Job Description

Extended Job Title
Instructor or Higher General 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
37721BR

Optional Attachments
Recommendation/Referral

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides hospital-based general surgery care and consultation in an academic medical center

  • Provides inpatient and outpatient general surgery care in an academic setting

  • Participates in teaching activities, including conferences and lectures, bedside teaching, and rounds for medical students and/or residents, and continuing medical education

  • Engages in advancement of scientific knowledge through research and/or scholarship

  • Performs a wide variety of general surgery surgical procedures

  • Provides on-call coverage, as scheduled

  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations

  • Serves the academic community through participations in institutional governance, such as committee work and other administrative duties

  • Contributes to the community through academically-related public service complementary to the institutional mission

  • 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

  • Upholds and promotes the values-based culture of TTUHSC El Paso



Grant Funded?
No

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

Pay Basis
Monthly

Schedule Details
Monthly rotation calendar

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Board Certification in General Surgery by the American Board of Surgery for the rank of assistant professor or higher

  • Experience in teaching medical students and residents

  • Experience in conducting research and publishing scientific reports

  • Emerging or established regional or national reputation for the rank of associate professor or higher



Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Surgery Dept Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV, Transcript

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
Instructors

Shift
Other

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
  • Successful completion of ACGME-accredited residency training in General Surgery
  • Texas Medical License, or eligible for medical licensure in the State of Texas


Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

Navy Enlisted Classification Code
N/A

Army Military Occupational Specialty Code
N/A

Air Force Specialty Code
N/A

Marine Military Occupational Specialty Code
N/A

Jeanne Clery Act
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. To view this report, visit the TTUHSC Clery Act website.

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