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Asst/Assoc/Full Professor - Hematology/Oncology Division - IM

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

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Health & Medical, Medicine
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Extended Job Title
Asst/Assoc/Full Professor - Hematology/Oncology Division - IM
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Org Level 7
512301 - Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl
Position Description

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock Texas is seeking a BC/BE fellowship trained Hematology Oncology physician to join their dynamic practice at the assistant or associate professor level. Prefer strong capabilities in: Benign and malignant hematology, and/or sarcoma, melanoma and head and neck.

The position includes:

  • State of the art infusion center with beautiful atrium - 25 chairs, 7 private rooms and 3 procedural rooms.

  • Newly expanded and remodeled clinic that offers immediate access to other cancer specialists. The hospital is also expanding infusion access to a new location to keep up with city growth to be completed in 2023.

  • Strong multidisciplinary disease specific tumor boards in breast cancer, GI, lung and head and neck.

  • Multidisciplinary clinics in breast, GI and lung including a lung cancer screening program and high-risk breast clinic.

  • Nurse Navigation in breast, lung and GI in addition to a financial navigator.

  • Centers of Excellence for Lung and Breast.

  • Exceptional work life balance - fellows take first call.

  • Symptom Management Clinic for after hours care of chemo patients available evenings and weekends.

  • Incorporate clinical, teaching, research and administrative components into your practice.  Opportunities for leadership in the fellowship program. 

  • Ability to participate in clinical trials, including opportunities for leadership in research.

  • Relocation allowance.

  • Competitive pay models.

  • Comprehensive benefits include health, dental, vision, life, disability, educational funds and more.

  • Outstanding retirement - two wonderful plans to choose from, one of which is the teacher retirement pension plan for the state of Texas.

Lubbock, TX is a growing educational, commercial, medical and cultural center with a college-town atmosphere. The metropolitan population is made up of 300K, with a catchment area of 1 million. Lubbockites live in mild seasonal conditions with an average of 267 days of sunshine per year. Residents enjoy an easy-going lifestyle with low housing costs, unique restaurants, cultural centers, a new state of the art performance hall, bars and boutiques, and a drive of less than 25 minutes to anywhere in the city.  Lubbock also has great public and private school systems and over 66 public parks, resulting in a very family-friendly atmosphere.  Access to collegiate sporting events with season ticket discounts for faculty.  Nearby attractions include Caprock Canyons and Palo Duro Canyon which offer hiking, biking and camping opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast.

Requisition ID
Travel Required
Up to 25%
Pay Grade Maximum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills
Major/Essential Functions
Rank of Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor and applicable salary are dependent upon candidate’s qualifications and experience.

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following:
 Inpatient Hem/Onc consult service

Inpatient Hem/Onc service

Outpatient Hem/Onc clinic at the UMC Cancer Center 4 half days per week

Supervising residents and fellows and service in inpatient and outpatient settings

Provide lectures and conferences for residents, fellows, and medical students

Conducts and publishes peer reviewed clinical research
Grant Funded?
Pay Grade Minimum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills
Pay Basis
Work Location
HSC - Lubbock
Internal Med Dept Lbk Genl
Required Attachments
Resume / CV
Job Type
Full Time
Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan website.
Job Group
Assistant Professor
Occasional Duties
General Internal Medicine inpatient attending 2-4 weeks per year. 

Occasional clinic at corrections facility.
EEO Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
Required Qualifications
Board Certified or Board Eligible in Hematology and Oncology
Salary Grade
Does this position work in a research laboratory?
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TTUHSC operates five schools, multiple online programs and numerous facilities across the state of Texas, with campuses in Abilene, Amarillo, Dallas, and the Permian Basin (Midland & Odessa), in addition to our flagship campus in Lubbock, Texas.

As a university separate from Texas Tech University, we have been entrusted with a singular charge: to teach the next generation of researchers and health care professionals while simultaneously providing world-class patient care to the surrounding communities. We are both an institution of higher learning and a place where real people come for life-saving medical care.

What We Stand For: Inclusion, Vision & Values

Being part of the TTUHSC team means being part of a supportive community that empowers each individual and embraces all cultures, races, backgrounds, abilities and identities. Diversity and Inclusion are not just important—they are essential to our mission and integral to our purpose.

Five core values—One Team, Kindhearted, Integrity, Visionary, Beyond Service⁠—drive everything we do. Through our Values-Based Culture, we are committed to promoting an exceptional, inclusive & equitable workplace.

Our Vision: “Transform health care through innovation and collaboration.” Here, everyone plays a vital role.

Compensation & Benefits

TTUHSC proudly provides many exceptional employee benefits, including a generous compensation package with comprehensive benefits, medical and dental insurance at no charge to the employee, paid time off (vacation, sick leave, and state holidays) and substantial automatic retirement contributions.

Additionally, we invest in employee success by providing many resources designed to support your personal wellness and professional growth, including:

Comprehensive Health Plans and Other Core Insurance
State Retirement Programs and Pension Options
Retiree Insurance for Lifetime Medical Benefits
Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning Programs
Tuition scholarships for employees and their dependents
Leadership and Professional Development Programs
Mental and Physical Wellness Programs
Employee Recognition Programs and Longevity Pay

We are excited for you to consider joining our team at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Nationally-recognized as a "Great College to Work For,” TTUHSC provides so much more than just a job!

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