Job Description

Extended Job Title
Division Chief in Gastroenterology

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
512301 - Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl

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

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
  • Build a combined academic/community based gastroenterology program that will serve as a foundation for a fellowship program.
  • Provide effective leadership and coordination of all components of the division.
  • Direct clinical and educational components of the division.
  • Provide effective guidance of divisional research activities.

Grant Funded?

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

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications

  • Board certified in Internal Medicine.
  • Board certified in Gastroenterology.
  • Have a medical license in State of Texas or be eligible to obtain a medical license in Texas.
  • Record of effectiveness as a teacher.
  • A record of peer-reviewed publications and presentations.
  • A record of academically related public service.
  • Excellent interpersonal and mentoring skills.
  • A record of administration and leadership.

HSC - Lubbock

Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
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
  • Lectures and conferences in gastroenterology and internal medicine.
  • Outpatient/inpatient clinical practice to include the digestive diseases center and inpatient gastroenterology and internal medicine rotations.
  • Some prison work is required.


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
MD degree required. 

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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