Faculty College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery | APMA
Faculty College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery


Location: Des Moines, Iowa
posted October 8, 2020

Job Type: Full-Time Faculty

Summary: The College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery (CPMS) at Des Moines University is actively seeking applicants and nominations for a faculty position that will participate in academic, clinical patient care, scholarly, and service activities within the College, University and community. Founded in 1898 in Iowa’s capital city, DMU is a graduate medicine and health sciences university comprising three colleges – College of Osteopathic Medicine, College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, and College of Health Sciences – that offer eight graduate degree programs. DMU combines the top advantages in medical education: expert faculty, a rigorous and relevant curriculum, a dynamic and diverse research environment and a supportive, inclusive community of students and faculty active in learning and service. By consistently producing outstanding graduates who excel in their careers, DMU maintains one of the strongest reputations in the sphere of American medical and public health education. In addition, the University will relocate to a new campus in West Des Moines, tentatively in 2023, that will serve as an innovative model for medical and health sciences education for the nation and beyond. Qualifications for this position include but are not limited to: • Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree required. • Must be residency trained; must possess board qualification or certification by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery (ABFAS) or the American Board of Podiatric Medicine (ABPM). • Prior academic experience desirable. • Must be in good standing among all professional and governmental organizations. • Must be eligible for malpractice coverage by the guidelines of the University's malpractice carrier. • Must possess a current license, or be able to gain licensure to practice podiatric medicine in the state of Iowa. • Must have a valid state and federal narcotics license or be eligible to gain license. For a more complete job description, fulltime benefit summary or more information on Des Moines University and/or its programs, please visit www.dmu.edu/employment. Des Moines University is a tobacco- and smoke-free campus environment, and the use of tobacco products anywhere on University/Clinic property is prohibited. 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”). Applications from candidates from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Name of Practice: Des Moines University

Practice Arrangement Type: Academic

Post Graduate Training: Any

Salary: Negotiable

Benefits: https://www.dmu.edu/employment/employee-benefits/

Is practice affiliated with a residency-training program? -- No

Required to work in a nursing home or LTC Facility? -- No

Start Date of Position: February 1, 2021

Position Post will expire: November 7, 2020

How to Apply: Qualified candidates are invited to apply by submitting a CV and cover letter to www.dmu.edu/employment. Candidate review and/or interview scheduling will commence immediately and continue until position is filled.