Why Work Here?

If you’re eager to work at the cutting edge of CRISPR gene editing technology, the Gene Editing Institute is the place to be. The Gene Editing Institute leads the field in advancing the science and precision of gene editing. It is the only institute of its kind embedded in a world-class community health system, ChristianaCare, and brings a unique patient focus to its work.

Led by gene editing pioneer Eric Kmiec, our extraordinary team works closely together in our state-of-the-art laboratories, developing disease-conquering therapies through breakthrough discoveries and research. We are passionate in our pursuit of science to improve the human condition.

Open Positions

If you'd like to join our team, please see our current openings below.

ChristianaCare’s Gene Editing Institute is currently searching for a science education intern to support Gene Editing 360™, the institute’s STEM-focused education program. We are seeking a senior or recent graduate of a 4-year institute with a keen interest in education and a background in science. Reporting to the Gene Editing Institute’s education program manager, the interns’ primary responsibility is to help facilitate CRISPR in a Box™ workshops. Additionally, the intern will support with program logistics and partner engagement. This paid internship is a minimum of 20 hour/week, Monday through Friday from September to June.

To learn more about this internship position and to apply, please contact Include your resume and cover letter to be considered for the position.