Job Description

Extended Job Title
Asst. Prof. or Higher-Residency Program Director (TM-Family Medicine)

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

Optional Attachments
Professional/Personal Reference, Recommendation/Referral

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides leadership in administration and operations of the residency program including teaching and scholarly activity; resident recruitment and selection, evaluation, and promotion of residents, and disciplinary action; supervision of residents; and resident education in the context of patient care
  • Complies with the ACGME Program Requirements for Graduate Medical Education in Family Medicine
  • Collaborates with the Associate and Assistant Dean for GME on residency program requirements
  • Provides consultations and clinical services in outpatient and inpatient settings
  • Maintains all applicable licenses, controlled substance registrations, board certifications, hospital privileges, and third party payer enrollments in good standing
  • Supervises residents and participates in teaching activities for medical students
  • Engages in research and/or scholarly activities
  • Serves the academic community through participation in institutional governance such as committee work and professional organizations
  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures
  • 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

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in graduate medical education administration
  • Experience in teaching medical students
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish
  • Demonstrated track record in research and peer reviewed publications
  • Regional or emerging national recognition for the rank of Associate Professor or Higher

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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
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
  • Licensed in Texas, or eligible for medical license in the State of Texas
  • Board certification in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine or Osteopathic Board of Family Medicine Physicians
  • A minimum of (3) years of clinical experience in Family Medicine
  • A minimum of ((3) years of educational and /or administrative experience
  • A minimum of (2) years of experience as core faculty member in an ACGME-accredited family medicine residency program

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