Assistant Professor - Family & Community Medicine - Clinical HCHD/CHP

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7066288 (Ref.No. 1348-en_US)
Posted: May 15, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Division: Family & Community Medicine (80001038) 

Department: Family & Community Medicine - Clinical HCHD/CHP (90005507) 

Employment Duration: Part-time 

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:


Baylor ( is recognized as one of the nation’s premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service. Located in the heart of the world's largest medical center (Texas Medical Center), Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).



This is a non-tenured track faculty position with the Department of Family & Community Medicine to provide patient care services at one of the facilities staffed and managed by Harris Health System (HHS), or an agency of the County, and to support other departmental missions in the area of Education and Research.

Job Responsibilities:

Duties include direct patient care and participation in the education of medical students, residents and fellows. Contribution to the Research mission would include leading or supporting grant funded research projects (e.g., NIH), and participation in selected Community-Oriented Primary Care (COPC) projects. It is essential for the faculty members to support practicing evidenced based medicine with an Emphasis on outcomes-based analysis.



•           Physician productivity needs to meet or exceed the levels established by department management.

•           Gradual ramping up of the patient volumes and productivity up to 100% of the production targets within the agreed period.

•           Faculty members are expected to share call responsibilities within the clinical group and provide medical care to the patients of other providers when they are not available; Attend the required number of FCM Medical Grand Rounds.

•           Meet or exceed all quality indicators as developed and assigned by community health program performance improvement committee.

Job Qualifications:

Certification/Licenses/Registration Required


- License from Texas Medical Board required to practice medicine in the state of Texas. Board Certification in Family Medicine.

For further information or questions, please contact Roger Zoorob, MD at





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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