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Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso) invites applications for the position of Provost and Vice
President for Academic Affairs. Reporting directly to the President, the Provost/VP for Academic Affairs will oversee all academic areas of
the institution, including program accreditation, the libraries, and institutional research and effectiveness.

Poised for
growth, TTUHSC El Paso includes the Gayle Greve Hunt School of Nursing, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and Paul L. Foster School of
Medicine. Development of the Woody Hunt School of Dental Medicine is underway. Construction of an $83 million, 219,000-square-foot Medical
Sciences Building II, will be completed in spring 2019, doubling the campus’ research space and adding classroom space. TTUHSC El Paso’s
growth is matched by additional healthcare infrastructure in the community. A new hospital and medical office building at The Hospitals of
Providence, Transmountain Campus will be home to five new planned residency programs beginning in 2019.

The Provost/VP for
Academic Affairs will have an M.D., D.N.P., Ph.D., or equivalent, and eleven years related experience in an academic health center with
qualifications for faculty appointment at the rank of professor. Preferred qualifications include experience in a senior leadership position
at the provost’s or dean’s level; prior experience as a program director or Designated Institutional Official (DIO) of a health-related
program; knowledge of accreditation processes and experience in SACSCOC, LCME, CCNE, and ACGME; demonstrated leadership related to
management of budgets and personnel management; experience in health professions simulation-based education and associated curriculum;
strong interpersonal communication and conflict resolution skills; and a commitment to diversity and inclusiveness.

El Paso has
ranked as the safest city in the U.S. with a population of over 500,000 for several years running. The city is among the top 15 best places
to live in the U.S. for quality of life in 2017 (U.S. News and World Report). Nestled at the base of the Franklin Mountains with over 300
days of sunshine annually, El Paso residents enjoy a friendly community, numerous outdoor and cultural pursuits, and no state income tax.

Candidates should apply online at Requisition ID: 12262BR. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and
experience; a comprehensive benefits package is included.

For confidential inquiries, please contact:

Black, D.D.S., Interim Dean, Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine
Search Committee Chair / (915) 215-4937

As 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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