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Patient Services Representative Des Moines
Provide support to the Des Moines University Physical Therapy Clinic and Sports Performance Center by scheduling appointments and classes, coordinate patient records, communicate with the physicians’ offices and perform clerical work and minor administrative duties.
Certified Medical Assistant Des Moines
Provide medical assistance to ill, injured, convalescent, and disabled persons in a clinic setting, by performing the following duties. This position will begin working mainly at the front desk and will move to full time back office with minimal work at the front desk.
Simulation Technician Des Moines
Under the direction of the Director of Simulation, the Simulation Technician will provide technical simulation event support for the center. Using industry standards and established best practices, this individual will be responsible for supply inventory and stocking, set-up and clean-up of simulation spaces for safe and optimal learning environments, set-up, maintenance, and inventory of equipment, assisting with the implementation of events as directed including the operating of audiovisual equipment, computer software, and manikins, check-in, participant instructions, proctoring, functioning as a Standardized Patient or simulated healthcare provider in simulations, and AHA Basic Life Support instruction.
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.
Librarian Des Moines
Des Moines University is proud to be a place where people come together to create opportunities. DMU seeks a library team member who can develop and deliver information services to support excellence in education, research, and patient care at Des Moines University. The primary role involves scholarly communication and advisory services. Coordinates digital support and manages library-related technology, including library’s presence on the internal campus portal, and the integrated library system(s). As a non-tenure track faculty member, the incumbent is responsible for demonstrating teaching, service and scholarly work.
Simulation Specialist 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.
Grants Specialist Des Moines
Under the general direction of the Senior Director of Research Administration (SDRA), this position is responsible for the full lifecycle of grant administration including identification of funding sources, proposal development and review, pre-award grant and contract proposal assistance, budget development, proposal submission, grant and contract award negotiation, sub-award issuance, and post-award administration (effort reporting, budget monitoring, COI, etc.) related to funding provided in the form of grants, cooperative agreements, and contracts from external funding sources (e.g., federal agencies, state agencies, private companies, or foundations etc.) in support of research, teaching and learning, and service mission of the university. Review proposals and awards and other sponsor documentation for compliance with applicable sponsor-specific guidelines, federal regulations and University policies. Prepare negotiated documents for award processing and acceptance by institution officials. Position supports the SDRA in the management of internal grant programs. The responsibilities of the Grants Specialist may change based on business needs, revisions to the research vision and research direction of the University.
Library Services Technical Associate (.8 FTE, 32 hours per week) 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.
Research Assistant Des Moines
Assist in the design, preparation, and execution of laboratory experiments under the direction of one or more Principal Investigators; maintain laboratory instruments; assist in laboratory procedures and student teaching/training; and maintain the general orderliness of the laboratory. Maintain laboratory notebook (electronic and/or hard-copy) consistent with current procedures. Aid in obtaining required literature through searches and reviews.
Human Simulation Program Manager Des Moines
The Human Simulation Program Manager will provide daily management and oversight of the Human Simulation Program. This position will use an evidence-based approach to drive quality in human simulation programming. The Human Simulation Program Manager will collaborate with program faculty and Standardized Patient Educators to develop and implement human simulation events, especially complex and detailed projects such as human simulation online and Interprofessional Education (IPE) events.
Occupational Therapy Capstone Coordinator Des Moines
Collaborating with and reporting to the Director and Chair of the Doctor of Occupational Therapy Program, the Capstone Coordinator will create and maintain an exceptional doctoral capstone curriculum for occupational therapy students. Primary responsibilities will be to plan, coordinate, facilitate, administer, and monitor the capstone courses and activities. As a faculty member, duties of all faculty positions include teaching, service, and scholarly activities.
Assessment Specialist Des Moines
This position will impact the future of student academic programs and student effectiveness by cultivating a culture of innovation and excellence through coordinating the assessment of student learning programs. For over 120 years, we have shared a singular mission to develop distinctive health professionals committed to health promotion, knowledge discovery, and service to the community. This is an exceptional time to join our team as we move to our new state-of-the-art campus in West Des Moines in fall 2023.
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.
Standardized Patient Des Moines
The Simulation Center at Des Moines University is looking for reliable people with flexible schedules to work as Standardized Patients. We are looking for people from all different walks of life, ages, genders, and ethnicities.  Standardized patients are individuals who are trained to “act” in a role as a patient with a specific medical condition.
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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