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The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Department of Internal Medicine (TTUHSC) is seeking applicants for the position of academic GI physician at the assistant or associate professor level. The successful candidate must be BC in Internal Medicine and BE/BC in GI. Advanced endoscopic training is a plus. The candidate should have exemplary team spirit, collegiality, and a commitment to teaching Internal Medicine residents and medical students. The successful candidate will work in affiliate hospitals of TTUHSC. The position consists of inpatient, outpatient, and procedural work.
Mentorship of faculty to grow in their careers and fulfill their personal and academic goals is a commitment of the Chair and senior faculty, who have a strong track record of helping newer members seamlessly join the team. The department works with the TTUHSC Clinical Research Institute to provide extensive support for faculty developing careers in clinical and outcomes research. Innovation, interdisciplinary collaboration, educational research and curriculum development are also highly valued and are included in scholarship criteria for tenure and promotion.
Our faculty enjoy competitive salaries benchmarked to national medians, along with a generous state benefits package which includes PTO, paid medical insurance, dental and disability insurance, as well as an attractive retirement package.
Lubbock is a growing educational, commercial, medical, and cultural center with a college-town atmosphere. The metropolitan population in excess of 300K residents of whom 30K+ are Texas Tech students, lives in mild seasonal conditions with an average of 267 days of sunshine per year. Lubbock residents enjoy an easy lifestyle with low housing costs, unique restaurants, bars and boutiques, and a drive of less than 25 minutes to anywhere in the city. Lubbock has great public and private school systems and over 66 public parks, resulting in a very family-friendly atmosphere.