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If you are motivated and have excellent interpersonal effectiveness then apply for the Academic Pediatric Adolescent Physician offered by the The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. They are offering new job opportunities in their Rio Grande Valley, TX offices. Application deadline is approaching, apply soon.
Job: Academic Pediatric Adolescent Physician
Company: The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Location: Rio Grande Valley, TX
Number of Vacancies
Rio Grande Valley
Division of Health Affairs
Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position
Non Tenure Track
Scope of Job
The Department of Pediatrics at UTRGV School of Medicine is seeking a fulltime Faculty for Adolescent Medicine. The successful candidate(s) is/are expected to maintain a clinical practice, supervise residents and teach medical students and develop an area of scholarship. Interest in University Student Health is desired. They must also maintain an educational environment conductive to education for residents and students in each of the ACGME/LCME competency areas. We also value experience with underserved populations such as is found in the Rio Grande Valley. Improving the health of the children of the Rio Grande Valley now and for future generations is our goal.
MD, DO or equivalent degree from an accredited institution, and can be licensed in the State of Texas. Must also possess or be able to obtain appropriate medical staff appointment.
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications
Completion of an ACGME approved Adolescent Medicine Fellowship and board certification Interest in University Student Health.
Experience in UME and GME in Pediatrics
License or Certification Required?
Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience
Desired Start Date
Posting Detail Information
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.
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.
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
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.
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.