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Instructor/Lab Manager
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

  • Mar. 8, 2017
  • Open until filled
  • May 15, 2017
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Medicine/Laboratory Medicine
    Allied Health Professions
    Health Sciences - General
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We are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to fill a full time position as a Laboratory Manager/ Instructor for the Molecular Pathology and Clinical Laboratory Science programs at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. These programs are part of the TTUHSC School of Health Professions that is located within a major academic medical center in Lubbock, Texas.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Set up student laboratory sessions for both Molecular Pathology and CLS programs
  • Assist course directors with laboratory instructions
  • Instrument maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Purchasing and inventory management
  • Safety and quality assurance
  • Managing the day to day operations of the laboratory
  • Supervising students in laboratory
  • Serve as academic advisor to MP students
  • Mentor student research projects
  • Participate at all faculty meetings; serve on committees as assigned
  • Work with peers, support staff and members of the community as needed
  • Design and develop research and scholarly activities appropriate to this academic rank
  • Provide clinical service as part of the Allied Health Practice Plan

Position Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree required in Molecular Pathology or closely related field
  • Certification as MB(ASCP)
  • Minimum 6 months molecular diagnostics experience
  • Minimum 9 months teaching experience at the college level
  • Management/supervisory experience helpful

Institutional Information:
The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center includes the School of Health Professions, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, the School of Pharmacy and the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. Within the Schools are numerous divisions, centers and programs dedicated to specific areas of clinical care, teaching and research. The TTUHSC consists of several campuses and works as a partner with Texas Tech University to provide quality academic and clinical education. Visit for more information.

The School of Health Professions offers baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate graduate degrees in a number of fields including speech, language and hearing sciences, rehabilitation sciences, clinical services management, physician assistant studies, rehabilitation counseling and laboratory sciences. The current enrollment in the SHP is approximately 1300 students. Apply online requisition number 9940BR (faculty/search openings/enter requisition ID 9940BR). Applications will be reviewed as they are received and will continue until the position is filled. Preferably this individual would be available to begin May 15, 2017. The TTUHSC is an EEO/AA Employer

  • The entities of the Texas Tech University System are Equal Opportunity Employers and employ without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran, or other protected classes. Texas Tech Health Sciences Center is committed to the Affirmative Action Program in compliance with all government requirements to ensure nondiscrimination.

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Contact Information

  • Ericka Hendrix
    Molecular Pathology Program
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    3601 4th Street
    Mail Stop 6281
    Lubbock, TX 79410
  • 806-743-4015
  • 806-743-4470


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