Manager Clinical Pathology Laboratory

05 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
02 Aug 2019
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Full Time

The College of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University is accepting applications for the position of Laboratory Manager in the Department of Veterinary Pathology’s Clinical Pathology Laboratory which performs approximately 180,000 tests per year. Clients include the Lloyd Veterinary Medical Center, graduate students, researchers, and veterinarians throughout Iowa and the United States who have contracted our services.

The primary duties of this position include managing the technical, financial and administrative operations of the College of Veterinary Medicine Clinical Pathology Laboratory; acquire and supervise the professional personnel (medical technologist) and students needed to accomplish the work of the laboratory; achieve and maintain effective and productive relationships between the laboratory and other departments and divisions of the college; propose and conduct clinical testing projects in support of the research programs of the College of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Teaching Hospital and other ISU departments; to provide reference laboratory capabilities for practicing veterinarians and other research/educational institutions; to manage the laboratory information system and to instruct graduate students on appropriate laboratory techniques.

The successful candidate will possess superior organizational skills, a meticulous attention to detail, the ability to think autonomously, and will have effective supervisory skills.