Department Chair, OB/GYN – Transmountain Texas Tech University Health Science Center, El Paso, TX

Department Chair, OB/GYN — Transmountain 

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) El Paso 

This expanding University offers an exceptional opportunity to put your fingerprint on a new program. TTUHSC El Paso’s Paul L. Foster School of Medicine is seeking a dynamic physician leader to develop a new Department of OB/GYN and a new OB/GYN residency program in a unique private hospital and Health Sciences Center partnership.

As a full time, academic faculty, the selected candidate will focus on enhancing each of the University’s missions of education, patient care, scholarship, and public service. This position will also serve as Chief of Service, Section of OB/GYN, at The Hospitals of Providence Transmountain Campus, a new 106 bed community hospital built from the ground up to be a teaching facility for TTUHSC El Paso’s students. The Transmountain Campus is a comprehensive community hospital and is the newest addition in El Paso’s largest and most trusted healthcare network. A diverse patient population serves as the foundation for potential clinical research studies.

Highlights of the Community and Position: 

  • Top 10 Best Places to Live for Quality of Life, US News and World Report, 2016
  • #1 safest city in America with a population over 500,000
  • New 106-bed hospital and adjacent 110,000 sq. ft. medical office building
  • Multicultural environment with rich history, arts, food, and entertainment
  • No state income tax, low housing cost, great schools, and high desert climate/scenic mountains
  • Over $110 million in private investment to revitalize downtown El Paso
  • West El Paso population is growing at almost twice the national average
  • Startup position to build the next iteration of Texas Tech’s teaching mission in El Paso
  • Dynamic colleagues eager to collaborate
  • Recruit your own department faculty
  • Competitive salary and benefits package

Ideal Candidate: 

  • Board certified in OB/GYN or subspecialty by the American Board of OB/GYN
  • Eligible for licensure/licensed in Texas
  • Qualified for academic rank of Associate or full Professor with direct leadership experience
  • “Working chair” who enjoys clinical practice with strong administrative andinterpersonal skills
  • Experience in faculty and resident recruitment, retention, mentoring, and development
  • Experience in a practice setting that includes a private sector/academic collaboration
  • Master’s degree in business administration, healthcare administration, or related area desirable

For additional information regarding this excellent physician leadership opportunity, please contact: 

Adam Rockey, Executive Search Consultant
[email protected]
Office: 636.203.8422
Mobile: 314.258.6986

TTUHSC El Paso in an EEO/AA employer. The Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or status as a protected veteran.

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