Jessi Kittel, BS, CPIA

Jessi Kittel, BS, CPIA


Quality Assurance

Job Title

Quality Assurance Specialist, Animal Care & Use Office


Jessi came to the University of Michigan in 2016 from Tufts University, where she served as the IACUC Administrator. In her role as a Quality Assurance Specialist in the Animal Care & Use Office, Jessi is responsible for:

  • Conducting Quality Assurance (QA) visits with investigators to improve their compliance confidence,
  • Identifying impediments to the conduct of sound research, and
  • Serving as an advocate and educational resource for the U-M research community.

Jessi is also a Certified Professional IACUC Administrator.

Professional Background

  • Two years experience in quality assurance, University of Michigan

  • Three years experience in IACUC administration, Tufts University

Phone: (734) 764-6109