Asst/Assoc/Full Professor - Pediatric Surgeon

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Amarillo, TX, USA
  • Nov 13, 2023
Full time

Job Description



Asst/Assoc/Full Professor - Pediatric Surgeon


HSC - Amarillo

Position Description

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.

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523201 - Pediatrics Ama Genl

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr


Pediatrics Ama Genl

Major/Essential Functions

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Pediatrics is seeking a Pediatric Surgeon to work in a clinically diverse program, serving a large region of West Texas known as the Texas Panhandle. 
The candidate should have exemplary clinical skills, a team spirit, collegiality and an interest in training pediatric residents and medical students. This is a full academic faculty position.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center medical school was recently ranked #1 nationally among graduates as "The best place to learn". Surgical education is a core mission of the school and works closely with two local nationally operated hospitals, with both being designated a Level III Trauma Center. Faculty enjoy competitive salaries benchmarked to national medians, along with a generous state benefits package which includes PTO, paid medical insurance, dental and disability insurance, generous support to attend regional and national meetings, as well as, an attractive retirement package.

Primary duties include the following:

  • Provide Pediatric Surgery services at UHS- Northwest Texas Hospital and Ardent-BSA Hospital.
  • 2 outpatient clinic days per week
  • Provide training and teaching to residents and medical students.

Required Qualifications

MD degree.
Completion of a Pediatric Fellowship.
Board certified within a year from hire date.

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, 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 website.

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

Assistant Professor



Schedule Details

Clinic and Call Coverage

Travel Required


Does this position work in a research laboratory?


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