Texas Tech Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) is growing at an exponential rate, so we are seeking a dynamic Pulmonary/Critical Care trained physician to join a core group of faculty in developing a new department of Internal Medicine and residency program.
The successful candidate in this position will be employed by TTUHSC El Paso at an academic rank commensurate with qualifications, and will play a key role in standing up clinical and educational programs from the ground up. To include, curriculum delivery, provide teaching experiences for medical students from the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine (PLFSOM) and supervise resident physicians.
The ideal candidate must:
Have a passion for ambulatory care and teaching
Desire to be part of a stimulating academic environment
Have a strong interest in professional development
Teaching, both didactic and clinical
Conducting scholarly projects
Experience what El Paso has to offer. It’s been ranked one of the safest cities in the country for populations above 500K. Nestled between the Franklin Mountains and the Rio Grande, its residents enjoy 300 plus days of sunshine annually, numerous outdoor pursuits, and a vibrant city life at an affordable cost of living.
Advance your career, align your work-life balance and have a positive impact in a growing community by practicing high quality medicine in a new academic setting.
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, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
The position requires:
M.D. / D.O.
Licensed in Texas or eligible for unrestricted medical licensure in the State of Texas
Completion of an ACGME approved Internal Medicine residency program
Completion of an ACGME approved Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship program
Board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine, and board certified or board eligible for certification by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Pulmonary and Critical Care
Additional Salary Information: Relocation available, H1B Visa sponsorship
Internal Number: Req. 22114
About TTUHSC El Paso - Transmountain
The mission of the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Paul L. Foster School of Medicine is to provide an outstanding education and development opportunities for a diverse group of students, residents, faculty and staff; advance knowledge through innovation and research; and serve the needs of our socially and culturally diverse communities and regions.