Postdoctoral Fellowship

Application Process

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis with an initial review of applications to begin on January, 2019. Skype interviews will be offered to preferred candidates in January and February 2019, and offers will be made on or before February 25, 2019. The selected candidates will be subject to a Level 2 Background Check.

Please submit the following documents to Dr. Jonathan Mitchell at  as one attachment:

  1.  A cover letter outlining your specific interests in our program.
  2. Curriculum vita
  3. Three letters of recommendation, at least one of which must be from an internship supervisor.
  4. A letter from your dissertation chair regarding dissertation status and anticipated completion date.
  5. A statement from the internship training director indicating good standing in the program and expected completion date (if the internship is already completed, please submit certificate or similar documentation).
  6. Graduate transcripts
  7. One document answering the following questions:

In your materials, please identify the track for which you are applying. (You may express interest in more than one track.) Please note that if your dissertation chair and/or training director are recommendation letter writers, they can provide the required statements as a part of their 

Please email any questions to Dr. Jonathan Mitchell, Postdoctoral Fellowship Training Coordinator, at Please send your email with high importance and with "USF PD QUESTION" in your subject line.