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Nurse Midwife Faculty Position Opening Announced

The University of Iowa Women’s Health Nurse-Midwifery Service in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking a highly qualified Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) to join our faculty on the non-tenure clinical track.  

Education: Master’s degree or higher.  If Master’s degree is not in nursing, but a related field, a baccalaureate degree in nursing is required.

Licensure and Certification: Applicant must be certified or eligible to be certified by the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) and hold credentials to obtain a RN/ARNP license in Iowa.  


  • Inpatient and outpatient care that includes well woman gynecology.  Must be able to commute to off-site clinic locations in the greater Iowa City area. 
  • Medical student and resident education.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation with other CNMs that will include in-house requirements. 


  • Excellent midwifery inpatient/outpatient clinical skills, with demonstrated experience in obstetric inpatient care.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills.  
  • Proficiency in EPIC is desirable. 
  • Experience with teaching in an academic medical setting and the demonstrated ability and /or potential to excel at scholarship and teaching are highly desirable.
  • Previous clinical experience is desirable.

Why Iowa?

  • Excellent work environment and collegiality.
  • Top rated Midwestern college town with access to sports, arts, a variety of restaurants and numerous community festivals.
  •  Outstanding public school system

For a complete list of qualifications and to apply for this position please visit The University of Iowa website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu, Requisition Number 73505.    For additional information please contact Rachel Maassen, M.D., Director, General Obstetrics and Gynecology Division, e-mail address:  rachel-maassen@uiowa.edu

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Thursday, November 8, 2018