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

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7244087 (Ref.No. 19417-en_US)
Posted: May 13, 2024

Job Description

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

Baylor College of Medicine: Baylor ( is recognized as one of the nation's premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, 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 facilities (Baylor Affiliates).


The Department of Family and Community Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is seeking a primary care provider faculty member to join our team, which is committed to providing care to diverse and underserved populations in the Greater Houston and Harris County area. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity, if desired, to participate in academic activities which support medical student education and research. In joining this distinguished institution, it allows for provider recognition, innovation, collaboration, and influence.

This position will provide direct patient care services at the Gulfgate Health Center, one of our affiliate facilities. In this facility, you will be surrounded by specialty care providers for OB/GYN, dentistry and psychiatry, which by working together, will help to improve the overall well-being of our patients.

Job Duties

Duties include direct patient care and, if desired, educating medical students and participating in clinical research. For FCM faculty, it is essential to support evidence-based medicine with an emphasis on outcome-based analysis, which can be acquired throughout this facility.

This is a non-tenured clinical track faculty position that offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an opportunity to work for a prestigious institution with outstanding faculty and staff.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Education Required: M.D. or D.O.
  • Experience: Residency training in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine. No prior practice experience is required.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration Required: License from the Texas Medical Board is required to practice medicine in the state of Texas. Board Certification in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine. Baylor allows a grace period of four years from residency graduation date to pass the boards.

For further information or questions, please contact Roger Zoorob, M.D., MPH, FAAFP at [email protected].

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.