Job Description

Extended Job Title
Open Ranked-Assistant/Associate/Full Professor-Tenure Track FT 12mo

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

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Research in neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease

  • Participation in medical and graduate training after an appropriate transition period.

Grant Funded?

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

Pay Basis

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications

Expertise and funding in basic science research in neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and with interest in translational research. 

HSC - Lubbock

Pharm-Neuro Dept Lbk Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, 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

Departmental and Institutional committee work


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
  • PhD and/or MD degree and postdoctoral training.
  • ?Demonstrated record of research productivity, including peer reviewed publications
  • Expertise and current federal funding in basic science research in neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease with interest in translational research.
  • Willingness to develop collaborations across disciplines.
  • Effective verbal/written communication skills and proficiency in English language
  • Teaching and mentoring experience commensurate with rank.

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.

Special Instructions to Applicants:
In addition to completing the online job application and providing your CV, a summary of your research interest and expertise should be included in your cover letter that you will attach to the application. Please arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be sent to

Salary Grade

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Are select agents used in this laboratory?

Application Instructions