Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor - Pediatric Rheumatology (Pediatrics)

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 comprehensive care and diagnosis in Pediatric Rheumatology to newborns, children and adolescents
  • Supervises medical students, residents and advanced practice professional in the clinical setting
  • Participates in the education of medical students and residents
  • Conducts research and scholarly activities within the Department of Pediatrics
  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations
  • Demonstrate Professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility

Grant Funded?

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

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Monthly schedule will be determined by the Division Chief

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Board certified in general pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certified in pediatric rheumatology by the American Board of Pediatrics
  • Bilingual (English and Spanish Preferred)
  • Experience in teaching students and residents in Pediatric Rheumatology
  • Emerging or established regional or national reputation for the rank of associate professor or higher

HSC - El Paso

Pediatrics Elp

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, 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
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/D.O. degree or foreign medical equivalent degree
  • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited Pediatrics Residency Program
  • Successful completion of an ACGME accredited Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Program
  • Full, unrestricted Texas medical license or eligible to obtain a Texas State Medical License


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