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Athletic Trainer 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, along with rehabilitation of injuries and medical conditions. Athletic Trainers will provide onsite coverage at the MidAmerican Rec Plex or at other affiliate locations as needed for a wide variety of sports. Athletic Trainers will assist with leading, supervising, and instructing performance classes, clinics, and camps. In addition, athletic trainers will provide education to athletes, families, coaches, DMU students, and the community on injury prevention, sports rehabilitations, and performance enhancement.
Executive Director of Research Des Moines
The Executive Director of Research (Executive Director) reports to the President/CEO and is a member of the Executive Leadership Team. The Executive Director oversees the Office of Research and leads a team that provides strategic and operational support for existing programs, supports faculty in achieving research goals, and proactively partners with faculty to identify new opportunities and advance initiatives across various research areas. As a team leader, the Executive Director champions research and innovation and serves on multiple committees for the three colleges.
Academic Assistant Des Moines
Responsible for administrative duties of the program including typing, filing, photocopying, coordination of schedules, and miscellaneous clerical support functions. Responsible for communicating directly with internal and external entities.
Executive Administrative Assistant Des Moines
Reporting directly to the President/CEO, the Executive Administrative Assistant serves as the primary point of contact for internal and external constituencies, provides comprehensive day-to-day administrative and operational support on all matters pertaining to the Office of the President/CEO, and serves as a liaison to the board of trustees and executive leadership team. This dynamic role requires a self-motivated team player who exercises sound judgment, fosters positive relationships in all interactions, and balances multiple priorities with the highest integrity, mutual respect, and confidentiality.
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. Position will include physician assistant supervision, supporting the educational priorities of the department and University, and participating in the academic mission of the department.
Faculty Occupational Therapy 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.
Faculty Basic Sciences (Anatomy) Des Moines
Participate in college or university courses for students, seek extramurally funded independent research and participate in academic governance responsibilities as elected by the faculty or to which appointed.
Research Assistant (Physiology and Pharmacology) Des Moines
Assist in the preparation and execution of research and educational laboratory activities under the direction of the Departmental Chair.
Standardized Patient Des Moines
In a clinical-like setting (in-person or online), portrays cases similar to what learners would encounter in actual clinical settings. Simulated patients are expected to consistently and accurately portray trained cases including typical emotions, behaviors and symptoms. Responsible for memorizing a script and recalling actions performed by learners to document performance and skill level of each learner consistently and accurately. Case portrayals may include communication, physical examination or both. Simulated patients may also provide feedback and/or assess learners using specific measurement tools. Participation in group or individual training is expected in order to prepare for case portrayal. Work hours are variable and on an on-call basis.
Proctor Des Moines
This position provides support to all DMU programs by serving as a test proctor for all designated exams for students with testing accommodations through the Center for Teaching and Learning.
Simulation Specialist - RN, EMT, Paramedic 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. Additionally, the Simulation Specialist will provide pre-briefing and debriefings for sessions when appropriate.
Faculty Physician Assistant Des Moines
Work collaboratively with the Program Director, program faculty and staff, and other university departments to create and maintain an exceptional educational program for physician assistant students. All faculty positions include teaching, scholarly activity, and service responsibilities, and may or may not include clinical opportunities.
Instructor Public Health SC Des Moines
Des Moines University seeks a faculty member to teach courses and / or advise students in the MPH and/or MHA program curricula. Qualifications: Faculty should hold the appropriate graduate degree, (e.g., MPH, MHA, MSHA, MPA, PhD, EdD, etc.) in public health or health administration or closely related discipline relevant to the department's academic curricula. Must be familiar with innovative teaching methodologies and effective student evaluation methods. Must be a member in good standing in appropriate professional organizations.
Faculty Osteopathic Manual Medicine Des Moines
Des Moines University seeks a faculty member in the Department of Osteopathic Clinical Medicine (OCM), Section of Osteopathic Manual Medicine (OMM) who will participate in clinical patient care, academic, scholarly, and service activities.
Athletic Trainer PRN 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.

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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