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Simulation Technical Specialist West Des Moines
The Simulation Technical Specialist will coordinate with staff of the Simulation Center to design, prepare, train, operate, support, and assess all technical aspects of educational programs being conducted in the Simulation Center. Additionally, this position will function as the technical leader for new and current inventory of technical simulation equipment essential to the efficient operation of the Simulation Center.
Faculty Occupational Therapy West Des Moines
Collaborating with and reporting to the Director and Chair of the Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program, the Doctor of Occupational Therapy faculty members plan, coordinate, and facilitate OTD courses and laboratories. This will include cooperation and collaboration with other program faculty and staff and other University departments to create and maintain an exceptional educational program for OTD students. As a faculty member, duties of all faculty positions include teaching, research, and service.
Animal Caretaker West Des Moines
Maintain efficient operation of the animal care facility (ACF), as specified by the Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW) Guide for the Care and Use of Animals (Guide) , and governmental and accrediting body regulations. This includes record-keeping, cleaning facilities, acquiring, feeding, and humane disposal of animals.
Administrative Assistant West Des Moines
This position will provide administrative support to the Executive Director of Research Administration and the University’s Office of Research. Responsibilities include but not limited to providing specialized administrative support in a research environment across three colleges and various departments involving multiple disciplines and projects. The position will assist with the coordination of annual research programs and meetings, provide custodianship for purchasing card activities, monitor accounts and budgets, order supplies; serve as receptionist, as well as act as the primary liaison with other administrative offices and general coordination and support for research related activities.
Continuing Medical Education Coordinator West Des Moines
Oversees and coordinates the development, budgeting, planning, organization, implementation, and evaluation of Des Moines University Continuing Medical Education (DMU CME) activities assigned by the Director. Remote position with occasional requirement for the employee to report to the campus workplace as needed for work-related meetings or other events. Required to live in central Iowa.
Faculty Microbiology and Immunology West Des Moines
Participate in college or university courses for students, conduct research or other scholarly/creative endeavors, and participate in academic governance/service responsibilities.
Academic Assistant West Des Moines
Supports complex, diversified, and confidential administrative duties of the department for the Director/Chair and program faculty. Primary responsibilities will be to create and maintain files and reports, manage communication with internal and external entities, arrange meetings, organize projects and office work, summarize and analyze data, support budgeting, order supplies and equipment, maintain inventory, assist with Department functions and events, and support department committees.
Assistant/Associate Director Alumni Relations West Des Moines
Reporting to the Senior Director, Development & Alumni Relations, the Assistant/Associate Director of Alumni Relations is responsible for implementing Des Moines University’s strategy for fostering excellent alumni relations that will build and strengthen relationships between the University and its graduates, friends, employees, students and donors to maximize alumni and donor interest in, and engagement with, the University. The Assistant/Associate Director of Alumni Relations anticipates needs and readily adapts to different priorities, people and situations professionally and proactively. This role is very hands-on, public-facing, and often involves working in combination with members of the Development and Alumni Relations team and members of Des Moines University’s students, faculty and staff.
Faculty Osteopathic Manual Medicine Des Moines
At DMU you will make a meaningful contribution to the dynamic future of Medicine and Health Sciences. Des Moines University seeks a faculty member in the Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) who will participate in clinical patient care, teaching, scholarly, and service activities.
Faculty Public Health West Des Moines
Teaches courses in the MPH and/or MHA program curricula, conducts research, and participates in academic governance responsibilities.
Athletic Trainer PRN West Des Moines
Athletic Trainers are healthcare providers who specialize in providing primary care, injury and illness prevention, wellness promotion and education, emergent care, examination and clinical diagnosis, and rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions.

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Nonexempt employees applying for permanent positions please review the Union Contract, Article XVIII (18) Seniority, Section 5: Work Force Change

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