Claire Danielson



  • Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) Program Director
  • Assistant Teaching Professor
  • MLS Academic Advisor
  • BS, Medical Lab science, Michigan Technological University
  • MA, Biological Sciences, Laboratory Management, Michigan Technological University


Claire attended Michigan Tech where she received a Bachelor's degree in Medical Laboratory Science (MLS). After graduation, she completed her clinical practicum at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, MN. She has worked at the University of Colorado Health in Immunohematology, Microbiology, and Chemistry. She has also worked at Baraga County Memorial Hospital as a Generalist and Microbiology Supervisor. Claire returned to Michigan Tech to complete her Master's degree in Biological Sciences, Laboratory Management in 2019. She is currently the MLS Program Director, Assistant Teaching Professor, and Academic Advisor for the MLS program. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, nordic skiing, Lake Superior, and cooking.

Teaching Interests

  • Immunohematology
  • Medical Bacteriology
  • Phlebotomy