Job Description

Extended Job Title
Heart Failure Specialist Faculty Member

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
13722BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
  • Be an active participant in a congestive heart failure program including management of both in and out-patient heart failure patients.
  • Be an active participant in a device program to include left ventricular assist devices.
  • Participate in development of research pertaining to general cardiology and/or congestive heart failure.

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Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
24000

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Lubbock

Preferred Qualifications

Extensive experience in the field of heart failure and/or fellowship training.



Campus
HSC - Lubbock

Department
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
Faculty

Occasional Duties
  • Outreach to regional primary care physicians and cardiologist.
  • Internal Medicine in-patient service.
  • Prison clinics.


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, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications

Education

  • MD or DO.
  • Successful completion of a 3-years Internal Medicine residency training
  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine
  • Completion of an Cardiology fellowship
  • Board Certification or Board Eligibility in Cardiology
License
  • Current permanent or temporary Texas medical license or eligible for Texas medical 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
800

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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