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Librarian Des Moines
A library team member with duties for developing and delivering information services to support excellence in education, research, and patient care at Des Moines University. Provides comprehensive reference and digital assistance and instructional services in the fields of medicine and the health sciences for the students, faculty, and staff.
Senior Director Center for Educational Enhancement Des Moines
The Senior Director of the Center for Educational Enhancement will advance excellence in educational innovation and will support enhancement of the academic strengths of faculty and students, to include teaching, learning, assessment and evaluation, educational scholarship faculty development, continuing professional development programs and the overall authority for developing and delivering information management library services.
Certified Medical Assistant OMM Des Moines
Performs a variety of direct and indirect patient care duties within the OMM clinic.
Library Services Technical Associate Des Moines
The Library Services Technical Associate, under the guidance of the Lead Librarian, will support appropriate services within the Center for Educational Enhancement (CEE), including digital initiatives, resources, and technologies, processing and integration of digital content and learning resources within respective Center and University technology platforms. Functions include coordinating digital content and access to resources within the institutional repository and course reserves systems. This position will also assist CEE and its library services team with training student workers to support initiatives and stakeholders’ needs. A key focus of the position is troubleshooting day to day technology issues, working within CEE and its library services vendors, DMU’s ITS department, and other campus stakeholders to resolve technology issues as they occur. The individual in this position will join a team dedicated to advancing quality, technology-enhanced teaching, learning, research, and scholarship.
Practice Manager Des Moines
Coordinate and supervise activities of the Foot & Ankle Clinic within the Des Moines University Clinic.
Faculty Radiology 0.3 FTE Des Moines
Reporting to the Department Chair of Specialty Medicine, this physician will participate in college or university courses for students to support the educational priorities of the university curriculum, consistent with the scope of the radiology specialty. This is a part time (0.3 FTE) academic faculty position focused entirely on the education of students.
Certified Medical Assistant PRN Des Moines
Perform non-direct and direct patient care duties in multiple departments within Des Moines University Clinic.
Postdoctoral Researcher Des Moines
The Postdoctoral Research Assistant will work under the direction of PI Lauren Butaric, Ph.D. and co-PI Heather Garvin, Ph.D., D-ABFA, on a project focused on creating empirically based guidelines for forensic identifications utilizing the frontal sinus. This position in the Human Skeletal Biology Lab at Des Moines University is funded by NIJ-award (2020-75-CX-0013), for a two-year period from February 2021 – December 2022.
Simulation Specialist 0.8 FTE Des Moines
The Simulation Specialist will collaborate with the various courses to create rigorous, relevant, realistic and educationally sound simulation encounters. This includes high-fidelity, medium-fidelity, task training, and SP encounters dependent on program learning objectives.
Standardized Patient Des Moines
Portrays a patient with a specific illness by simulating the physical conditions and emotional personality characteristics consistently and accurately in a standardized way. This is done during medical and mental health scenarios that teach and assess clinical and interpersonal skills of learners in a safe and controlled environment. Responsible for memorizing a script and recalling actions performed by learners to document performance and skill level of each learner consistently and accurately.
Faculty Podiatric Medicine Des Moines
As faculty member in the College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery will participate in academic, clinical patient care, scholarly, and service activities within the College, University and community.
Faculty Behavioral Health Clinic (Psychiatrist) Des Moines
Reporting to the Chair of the Department of Behavioral Medicine, Medical Humanities & Bioethics, this physician is responsible for developing and maintaining a clinical practice within the Des Moines University Clinic to support the educational priorities of the department and University, as well as participation in the academic mission of the department. This individual will have a significant role in the development of the new Behavioral Health Clinic at Des Moines University.

Des Moines University is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, age, disability, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information and other characteristics protected by law (“protected class”). The EEO is the Law poster is available here. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Jeanne Clery Act - In accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, Des Moines University is required to disclose crime statistics for the past three years to prospective employees. This information is summarized in the Campus Crime Safety Report. For a copy of the report, click here, or if you have any questions please contact the building services manager at 515-271-1471.

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

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