Career Opportunities


Career Opportunities
Newborn Screening Research Specialist - Diagnostic and Clinical Division
Ankeny, Iowa Facility

The State Hygienic Laboratory (Iowa’s Environmental and Public Health Laboratory), at the University of Iowa, has an exciting full-time opportunity for a Newborn Screening Research Specialist, in the Ankeny, Iowa facility. The primary function of the position is to lead the newborn screening tandem mass spectrometry laboratory quality improvement and quality assurance initiatives, that will evaluate practices and screening algorithms, and provide recommendations. The position also functions as a CLIA Technical Supervisor for tandem mass spectrometry result interpretation and is responsible for mentoring staff on advanced data analysis and specialized maintenance techniques.

Location: Ankeny, Iowa

For more information, please view the job description.

To apply: See requisition 20002408 at

Applicable background checks will be conducted.

Advertising started November 2, 2020 and will run until position is filled.

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.

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Last updated November 11, 2020