General Family Medicine Faculty

Rio Grande Valley
Sep 17, 2019
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Medicine
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Title Information

Faculty TitleAssistant ProfessorJob Class Code00031FLSAExempt Position Information

Posting NumberFRGV0911Working TitleGeneral Family Medicine FacultyNumber of Vacancies1LocationRio Grande ValleyDivision/OrganizationDivision of Health AffairsAppointment Period for Non-Tenure Position1 yearTenure StatusNon Tenure TrackFTE1.0, 12 monthScope of Job

The UTRGV School of Medicine Department of Family Medicine seek experienced faculty to expand education and patient services at our clinical entity, UT Health Rio Grande Valley, a new academic medical center in South Texas. The successful candidate will work with the Chair and Residency Program Director to develop all aspects of the position including development of a comprehensive clinical practice, development and implementation of educational activities for residents and medical students, and establishment of a research program focused on issues impacting the patient population of the Rio Grande Valley. Academic rank will be awarded commensurate with experience and academic credentials.

Minimum Qualifications

Completion of an ACGME accredited residency in Family Medicine, must be Board certified, eligible and/or possess a Texas Medical License

Discipline Specific Required QualificationsPreferred Qualifications

At least 3 years’ experience in an academic setting with demonstration of strong leadership skills, outstanding clinical practice, and success in teaching residents and medical students. A proven track record in clinical or translational research is a plus.

License or Certification Required?YesSalaryCommensurate with Qualifications and ExperienceDesired Start Date01/01/2020 Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

EEO Statement
UTRGV is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to hire without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. UTRGV takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Diversity Statement
UTRGV is a Hispanic-serving Institution dedicated to student success and building a diverse faculty committed to working in a multicultural environment. UTRGV has an NSF ADVANCE grant to increase the representation of women in STEM fields and to promote a positive, family friendly workplace for all faculty. We strongly encourage applications from women and minorities.

Open Date09/16/2019Close DateAdditional Information

UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may
require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is
performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive
and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code
§51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of
Texas (TRS), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least
135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement
Program (ORP) instead of TRS, subject to the position being 40 hours per week
and at least 135 days in length.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Dear Applicant,

Human Resources will not be held responsible for redacting any confidential information from the documents you attach with your application. The confidential information includes the following:

*Date of Birth
*Social Security Number

Please make sure that you omit this information prior to submission. We are advising that Human Resources will be forwarding your application to the department as per your submission.

Please Note

Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to
demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based
test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of
English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the
International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Incomplete applications
will not be considered.

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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Curriculum Vitae
    2. List of 3 References
    3. Letter of Interest
    Optional Documents
    1. Reference Letter 1
    2. Reference Letter 2
    3. Reference Letter 3
    4. Certifications and Licenses
    5. Other Document
    6. Unofficial Transcripts 2
    7. Unofficial Transcripts 3
    8. Additional Document
    9. State Licensure

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