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Assistant Professor, Urology - Surgery, McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston, Texas

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), a leading academic health center, invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), non-tenure clinical track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Surgery - Division of Urology. The selected candidate will contribute to the department's mission to educate health science professionals, discover and translate advances in the biomedical and social sciences, and model the best practices in clinical care and public health through research, teaching, clinical service, administrative activities, and other service.

Position Key Accountabilities:

The Rank Assistant Professor in Surgery - Division of Urology will provide direct patient care and supervision of medical students and residents in clinic and hospital settings.

  • Participating at various Memorial Hermann locations ; including participation in a UT physician group call team for coverage.

  • Collaborating with other physicians .

  • Being involved in the recruitment, selection and hiring of new or additional physicians to the group

  • Providing feedback regarding office operations including hiring staff, office logistics and new physician recruitment.

  • Participating in the education and training of medical students and residents

  • Supporting the research mission of the department and university through:

a) Facilitating reasonable and appropriate access to patients by research staff.

b) Assisting when requested with collection of research data including biological

specimens; and

c) Providing information and education on on-going research studies to potentially eligible

research subjects.


The selected candidate for the position must have a Texas Medical License or be eligible for a Texas Faculty Temporary License. Required or preferred board certification/eligibility statement. Required or preferred minimum years of clinical experience or years post residency statement.

Qualified applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence, discovery and service, have potential to be outstanding in their field of expertise, and share an interest in fulfilling the common goals of McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. Preferred applicants will demonstrate knowledge or skills such as, excellent communication and interpersonal skills with strong potential for a leadership role within the department.