Job Description

Extended Job Title
Associate Professor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
511701 - Pharm-Neuro Dept Lbk Genl

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

Requisition ID
15325BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Applicants must have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree, postdoctoral training, and an independent research program with substantial funding in the areas of pharmacology and neuroscience.
  • We are specifically looking for applicants with expertise in transcriptomics, molecular genetics, epigenetics, and neuroimmune mechanisms related to a clinically relevant condition such as alcohol use disorder.
  • Participation in medical and graduate training is expected after an appropriate transition period.


Grant Funded?
No

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

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications
Demonstrated record of research productivity, current and recent history of federal funding, peer reviewed publications, effectiveness as a teacher; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in research and teaching. Expertise in in transcriptomics, molecular genetics, epigenetics, and neuroimmune mechanisms related to a clinically relevant condition such as alcohol use disorder.

Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
Pharm-Neuro Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Professional/Personal References, 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
Departmental and Institutional committee work

Shift
Other

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
Do you have a Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree?

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?
Yes

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