Associate Professor - Vice Chair - Psychiatry

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Lubbock, TX, USA
  • Oct 25, 2022
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description



Associate Professor - Vice Chair - Psychiatry


HSC - Lubbock

Position Description

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

Org Level 7

512401 - Psychiatry Dept Lbk Genl

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr


Psychiatry Dept Lbk Genl

Major/Essential Functions

  • Provide clinical services to patients

  • Teach residents in the field of Psychiatry

  • Provide proportional call coverage to hospitals and ED consults

  • Participate in clinical research and scholarly activity

  • Provide administrative and academic direction
    to the department and all its pursuits. following all institutional and School
    of Medicine policies and procedures.

  • Provide leadership and mentoring to the faculty m education, research and clinical care.

  • Recruit the best possible staff and faculty to carry out the department' and School of Medicine's missions.

  • Assure efficient administrator and responsible financial management of the department. Audits conducted by various institutional groups on the department must show appropriate and sufficient management and control of business, personnel, finance, and billing/coding processes.

  • Collaborate with and support co-endeavors with the University Medical Center and Covenant Medical Center. seeking new opportunities with the teaching hospitals that will strengthen the teaching and clinical missions of the department and school.

  • Assure high quality teaching programs for students, residents, fellows, faculty and post­ graduates.

  • Maintain high quality residency and fellowship programs with all the necessary accreditations, and recruit the best possible residents and fellows to the School of Medicine.

Required Qualifications

PhD, PsyD, MD, DO or Foreign equivalent degree required. 

Preferred Qualifications


Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Optional Attachments


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

Associate Professor



Travel Required

Up to 25%

Does this position work in a research laboratory?


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