Job Description

Extended Job Title
Assistant Professor Tenure Track - Population Health

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
Develops and maintains rigorous, externally funded research programs. Contributes to the university's missions through research, teaching and service. Teaches and mentors students, fellows and other trainees. Participates in department activities. Engages in population health research activities within the state of Texas and nationally. Ensures compliance with HIPAA regulations. Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures. Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility.

Faculty with clinical interests will be eligible for a secondary appointment in another Department in the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine.

Grant Funded?

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

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Required Qualifications
  • Ph.D., M.D., M.D.-Ph.D., or equivalent degree
  • Record of accomplishment in population health research
  • Minimum of three (3) years post-doctoral experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Scientific expertise and interest in one or more of the following areas of population health research: epidemiology, population genetics, cancer prevention and control, chronic disease management, health services, health disparities, behavioral sciences, or implementation and dissemination research.

HSC - El Paso

Biomedical Sciences Elp

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, 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
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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