Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
307011 - Physician Asst Prog Mid

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



Requisition ID
14422BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Health Professions, Department of Laboratory Sciences and Primary Care, Physician Assistant Program invites applications from highly motivated individuals for a full-time faculty member position.  Faculty rank, salary, and tenure status will be based on terminal degree and experience.  TTUHSC PA Program is a 27-month, master’s-level curriculum located Midland, TX in a dedicated PA program facility, providing an environment of learning with a cohesive faculty and student body.  The PA program has strong administrative support and excellent salary and benefits.  Up to 20% release time may be dedicated to clinical practice.


Primary responsibilities:
  • Preparing and delivering instruction and assessing student performance
  • Student advising in the didactic and clinical phases of the program
  • Participating in admissions processes
  • Participating in university, professional, scholarly, and community service activities


Grant Funded?
No

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

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Midland

Preferred Qualifications
  • Promise of growth in teaching, research, or artistic and creative activity.

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and computer skills as well as teaching and administrative experience
  • Recent clinical experience


Campus
HSC - Permian Basin

Department
Physician Asst Prog Mid

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
  • Participate in program evaluation and development and accreditation maintenance.

  • Engage in other activities as determined by the Physician Assistant Program Director.


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