University of Texas Medical Branch


Galveston, TX

Date Posted

May 9, 2023

Assistant Professor- N-T Track Clinical, Pediatric Adolescent /Behavioral Health
South Houston/Galveston, TX

About UTMB Health:

UTMB Health is a $2.1 billion health science center comprised of schools of Nursing, Medicine, and Health Professions, as well as a Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, three institutes and over 10 exceptional research centers. Located near the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical complex in the world, UTMB has a long and remarkable history of advancing health sciences education, research and patient care. It was the first academic health center in Texas and is home to the state’s first schools of medicine, nursing, and allied health sciences. For 125 years, the university has maintained a forward-thinking spirit that has enabled it to serve its students, its patients, and the people of Texas and beyond, in innovative ways.

Essential Job Functions:

This position will specialize in providing counseling services to children, adolescents, young adults, and their families in various areas of mental health, including ADHD, anxiety, depression, and other stress-related disorder. This position will also lead the Department of Pediatrics’ clinical contract with the Galveston Trinity School providing sessions geared toward mental health wellness to help students manage stress and changes in their lives.

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidate should be:

  • a graduate of an approved medical school.
  • have completed an approved residency and fellowship training program.
  • have a Texas Medical License without restrictions.

Compensation:  A generous base salary is offered and is based upon Academic rank and experience with an obtainable RVU bonus program. Additional benefits include a relocation allowance, a superior family benefits program and an unsurpassed state retirement program.

Living in South Houston and Galveston, Texas:  Galveston Island is home to approximately 50,000 residents and is known for its 32 miles of Gulf Coast beaches, temperate climate, wide array of leisure and cultural activities, and affordable cost of living – all just south of Houston, the 4th largest city in the US.


For more information, please submit a current and updated Curriculum Vitae (CV) to:

William Copado at: or apply at

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