Job Description

Extended Job Title
Instructor

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
8855BR

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification, Transcript, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions

Position Description:
 
On-site supervision of residents and students on a 24-hour basis; provides resident and student evaluation, testing, and counseling
Attends to patients in the Emergency Department
Participates in resident and faculty recruitment
Serves as medical control physician for El Paso EMS while on duty in Emergency Department
Assists Department Chair with implementation of departmental policies and monitoring staffing effectiveness
Active participation in national societies including ACEP and SAEM
Active participation in medical research projects relating to EM
Participate in Medical School and hospital committees
Assist with development and implementation of special departmental projects; conference presentations to residents, students, nurses, EMT’s
Audits of charts and participation in other endeavors for Performance Improvement of patient care
Regular attendance and participation at morbidity-mortality and Journal Club Conferences
Demonstrate professionalism in accordance with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine’s Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility
Knowledge and  adherence to institutional and departmental safety policies and procedures
Attends mandatory training provided and required by Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center 
 

Grant Funded?
No

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

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Proven academic and clinical record within discipline
Experience and demonstrated interest in teaching residents and students in discipline
Promise of growth in teaching and research activities relating to the specialty
Bilingual in English/Spanish
ACLS/PALS/ATLS certifications

Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Emergency Medicine Elp Genl

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
Other 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
MD, DO degree
Residency training in Emergency Medicine at ACGME accredited program.
Licensed in Texas or eligible for Texas License

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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