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Job ID: 197465

Assistant Professor
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Date Posted Oct. 20, 2022
Title Assistant Professor
University Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Lubbock, TX, United States
Department Medical Laboratory Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Dec. 1, 2022
  • Assistant Professor
  • Medicine/Laboratory Medicine

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Medical Laboratory Science Program is seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to fill a tenure or non-tenure-track Assistant Professor/Associate Professor position with Clinical Hematology\Coagulation teaching responsibilities in the undergraduate traditional and online Medical Laboratory Science programs.

The traditional MLS program is a 2 + 2 course of study and the online program is a 12-month post-baccalaureate certificate/second degree program, both are accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science. The MLS programs provide excellent teaching resources and state-of-the-art simulation labs. These programs are part of the TTUHSC School of Health Professions that is located within a major academic medical center in Lubbock, Texas. Lubbock is a city of over 250,000 on the South Plains of West Texas, with a family-friendly atmosphere, good schools and a national ranking for a low cost of living and short average commute. Apply online at Click on Faculty Jobs and search using the keyword: MLS or requisition number: 30963BR.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received and will continue until the position is filled. Preferably this individual would be available to begin December 1, 2022.

Position Responsibilities:
• Delivery of MLS curriculum, primarily in clinical hematology/coagulation (traditional and online), as both didactic and laboratory course director
• Additional responsibilities include teaching undergraduate or graduate courses as assigned by the program director or department chair within the department
• Preparation of student assessments as appropriate for students’ academic training.
• Serve as academic advisor to MLS students
• Design and develop research and scholarly activities appropriate to this academic rank
• Participate at all faculty meetings; serve on committees as assigned
• Work with peers, support staff and members of the community as needed
• Provide clinical service as part of the Health Professions Practice Plan

Position Qualifications:
• Master’s degree required; Ph.D./DCLS/Doctoral degree preferred
• Active Certification as MLS(ASCP)CM or MT(ASCP)CM required
• Experience in Clinical Hematology or MLS generalist required
• Excellent oral and written presentation skills required
• Some Teaching/Training experience preferred
• Research/scholarly abilities appropriate to academic rank preferred

Institutional Information:
According to a recent survey conducted by the Great Colleges to Work for program, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUSHC) is one of the best colleges in the nation to work for. TTUHSC includes the School of Health Professions, the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, the School of Pharmacy, the School of Public Health, 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.

  • 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, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

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Contact Information

  • Human Resources
    Human Resources
    Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    3601 4th Street
    Suite 1B211 & 1B110
    Lubbock, TX 79430
  • (806) 743-2865
  • (806) 743-2882


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