Job Description

Extended Job Title
Research 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. This position is primarily research based

Requisition ID

Travel Required

Major/Essential Functions
  • Collaborates with basic scientists and clinical researchers to enhance research opportunities
  • Publishes peer-reviewed manuscripts in the area of women's health
  • Plans, develops and conducts clinical and translational research
  • Collaborates and supports the success of existing research programs and mentors research staff and students
  • Provides leadership/supervision to research staff
  • Organizes and coordinates with research staff on program development, i.e. developing clinical data collection form, IRB proposals, writing proposals, publication reporting etc.
  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA regulations
  • Adheres to Institutional and departmental policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with PLFSOM’s Declaration of Faculty 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 toxicology and environmental chemistry related to women's health
  • Experience in laboratory techniques of DNA extraction, isolation and sequencing
  • Experience with gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS), liquid chromatography mass spectrometry (LC-MS), and high-performance liquid chromatography HPLC
  • Experience in teaching or mentoring students
  • Evidence of participation of membership in professional organizations

HSC - El Paso

Ob Gyn Dept Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, 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
Research Faculty

Occasional Duties


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
  • Ph.D. degree in Applied Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, or Clinical Chemistry
  • A minimum of 2-year post-doctoral experience
  • Experience with research grant writing
  • Collaborative authorship in peer-reviewed scientific publications

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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