Genetic Counselor Assistant Opportunity

Are you a University of South Carolina undergraduate student seeking exposure to genetic counseling?


If you’re serious about being a genetic counselor, you are already aware that sustained experience in a medical genetics setting is a plus when you apply for graduate school. We would like to engage a promising undergraduate student as a part-time Genetic Counselor Assistant. The selected candidate would assist genetic counselor faculty with educational and administrative projects in a 10-15 hour per week position.


Applicants should submit a cover letter expressing their interest and future education plans, a current resume/ curriculum vitae, their most recent undergraduate transcript and two letters of recommendation, one of which is from a USC professor. Please scan materials and submit electronically to genetics@uscmed.sc.edu

Apply for Summer Session 2017 before May 1

Apply for Fall Semester 2017 before August 1

Apply for Spring Semester 2018 before December 1


Selected applicants will be contacted for interview. One qualified genetic counselor assistant will be selected per semester.


Come work with us!!