Postdoctoral Fellowship

Application Process

Timeline and Questions 

As we are launching the postmasters portion of the new interdisciplinary postgraduate fellowship for the first time this year, the start date for postmasters fellows in Social Work and Counseling is flexible and related to the USF Academic Calendar. We anticipate fellows starting in May 2024 (summer) or August 2024 (fall), prior to or at the beginning of the relevant semester. Applications will remain rolling until the position has been filled. Postmaster's fellows are able to apply directly into the posting via USF Human Resources when open. 

For the postdoctoral fellow position, the position is also listed in the Universal Psychology Postdocotoral Directory and we particpate in the postdoc Common Hold Date for applications received in December 2023 and January 2024. This position is planned for August 2024 through July 2025. Applications will remain rolling until the position has been filled. For the postdoctoral fellow position, the USF Human Resources posting will be opened after the candidate has been selected through the above process. 

Please contact the Associate Director for Training, Michael Rogers, Ph.D., via email at with any questions you may have. 

Application Materials 

All application materials  (and questions about applying) should be submitted directly to the Associate Director for Training , Michael Rogers, Ph.D. via email at 

1. Cover Letter 

  • Please include in the cover letter why you interested in a postgraduate fellowship at the USF Counseling Center, what you hope to gain through training and how your previous experiences have prepared you for this step in your path towards becoming a licensed independent practitioner

2. Curriculum Vitae (CV) or Resume

3. Unofficial Copy of Transcript from your relevant graduate degree(s)

4. Three letters of recommendation, with at least one coming from a current or past clinical supervisor