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Job ID: 108093

Assistant or Associate Professor/Principal Faculty
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Date Posted Jun. 18, 2018
Title Assistant or Associate Professor/Principal Faculty
University Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Department PA Program
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Midland, TX
    United States
  • Associate Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Physician Assistant

General information:
The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Health Professions, Department of Laboratory Sciences and Primary Care, Physician Assistant Program invites applications from highly motivated individuals for a full-time faculty member position. Faculty rank, salary, and tenure status will be based on terminal degree and experience. TTUHSC PA Program is a 27-month, master’s-level curriculum located Midland, TX in a dedicated PA program facility, providing an environment of learning with a cohesive faculty and student body. The PA program has strong administrative support and excellent salary and benefits. Up to 20% release time may be dedicated to clinical practice.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Preparing and delivering instruction and assessing student performance
  • Student advising in the didactic and clinical phases of the program
  • Participating in admissions processes
  • Participating in university, professional, scholarly, and community service activities

Occasional responsibilities:

  • Participate in program evaluation and development and accreditation maintenance.
  • Engage in other activities as determined by the Physician Assistant Program Director.


  • Graduate of an accredited PA program or other accredited college/university (i.e. medical school, residency, etc.)
  • Master’s degree in PA or related field
  • Current NCCPA certification or appropriate professional certification.
  • Unrestricted licensure (or eligibility) by the Texas Medical Board.
  • Exceptional candidates with less than 3 years of clinical experience may be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Promise of growth in teaching, research, or artistic and creative activity.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and computer skills as well as teaching and administrative experience
  • Recent clinical experience

  • 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, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Applicants who would enrich the University’s diversity are encouraged to apply.

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Contact Information

  • Christina Robohm-Leavitt
    PA Program
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    3600 N. Garfield
    Midland, TX 79705
  • 432-620-1120


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