The Department of Pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is seeking a board certified or board eligible Pediatric Adolescent physician (req# 16045BR). The candidate will join the Pediatric department providing inpatient service at Covenant Children’s Hospital, a free standing children’s hospital, and at University Medical Center (UMC). The Adolescent outpatient clinic is on the Covenant campus with other Pediatric Sub-specialist. Educational activities of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine include 180 medical students and 24 pediatric residents. This opportunity offers a mix of 80% clinic and 20% education and research. The Department of Pediatrics strives to provide the highest standard of medical care for its patients, ensure excellence in the education of medical students and resident physicians, and serve as an advocate for pediatric health issues throughout the region and state. Other Pediatric Sub-Specialty Services include: Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Infectious Disease, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Hospitalist, Pediatric Intensive Care, Pulmonology, Radiology, Surgery, and Urology. Ancillary services include: hospice care, child life therapy, social work, physical and occupational therapy, and music therapy.
Our physicians enjoy a generous benefits package including competitive salary, relocation expenses, and CME/professional development (AAP dues paid by department). Faculty participation in regional and national organizations is supported and encouraged.
Lubbock is a growing educational, commercial, medical and cultural center with a college-town atmosphere. The metropolitan population is in excess of 300K residents of whom 30K+ are Texas Tech students. Lubbockites enjoy mild seasonal conditions with an average of 267 days of sunshine per year. Lubbock residents enjoy an easy lifestyle with low cost of living, unique restaurants, live music, museums, wineries, boutiques, and a drive of less than 25 minutes to anywhere in the city. Lubbock also has great public and private school systems and over 66 public parks, resulting in a family- friendly atmosphere.
Apply here (req#16045BR): https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/Home/Home?partnerid=25898&siteid=5281#jobDetails=429651_5281
For questions, please contact Faculty Recruiter, Sarah.Harris@ttuhsc.edu
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.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 16045BR
About Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center campus in Lubbock offers students the opportunity to expand knowledge in five schools that are on the forefront of health care education. Our programs and facilities give students the opportunity for hands-on research and clinical experience, and various collaborations with community entities provide students the practical knowledge that is vital to their success. Our schools rank among the top institutions in the nation, and our faculty and students are recognized for their accomplishments on local, regional and national levels. Learn more about what the Lubbock campus offers: