Unit Ama

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Part 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
Assistant Professor

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?
Yes

Are select agents used in this laboratory?
No

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