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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Academic OBGYN Position

  • Amarillo, TX

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Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Academic OBGYN Position

LocationAmarillo, TX

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The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Amarillo is seeking two board certified or board eligible OB/GYN generalists for a full-time faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Most recent figures show 36,000+ patient visits per year, approximately 400 gynecologic surgeries annually, and 2,400 annual deliveries. With the groundbreaking for the School of Veterinary Medicine, Amarillo will be the only city in the county with a medical school, pharmacy school, and veterinary school on a single campus.

Duties would include supervision and teaching of residents and medical students, 2-3 days per week in resident and private clinics, labor and delivery coverage, gynecologic surgery, and in-house night call 4-5 times a month. In house call is spread equally among all faculty and faculty receive additional compensation.

The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to provide clinical care and lead innovative change in a diverse clinical practice. Independent and/or collaborative research is encouraged but not required. The successful candidate will also enjoy a competitive salary, exceptional state benefits including paid malpractice, PTO, vacation and sick leave, CME/Professional Development, and relocation expenses. Rank commensurate with experience and qualification.

Amarillo is a growing city and offers the best in education, entertainment, and medical needs in West Texas. It was ranked as one of the best cities for young adults by Forbes Magazine. The metropolitan population is made up of 200K, with an even larger catchment population. Residents enjoy an easy going lifestyle with low cost of living, unique restaurants, cultural centers, bars and boutiques, and a drive of less than 20 minutes to anywhere in the city. Professional sports teams and a variety of cultural venues (Amarillo has its own professional opera, ballet, and symphony) make it a family friendly city. Amarillo is 15 minutes from the second largest canyon in the U.S. which offers unique hiking and camping experiences. Amarillo represents the true Southwest and is just 4-6 hours away from destinations like Santa Fe, Denver, and Oklahoma City.

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