Job Description

Extended Job Title
Clinical Instructor HSC - Tactical Medicine (Emergency 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

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Serves as Assistant Director of Tactical EMS Fellowship within the Division of Emergency Medical Services in the department
  • Option to serve as Director or Assistant EMS director or equivalent position for local or regional EMS agencies with which the department enters into agreements upon Department Chair request
  • Option to serve as a response physician to local law enforcement agencies
  • Assists with the development of curricula for the Tactical Medicine fellowship program and the residency program
  • Supervises medical EMS fellows, residents, and students.
  • Provides performance evaluations, skill testing, and mentoring of residents, fellows, and medical students
  • Provides patient care in the Emergency Department
  • Participates in resident and faculty recruitment
  • Serves as medical control physician for El Paso EMS while on duty in the Emergency Department 
  • Assists Department Chair with implementation of departmental policies and monitoring staffing effectiveness
  • Participates in medical research projects related to emergency medicine
  • Participates in medical school and hospital committees
  • Assists with development and implementation of special departmental projects; conference presentations to residents, students, nurses, and EMTs
  • Participates in chart audits and other clinical performance improvement efforts
  • Attends and participates in morbidity-mortality conference and journal clubs
  • Serves the academic community through participation in institutional governance such as committee work and emergency medicine professional organizations
  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility 
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental safety policies and procedures  
  • Attends mandatory training provided and required by Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso

Grant Funded?

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

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
as required by chair and medical director

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Board certification in Emergency Medicine by the American Board of Emergency Medicine or the American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine
  • Knowledge and/or training in research, pediatric emergency medicine, occupational and environmental medicine, or preventive medicine
  • Experience in teaching residents and medical students
  • Evidence of growth in clinical, teaching and research activities relating to the specialty
  • Knowledge of Medical Spanish
  • Experience in Tactical EMS operations
  • Regional or emerging national reputation for the rank of clinical associate professor or higher

HSC - El Paso

Emergency Medicine Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV, Statement of Vision or Purpose for the Position, Transcript

Job Type
Part 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 website.

Job Group
NonTenure track


EEO Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
  • MD or DO degree
  • Successful completion of ACGME-accredited residency program in Emergency Medicine
  • Successful completion of ACGME-accredited fellowship program in Emergency Medical Services, Tactical Medicine, or one year of Tactical Medicine training and/or practice
  • Valid unrestricted medical license or eligibility for medical licensure in Texas 

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