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Join our genetic counseling team

Geisinger is continually searching for genetic counselors to join our dynamic, stimulating team on the forefront of genomic medicine. Our goal is to listen to your career needs and help you find the right fit.

Geisinger genetic counselors currently hold faculty, research and clinical positions in:

  • Autism and developmental medicine
  • Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
  • Maternal-fetal medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Precision medicine
  • Oncology

As a genetic counselor at Geisinger, you'll enjoy:

  • Working with national leaders in genetic counseling, medical genetics and genomic research.
  • Supportive career recognition as a valued contributor.
  • A flexible workload with clinical and research projects, tailored to your interest when possible.

Research opportunities

At Geisinger, you can split your time between the clinic and research on projects like the MyCode Community Health Initiative Genomic Screening and Counseling Program.

Working in our clinics

As a leader in genomic medicine, Geisinger values the role that genetic counselors play in a patient's diagnostic journey and promotes genetic counselors working at the top of their license.

Current Openings:

Apply by sending your resume and cover letter to Grace Lowry at

  • Genetic Counselor - Research (Danville PA, Scranton PA, Wilkes Barre PA, Harrisburg PA, Atlantic City NJ) Apply now
  • Genetic Counselor Clinical Apply now
  • Leadership position as Program Director for innovative genetic counselor education. Apply now

Contact our recruiter.

If you're a genetic counselor, we want to talk with you.

Submit a resume and cover letter to:

Grace Lowry
Department of Professional Staffing

Meet our team

Geisinger has over 25 genetic counselors including leaders in the field. Leadership at Geisinger allows our genetic counselors to guide their own paths and work with the patient population that interests them the most. Our institutional commitment to research and a focus on precision health helps us provide the best care for our patients and shape genomic healthcare nationally, as we incorporate genomics into routine clinical care.

Schedule a visit.

Interested in talking with a genetic counselor at Geisinger? Want to learn more about our program?

Visit our Danville campus to meet other counselors, tour our clinical and research facilities, and learn all about what makes Geisinger unique. Free accommodation may be available in our Genome House during your visit.

During your trip you can enjoy the surrounding natural beauty of central Pennsylvania. Urban life is easily accessible with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia or Washington D.C. just an afternoon's drive away.

Email Shannon Getchey at: to schedule your visit. Undergraduate students that are interested in shadowing a Genetic Counselor can also contact Shannon for more information about our shadowing program.