University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB)
Assistant Professor - Dermatology


About UTMB Health

UTMB Health is a $2.1 billion health science center comprised of schools of Nursing, Medicine, and Health Professions, as well as a Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, three institutes and over 10 exceptional research centers. Located near the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical complex in the world, UTMB has a long and remarkable history of advancing health sciences education, research and patient care. It was the first academic health center in Texas and is home to the state’s first schools of medicine, nursing and allied health sciences.  For 125 years, the university has maintained a forward-thinking spirit that has enabled it to serve its students, its patients and the people of Texas and beyond, in innovative ways.

About the Position/Department

The UTMB Department of Dermatology, the first Department of Dermatology in the state of Texas and seeks a faculty Dermatologist at the Assistant Professor level.  The Department of Dermatology has a long history of excellence in patient care, in the training of residents and fellows as well as the training of medical school and allied health students. The department has 11 faculty, 12 residents and 2 fellows. The purpose of this faculty position is to provide faculty support to meet the teaching and patient care needs of the Department of Dermatology and assist in fulfilling UTMB’s mission.  This position is responsible for providing direct patient care as a Dermatologist, including general dermatology, consults, outpatient and inpatient services.  In addition, this position will participate in teaching, mentoring, supervising and evaluation activities with residents, medical students, house staff, nursing and allied health student. 

Income Package: A negotiable income package is offered based upon level of Academic experience. We also offer a superior benefits and retirement program along with relocation and other incentives.

Position Requirements

MD or DO degree, one to two years of Dermatology experience is preferred, good interpersonal and verbal communication skills and demonstrated comfort working in a large public facility/entity.  Board certification and the ability to obtain a Texas state medical board license.

The Greater Houston area and Galveston Island:

  • Many new and beautiful communities to choose from, just south of Houston in Friendswood, League City, Clear Lake, Webster, Texas City or even historic Galveston Island.

  • Downtown Houston is less than an hour drive and has two 2 major airports to choose

  • Great schools, excellent shopping, outdoor activities, sports and theme

  • The Gulf of Mexico offers; cruises, swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, boating, sailing, beautiful beaches and so much more!

Interested candidates should submit a current Curriculum Vitae (CV) to Skott Harrington via email, Please be sure to include a preferred contact method.

UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.