Academic Hematology Oncology Physician

Texas - Academic Hematology/Oncology Opportunity

lubbock, TX 79430
Income Potential:
Up to $285,000.00*
Signing Bonus:
Loan Forgiveness:
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Recruiter's Name:
Jeffrey Schroeder
Contact Number:
(800) 876-0500
Merritt Hawkins

Job Description & Requirements
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Texas - Academic Hematology/Oncology Opportunity

Merritt Hawkins is excited to represent the following Hematology/Oncology opportunity with one of the Lone Star state’s premier academic institutions. In partnership with the Department of Medicine we are seeking a qualified candidate to join this esteemed institution at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.  

If you are interested and would like to pursue this position further, please give us a call or respond with copy of your CV and the best telephone number to reach you.
  • University Health System
  • Hematology and Oncology
  • Seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor
  • Academic appointment/title will be commensurate with experience
  • Opportunity to sub-specialize in the following areas: Breast Cancer, Prostate, or GI
  • State-of-the-art infusion center with beautiful atrium—25 chairs, 7 private rooms, and 3 procedural rooms
  • Newly expanded and remodel clinic that offers immediate access to other cancer specialists
  • Exceptional work life balance—fellows take first call
  • Incorporate clinical, teaching, research, and administrative components into your practice
  • Ability to participate in clinic trials
  • Relocation allowance
  • Comprehensive benefits include health, dental, vision, life, disability, and more
  • Outstanding retirement—two wonderful plans to choose from, one of which is the teacher retirement pension plan for the state of Texas
Numerous benefits to living and practicing in Texas include:
  • No state income tax
  • Tort reform—consistently ranks among the best states to practice medicine
  • Booming economy
  • Texas Tech University—Home of the Red Raiders—BIG XII Conference Athletics
  • Beautiful campus with one of the nation’s largest public art displays
  • Incredible venues to take in sporting events or concerts
  • Carol of Lights—during the holiday season 18 buildings around Memorial Circle are illuminated with 20,000 lights
  • True collegiate atmosphere with four institutions of hiring learning in the community
  • Stable economy - led by Medicine, Education, Banking, Agriculture, Oil and Gas
  • Residents are very welcoming—when the Division Chief of Hematology/Oncology interviewed he was blown away by how friendly the people were
  • Outstanding public schools recognized for their STEM programs (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
  • Abundance of private schooling options as well
  • Outstanding golf courses—highlighted by The Rawls Course which is home to Texas Tech Red Raider golf teams, and also open to the public
  • International airport with direct flights daily to Dallas, Houston, Austin, Phoenix, Denver, and Las Vegas
  • 4 hours from the mountains and skiing
The university is an equal access, equal opportunity, and affirmative action employer and is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff, and students.

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.