Job Description

Extended Job Title
Associate 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
Portfolio, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
Up to 50%

Major/Essential Functions

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Medicine in Lubbock, Texas is seeking a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program Director to prepare and lead our new program. The ultimate goals of this program are to develop competent, compassionate, professional physicians who provide the highest quality care for West Texas and beyond, who participate in scholarship and quality improvement, and who provide academic and community leadership. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced, motivated leader to build a program from the ground up.

The new residency program will be community based with TTUHSC as the sponsoring institution. The successful candidate will have protected time to develop the program in addition to clinical responsibilities in a private practice setting. Much of the clinical work will take place at the Trustpoint Rehabilitation Hospital of Lubbock, a 93-bed inpatient facility with a focus on stroke, brain and spinal cord injury recovery, and a new five acre Transitional Learning Center.

Grant Funded?

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

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications

Must be Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Must have recent, four years of participation as an active faculty member in an ACGME-accredited physical medicine and rehabilitation residency program.

Previous administrative and educational experience.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Recent scholarly activity such as peer reviewed funding, publication of original research or review articles in peer-reviewed journals, chapters in textbooks, publication or presentation of case reports or clinical series at scientific society meetings, or participation in national committees or educations organizations.

HSC - Lubbock

Neurology Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, 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
Full Professor

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
Texas Medical Board 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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