Assistant/Associate Professor

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Lubbock, TX, USA
  • Jul 27, 2022
Full time Health Sciences/OT/PT/Kinesiology

Job Description



Assistant/Associate Professor


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 an outstanding pediatrician to join their division.  Responsibilities include direct patient care in the general pediatric ambulatory clinics, with the predominant site being in Southwest Lubbock.  Additionally, the pediatrician will provide inpatient care in the family care nursery within the normal rotational schedule of other general ambulatory pediatricians and coverage up to twice a month at our rural school-based clinic approximately 60 miles away.  Besides clinical 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 Eligible or Board Certified in General Pediatrics. Once Board Certified, it is the expectation, that one would enter maintenance of 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.

Preferred Qualifications

MD or DO degree. Will consider Y3 residents for employment upon completion of education. 

Required Attachments

Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Optional Attachments

Professional License/Certification

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

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.

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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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