Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center-Lubbock
The Department of Dermatology at Texas Tech University Health Science Center (TTUHSC) Lubbock, TX is seeking a General Dermatologist (req#17202BR) to join our current faculty of three. The Department of Dermatology has a culture of collegiality, and teamwork! The excellence in service spans from both faculty and staff within the department.
• 90% Clinical; 10% Teaching/Research, practice can be tailored to interests
• Call: Shared equally by all faculty, first calls taken by residents
• Clinic conducted at TTUHSC Main Campus, HealthPoint, and the VA
• Exciting new opportunities in expanding our Teledermatology program!
Our faculty are actively involved in the training of 9 dermatology residents and the selected candidate is expected to be an active participant in our training programs. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications. The Dermatology Department provides a comprehensive range of clinical services for the diagnosis and management of skin, scalp and nail disorders. Our clinic also offers a variety of cosmetic services, such as: Botox, laser treatments, microdermabrasion and sclerotherapy. The department's physicians are all board-certified in dermatology, and their clinical interests include skin cancer, dermatopathology, Mohs surgery, and pediatric and cosmetic dermatology. Our residents are involved in staffing the university clinic and our Healthpoint clinic with about 12,000 outpatient visits per year. Additionally, we see about 8,000 patients at the VA outpatient clinic.
• Valid TX license (or eligible to receive)
• BC or BE in Dermatology
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 located in the northwestern part of the state. The Lubbock metro population is 318,679 with a catchment area of over 1.2 million.
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
Like Texas itself, we are an independent and proud institution that is part of a larger union, the Texas Tech University System. As a university separate from Texas Tech University, we have been entrusted with a singular charge: to teach the next generation of doctors, nurses, pharmacists, researchers and health care professionals while simultaneously
providing the people of West Texas with world-class patient care. We are both an institution of higher learning and a place where real people come for life-saving medical care.
The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) has dedicated its services to provide the finest educational experience and to promote knowledge discovery. The growing institution has campuses in Lubbock, Abilene, Amarillo, Austin, Dallas/Fort Worth, Midland and Odessa. More than 10,000 health care professionals have been trained within TTUHSC’s five schools (medicine, nursing, biomedical sciences, health professions, and pharmacy), and it continues to meet the health care needs of the 2.5 million people who live throughout a vast 108-county stretching from the Texas Panhandle south to the Permian Basin and west into Eastern New Mexico.
We have established ourselves as a leader in education and patient care and are building a top-ranked research environment with significant studies under way in areas such as aging, cancer, reproduction, genetic diseases and rural health.
• The AAMC has ranked Texas Tech #1 in faculty satisfaction (Promotion & Tenure, Transparency, Women's satisfaction in the workplace)
• Top 10% in the U.S. for diversity
• TTUHSC Graduating Medical students are in the top 15%
• Clinical Research institute available to faculty-Biostatisticians, research nurses
• Collaboration with two local hospitals, including a Children's Hospital
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TTUHSC-School of Medicine https://www.ttuhsc.edu/medicine/
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All questions can be sent to Sarah.Harris@ttuhsc.edu, Director of Faculty Recruitment
Please apply online at: texastech.edu/careers/
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