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Assist/Assoc/Full Professor - Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics

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Extended Job Title
Assist/Assoc/Full Professor - Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Org Level 7
513001 - Pedi Administration Lbk Genl
Position Description
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock is seeking a Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrician to join the newly formed Relational Health Center at Covenant Children’s in conjunction with Texas Tech Psychiatry.

Exciting opportunity for a Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrician to join our practice and join a  collaborative, multi-disciplinary effort with Texas Tech Psychiatry, Texas Tech Pediatrics, Texas Tech University child-serving departments, StarCare Specialty Health System and Covenant Children’s Hospital as they strive to meet the relational, mental, behavioral, developmental, and psychological needs of the children served in the West Texas/Eastern New Mexico region.   We are committed to delivering the highest quality of care, while providing our clinicians with an exceptional personal lifestyle!

The Relational Health Center will have a myriad of services accessible for patients including Child and Adolescent Psychiatry services on site, Psychology services, Social Worker, Parent Child Interaction Therapy, Triple P Parenting, Neuropsychological testing, support staff for prior authorizations, and nursing support.

Recognized as a "Great College to Work For - Honor Roll," TTUHSC provides much more than just a job!  Ready for a rewarding career where you can develop and grow?  Join us as we change the future of health care.
 Values-Based Culture
Carnegie Classification
Hispanic-Serving Institution

 Great Pediatrics Team! * Relocation Bonus! * State Pension Plan! * Excellent Benefits! * Paid Holidays!
Requisition ID
Travel Required
Up to 25%
Pay Grade Maximum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills
Major/Essential Functions
Diagnosing and developing treatment plans for primary care physicians to follow for children with common developmental delays, intellectual disabilities, autism, cerebral palsy, genetic syndromes, and high risk NICU graduates. 
 Review of appropriate school documentation regarding children with recommendation and communication of appropriate interventions and accommodations for them.
 Fantastic schedule – 3-4 clinic days with adequate time allowed for review and documentation of encounters; 1.5–2hour time slots for new patient encounters.
 Education for medical students, pediatric residents, and child/adolescent psychiatry fellows.
Grant Funded?
Pay Grade Minimum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills
Pay Basis
Work Location
HSC - Lubbock
Pedi Administration Lbk Genl
Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional/Personal References, 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
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
Must be board certified or board eligible in Developmental Pediatrics.
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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