Associate Professor

Texas Tech University System

Job title:

Associate Professor


Texas Tech University System

Job description

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7

511011 – SOM Dean Lbk

Position Description

Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID


Travel Required


Pay Grade Maximum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Major/Essential Functions

The successful applicant will be a member of the TTUHSC School of Medicine Cancer Center Developmental Therapeutics Program and will carry out laboratory research in the area of preclinical evaluation with models of childhood cancer solid tumors of investigational anti-neoplastic drugs. The successful candidate is expected to carry out grant-funded preclinical testing of pediatric solid tumors; candidates interested in sarcomas are preferred. The candidate will also be expected to develop and submit grants to support the laboratory research, and to provide limited teaching of medical students, graduate students, and clinical fellows. The candidate will also be expected to collaborate with other TTUHSC faculty working in the area of cancer developmental therapeutics.

Grant Funded?


Pay Grade Minimum

Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Basis


Preferred Qualifications

Interest and expertise in preclinical testing of drugs for pediatric sarcoma.


HSC – Lubbock


SOM Dean Lbk

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Job Group

Associate Professor



Required Qualifications

PhD or MD/PhD degree.

A minimum of 10 years experience at carrying out preclinical testing of anti-neoplastic agents in mouse xenograft models of childhood cancers.

A strong peer-reviewed publication record in the area of pediatric cancer drug testing.

Candidate must have a strong track record of grant funding and be PI or MPI on at least one NCI grant.

Salary Grade


Does this position work in a research laboratory?


Are select agents used in this laboratory?


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Expected salary


Lubbock, TX

Job date

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 07:31:48 GMT

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