Current DCN Talent

Updated 07-08-14

Please contact DCN for further information on any of the following candidates (319-335-3242)


RN and MSN in Nursing Management with extensive experience in managing the full gamut of nursing and clinical operations.  Proficient in program development and management, policies and procedures development, quality control, measurement and improvement, regulatory agency compliance, human resource management, budget administration, conflict resolution, team development and critical care and nursing management.  Available for immediate employment.


PhD in Molecular Genetics with a multi disciplinary background in molecular biology and biochemistry, and 5 years' experience in research and teaching. Molecular and cell biologist curious to know how basic cell functions and my research interests are to study and engineer the biochemical pathways that regulate cellular activities focusing on metabolism. Expertise in various molecular, biochemical, gene expression analysis methods. Available for immediate employment.

Ph.D in Soil Science with multidisciplinary background in chemistry, environmental science and soil science, with research focused on synthesis and characterization of polymers for industrial and agricultural applications.  Additional research on the disposal and reuse of environmental solid waste, as well as design of industrial waste treatment.  Available for immediate employment.

M.S. in Pharmacology with experience in the areas of computational chemistry, pharmacological assays, molecular biology, cell culture, microscopy, working with animals, and teaching/mentoring students.  Thesis based on "Computational Ligand-Based CNS Therapeutic Design: The Search for Novel-Scaffold Norepinephrine Transporter Inhibitors."  Research interests in chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, molecular biology, pharmacology, neuroscience and other related fields.  Available for immediate employment.


Recent Master in Public Service with over five years of professional experience in five countries, doing field research, fund raising and grant writing, in the areas of racial and social justice, environmental policy, public policy and economic development.  Available for immediate employment.


Network administrator with 3 years of experience managing LAN/WAN/Wireless networks in 24 office locations and 4 datacenters, including proxies, load balancers and firewalls and SSLVPN.  Also supported 802.1X, RADIUS, SNMP monitoring and SIEM.  Relocating in July/August and available for interviews beginning in July.


Highly skilled trainer with 10 years experience at a Fortune 100 company. Lean process improvement expert with extensive experience training and facilitating diverse groups. Certified educator with a passion for students and mentoring. Client has relocated and is available now for immediate employment.

Marketing and Graphic Design Specialist with Masters Degree in the area of Advertising and Communications. Over two years of related working experience. Skilled in the Adobe Creative Suite, digital/social media platforms, as well as SEO and SEM. Capable of both strategic and creative approaches to brand development while meeting tight deadlines. Client is now available for interviewing and will be relocating and available for immediate employment.

Candidate with over 10 years of experience leading and working successfully within groups. Led multiple groups and managed teams to implement some modifications to enhance program effectiveness.  Managed retail and restaurant workers to meet and exceed customers’ needs and expectations.  Available now for employment in managerial, marketing, and customer service areas.


Master’s in Sociology with solid academic experience working with students, advising, teaching, event planning, and providing excellent administrative support including preparing reports, gathering and analyzing data, handling logistics, and using common office software products including social media.  Available for immediate employment.


Project Manager / Planner with AICP certification and thirteen years of experience working for municipalities and private corporations, with expertise in customer service and managing multiple priorities.  Served as senior member of planning staff and has represented communities and private firms at hundreds of community and public meetings. Client available for immediate employment.


College Professor in Chinese/Mandarin language and two years’ experience in teaching Chinese/Mandarin language to adult learners, with additional skills in simultaneous interpretation/translation. Worked with students from diverse backgrounds, including people with special needs, and from a myriad of ethnic groups.  A native Chinese/Mandarin speaker with fluent English.  Available for immediate employment.


Composition instructor and English lecturer/teacher with three years’ experience in administration in a university setting, four years’ experience teaching both university English and high school Language Arts, and Iowa teaching certification. Specialist areas include modern and contemporary British and American literature, critical theory, and composition. Has worked with students from a variety of backgrounds, nationalities, and abilities, from 8th-grade Language Arts, including special education inclusion, to university English majors and adult education students. Client has relocated and is available now for employment.