Job Description

Extended Job Title
Instructor-Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (Surgery)

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching and service, some variation by academic unit

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides direct patient care, consultative services, and outpatient services and care of hospitalized patients
  • Participates in teaching activities, including conferences and lectures, bedside teaching, outpatient teaching, and rounds for medical students and/or residents, and continuing medical education
  • Advances clinical knowledge through scholarly and research efforts
  • Performs plastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery of the periorbital and facial tissues
  • Provides on-call coverage, as scheduled
  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine's Statement 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
  • Board Certification in ophthalmology by the American Board of Ophthalmology
  • Strong work ethic and good team player
  • Experience in teaching students and residents
  • Experience in conducting research and publishing scientific reports 

HSC - El Paso

Surgery Dept Elp Genl

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

Required Qualifications
  • M.D / D.O.
  • Successful completion of ACGME-accredited residency training in ophthalmology
  • Successful completion of ACGME-accredited fellowship training in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Texas Medical License or eligible for license in the State of Texas

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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