Asst/Assoc Professor - Psychiatry

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Midland, TX, USA
  • Feb 09, 2024
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description



Asst/Assoc Professor - Psychiatry


HSC - Permian Basin

Position Description

Recognized as a "Great College to Work For - Honor Roll," TTUHSC provides much more than just a job!  Ready for a rewarding career where you can develop and grow?  Join us as we change the future of health care.

Values-Based Culture
Carnegie Classification
Hispanic-Serving Institution

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

Rank of Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor and applicable salary are dependent upon candidate's qualifications and experience.

Org Level 7

545202 - Psychiatry Ode General

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr


Psychiatry Ode General

Major/Essential Functions

  • Work with faculty in the Department of Psychiatry and all its pursuits, following all institutional and School of Medicine policies and procedures.

  • Provide mentoring to other department faculty in education, research and clinical care.

  • Assist with maintaining a high quality program including efficient referrals and management thereof.

  • Encourage and support the research efforts of the campus as related to the department

  • Comply with requirements of accreditation agencies relative to the educational mission of the department

  • Collaborate and develop positive working relationships with community physicians, community leaders, partners on this campus and other campuses of TTUHSC.

  • Teach residents and medical students in the field of Psychiatry

  • Provide clinical services to out-patient and in-patient populations, including child, adolescent, geriatric, substance abuse, and consultation-liaison services.

  • Prescribe, direct, or administer psychotherapeutic treatments or medications to treat mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders.

  • Gather and maintain patient information and records, including social or medical history obtained from patients, relatives, or other professionals.

  • Design individualized care plans, using a variety of treatments.

  • Collaborate with physicians, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses, or other professionals to discuss treatment plans and progress.

  • Analyze and evaluate patient data or test findings to diagnose nature or extent of mental disorder.

Required Qualifications

MD Degree.

Required Attachments

Resume / CV

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.

EEO Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.


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Pay Basis


Pay Grade Minimum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Grade Maximum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Salary Grade


Grant Funded?


Job Type

Full Time

Job Group

Associate Professor



Travel Required

Up to 25%

Does this position work in a research laboratory?


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