Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor - Colon and Rectal Surgery

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides medical education to medical students and residents
  • Participates in research and/or scholarly activities
  • Provides patient care in-patient and out-patient settings
  • Performs a wide variety of colorectal surgical procedures
  • Assumes on-call coverage duties as scheduled
  • Ensures compliance and HIPAA and billing regulations
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Statement of Faculty Professional Responsibility

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Board certification in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery
  • Board certification by the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Strong work ethics and good team player
  • Experience in teaching students and residents
  • Experience in conducting research and publishing scientific reports

HSC - El Paso

Neurosurgery Elp

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

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.

Job Group


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.

Required Qualifications
  • M.D/D.O., or equivalence
  • Successful completion of ACGME-accredited residency program in general surgery
  • Successful completion of ACGME-accredited fellowship program in colon and rectal surgery
  • Texas Medical License or eligible for licensure in the State of Texas

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