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Application Process

Application Materials

  1. Form specifying which position(s) the candidate is applying for and the rank ordering of the positions (RANK ORDER LIST)
  2. Letter detailing clinical and research interests
  3. Curriculum Vitae
  4. Official graduate transcripts
  5. Three letters of reference (this must include one from the director of the graduate school program or dissertation chair attesting to performance in graduate school and likelihood of completion of all requirements for graduation prior to 10/15 and one from someone at the internship training site)
  6. Representative publications

Address and Notification Information


Send materials to: Nadine J. Kaslow, PhD, ABPP, Psychology Postdoctoral Residency Training Director Professor and Chief Psychologist (Grady), Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Grady Health System - 13th Floor 80 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30303; Phone: (404) 616-4757; FAX: (404) 616-2898;
SEND ALL MATERIALS VIA EMAIL IF POSSIBLE. Application materials for the Non-Neurology Psychology Positions must be received by January 3, 2018. We will follow the APPIC Postdoctoral Selection Guidelines and thus offers will be made after 10:00am Eastern Time on Monday February 26, 2018. 


For the pediatric neuropsychology positions, send questions and applications to David Marcus, PhD, ABPP by email at or by phone at 404-785-2813. Applications for the Fellowship Program are to be submitted electronically through the APPA CAS Application for Psychology Postdoctoral Training ( The APPIC Psychology Postdoctoral Application (APPA) is a service of the Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers (APPIC). APPA allows Interns to apply to a number of participating programs offering postdoctoral residencies through a centralized application process. The fee for applicants to use the CAS is $25 to submit the first application and $15 for each additional application. The residency program participates in the APPCN match program conducted by National Matching Services, Inc. All applicants to APPCN programs also are required to register for the match; information about registration can be found at the web site ( The application fee is $125.  All application materials are due at this site by 5:00 PM on December 22, 2017. Rank order lists are due on February 20, 2018. Applicants will be notified of their status on February 26, 2018 through the ABCN Match process.

For the adult neuropsychology residency, send applications to Suzanne Penna, PhD, ABPP/ABCN, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine Emory University, 1441 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322; Phone: (404)712-5667, FAX: (404)712-5668, THERE ARE NO POSITIONS AVAILABLE IN 2018. 


After application materials are reviewed, applicants will be invited for an on-site interview. Neuropsychology applicants for the adult and child positions will be interviewed at the International Neuropsychological Society meeting. Telephone interviews are available for applicants unable to attend an in person interview. Applicants who have special needs that might require an accommodation during the interview are encouraged to share this information with the Postdoctoral Residency Training Director. The program is committed to providing access for all people with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations if notified within one week prior to the scheduled interview.


For the non-neuropsychology positions, we will notify applicants as soon as we know their status.   In addition, the residency will observe the 2017-2018 Selection Process Guidelines set forth by APPIC, with exception that we do not use the online application.  For these positions, we will attempt to make offers by Monday February 27, 2017.  Candidates who receive offers elsewhere prior to that date should contact the Postdoctoral Residency Training Director as soon as possible so that decisions can be made with related to the reciprocal offer option. 

For the neuropsychology positions, the match and notification dates of the Association of Postdoctoral Programs in Clinical Neuropsychology (APPCN) are observed. Specifically, application are due January 1, 2017 and Match Day is February 22, 2017.

Note:   Availability of positions may vary by year.  Current available positions are noted on rank order sheet.  Applicants to the Pediatric and Adult Neuropsychology Residency positions must participate in the APPCN national matching system.