Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor or Higher- Pediatric Surgeon (Orthopaedics)

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
  • Supervises and teaches residents and medical students in classroom and clinical settings

  • Provides patient care in the inpatient and outpatient settings affiliated with a Level 1 Trauma Center

  • Engages in advancement of scientific knowledge through research and/or scholarship

  • Serves the academic community through participation in institutional governance, such as committee work and other administrative duties

  • Contributes to the community through academically-related public service complementary to the institutional mission

  • Ensures compliance with HIP AA and billing regulations

  • Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures.

  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Declaration of  Faculty Professional Responsibility

  • Upholds and promotes the value-based culture o fTTUHSC El Paso

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 Orthopaedic Surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Bilingual English/Spanish
  • Emerging or established regional or national reputation for the rank of Associate Professor or higher

HSC - El Paso

Orthopaedics Elp

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV, Transcript

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
Assistant Professor


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. or D.O degree
  • Successful completion of an ACGME-accredited Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
  • Successful completion of an ACGME or POSNA-accredited Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship Program
  • Texas medical licensure or eligibility for medical licensure in Texas

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Jeanne Clery Act
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. To view this report, visit the TTUHSC Clery Act website.

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