Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor - Rheumatology

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

Major/Essential Functions

Participate in General Medicine in patient care and in patient consultation services. 
Participate in General Medicine and private faculty clinics.
Candidate will supervise and teach students and residents in both inpatient and outpatient care.
Candidate will be expected to support the Service Plus philosophy to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. 
Ensure compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations.
Candidate must be a good team player. 
Demonstrate professionalism in accordance with Paul L. Foster school of Medicine Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibilities.


M.D. or D.O., Licensed in Texas or eligible for licensure in the State of Texas
Board eligible or board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Graduation from a Rheumatology Fellowship program.
Candidate must be must be capable of teaching Medical Students and Residents.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.

HSC - El Paso

Internal Medicine Elp Genl

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, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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