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Dean & Executive Vice President for Clinical Affairs Search

Looking for an opportunity to lead the next generation of physicians into a future of innovation and collaboration through patient care, medical education, and research?

The TTUHSC School of Medicine is looking for it's eighth Dean and Executive Vice President (EVP) for Clinical Affairs. As Dean, you will have the opportunity to impact the education for the physicians of tomorrow across four campuses (Amarillo, Covenant Branch Lubbock, Lubbock Health Sciences Center, and the Permian Basin). You will serve as the chief academic and administrative officer of the TTUHSC School of Medicine reporting to the Provost and Chief Academic Officer of TTUHSC, and oversee the clinical services for the TTUHSC, reporting to the President of TTUHSC. You will be able to lead faculty and staff in strategic planning, securing resources, and implementing and evaluating activities related to the academic, research, service, and patient care operations. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to represent the TTUHSC School of Medicine and institution internally to our university community and externally to numerous stakeholders.. Learn More



Our passion, since our founding in 1969, has been improving health outcomes in the most unreached, underserved communities in West Texas and around the world. If you share that passion – if medicine is as much vocation as occupation for you – then you’ll find a curriculum and a community ready to make your life our purpose. Welcome to your future.

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An education from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Medicine prepares students to tackle all major challenges of 21st Century patient care.  Interprofessional and collaborative work are essential to team-based patient care, and they are cornerstones of our curriculum. We are one of few universities nationwide that offer a School of Medicine, School of Health Professions and School of Nursing under one expansive roof, making interdisciplinary learning not only possible, but encouraged.


Discover a wealth of learning opportunities including invaluable clinical training from state of the art simulation centers, to innovative collaborative environments.

An Innovative, Integrated Approach
Unlike traditional M.D. programs that separate basic science teaching from clinical practice, we’ve designed a humanistic, systems-based curriculum that integrates interdisciplinary blocks, research, and clinical training at every stage. 
State-of-the-art Simulation Centers 
We integrate simulation-based learning across the curriculum using our state-of-the-art simulation centers like the F. Marie Hall SimLife Center, which uses advanced technologies to simulate realistic health situations. 
A Supportive Community
When you join the TTUHSC community, you’re not just another student, you’re family. There is a genuine warmth that characterizes our School, as we serve one another and strive together to make a difference in people's lives. 

4000+Physicians graduated (and counting)

1stIn the nation to offer three-year Family Medicine Accelerated Track

20%Practicing physicians in West Texas are TTUHSC graduates

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Phone: (806) 743-2297
Office Hours: 8am-5pm, M-F
Address: 3601 4th Street, MS 6216, Lubbock, TX 79430

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