Application Process

We anticipate 3 adult openings and 2 pediatric opening for a 2-year fellowship consistent with Houston Conference guidelines.

Education/training qualifications

Requirements include prior neuroscience courses, APA or CPA approved internship with a strong emphasis on neuropsychology, commitment to clinical research, and completion of doctoral requirements.  Prior to appointment as a postdoctoral fellow, individuals must provide evidence of completion of all requirements for the doctoral degree from a regionally accredited university or professional school program, including completion of internship training which meets APPIC standards; official transcript, copy of diploma or official letter from the Department Chair or Graduate Advisor will be acceptable. Postdoctoral fellows are appointed to full time positions for one year, renewable for an additional year. A total of 2000 hours of training are provided in each year, exceeding the postgraduate hours required for licensure in New Hampshire.

Qualified candidates should submit their application by:

  • December 10, 2021 for the Adult fellowship
  • January 4, 2022 for the Pediatric fellowship

Application must include:

The following should be emailed to Maureen, Department of Psychiatry, DHMC, preferably together in a zipped file:

  • Completed application cover page DOWNLOAD (DOCX)
  • Personal Statement of experience, goals, and interests:  Provide a 1-2 page maximum typewritten letter describing your clinical and research experiences and interests, fellowship objectives, and career goals.
  • Current curriculum vitae listing your educational, clinical, and research experiences; a list of the neuropsychological and psychological (e.g., PAI, MMPI, CBCL) measures with which you have experience; and the names of 3 references with their affiliation and e-mail address.
  • Three de-identified clinical neuropsychology evaluation reports reflecting a breadth of clinical experience. 
  • Up to three recently published articles, abstracts, or preprints if available. 
  • Three letters of recommendation, at least one of which is from your current supervisor/internship director, should be emailed directly by them to, and addressed to:

For Adult Fellowship

Robert M. Roth, Ph.D, ABPP
Director, Adult Neuropsychology
Department of Psychiatry
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC)

For Pediatric Fellowship

Jonathan Lichtenstein, Psy.D., MBA
Director, Pediatric Neuropsychology
Department of Psychiatry

Official graduate transcripts

Please have institutions mail or electronically send these directly to:

Maureen M. Ostertag
Department of Psychiatry (HB 7750)
One Medical Center Drive
Lebanon, NH 03756-0001


Please note that due to the current pandemic, we will only be conducting interviews via teleconference.

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