Assistant/Associate Professor - General Pediatrics Medical Director

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Lubbock, TX, USA
  • Jul 27, 2022
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Job Description



Assistant/Associate Professor - General Pediatrics Medical Director


HSC - Lubbock

Position Description

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

Org Level 7

513001 - Pedi Administration Lbk Genl

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr


Pedi Administration Lbk Genl

Major/Essential Functions

The Division of Ambulatory General Pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock is looking for a pediatrician with leadership experience to join their ambulatory division as the medical director at the pavilion clinical site.  The full-time position is a combined clinical and administrative position with a primary focus on clinical care and oversight of the clinic operations in this site.  Clinical care responsibilities include direct patient care in the pediatric pavilion clinic and inpatient care in the family care nursery within the normal rotational schedule (mostly weekends) of other general ambulatory pediatricians.  Administrative responsibilities involve establishing positive relationships with providers, nursing support, and patient support staff while serving as a liaison to the practice manager of all sites and nurse manager of all sites.   Besides clinical and administrative service, there is an expectation for participation in educating future health care providers, conducting research, participating in quality improvement, and engaging in advocacy in settings where normally developing children and children with special health care needs receive high value comprehensive, team-based care that is flexible and responsive to new health care delivery models.

Qualified candidates must be Board Certified or Board Eligible in General Pediatrics with the expectation that one would maintain certification.  The selected candidates will receive a faculty appointment in the Department of Pediatrics on the Clinical Non-Tenure track at the academic level commensurate with experience and qualifications. In regards to relocation reimbursement, this is only for out of Lubbock county residency.

Required Qualifications

Board eligible or Board certified in Pediatrics. 

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

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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

Assistant Professor



Schedule Details

Clinical and inpatient care, normal rotation schedule (mostly weekends)

Travel Required

Up to 25%

Does this position work in a research laboratory?


Job Expires


Application Details

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