Licensure Requirements

Fellows must maintain an active psychology license in the state of West Virginia for the duration of their postdoctoral fellowship. The first year is through a Supervised Psychologist license (“Gold Card”), and the second via independent licensure. License costs are covered by the department. Fellows are expected to pass the EPPP and the West Virginia oral examination by the end of their first year. Please see here for additional details regarding the licensure process.

Eligibility Criteria and Application

Candidates must have completed all requirements for their APA-accredited doctoral program (including their dissertation) and APA-accredited internship before the fellowship start date. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in neuropsychology. Completed applications are due January 15, 2024. Those candidates invited for interviews will be notified in January and interviews will take place virtually. Our program will participate in the APPCN Match (#8201) and adheres to all associated rules and procedures.

Application materials should include:

  • Letter of interest
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of graduate transcripts
  • APPCN Verification of Completion of Doctorate form
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Two de-identified samples of neuropsychological reports.

Download the PDF information packet

Materials should be submitted electronically via email. Please direct application materials and questions to:
Michelle Hudson, PsyD, ABPP
Board Certified in Clinical Neuropsychology
Director of Neuropsychology Services and Director of Training
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology
Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine