University of Colorado School of Medicine


Department of Neurosurgery 
Director: Michael R. Greher, PhD, ABPP-CN 
Associate Director: Christopher H. Domen, PhD, ABPP-CN

University of Colorado School of Medicine
12631 E. 17th Avenue, C307
Aurora, CO 80045

Telephone: 303-724-2305 FAX: 303-724-2300 

Fellowship description: /assets/1748/ucsom_neuropsychology_fellowship_program_description_2020_v_final.pdf

Will program do interviews at INS: Yes

Policy regarding on site interviews: Selected applicants will be offered interviews at the INS conference in February of the application year. For applicants not attending the meeting, interviews can be arranged at the University of Colorado School of Medicine or over via phone/video conference, if necessary.

Application deadline: January 1, 2020
Residency start date: September 2020

Clinical neuropsychology residency openings: 2

Clinical neuropsychologists: 4 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 1 Consultant
With ABCN/ABPP: 4 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 1 Consultant

Other psychologists: 0 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants
With ABPP: 0 Full-time; 0 Part-time; 0 Consultants

Graduate training of residency applicants:

Preferred: Clinical Psychology with experience in neuropsychology; Neuropsychology
Accepted: Counseling Psychology with experience in neuropsychology
Not Accepted: School Psychology; Behavioral Medicine; Experimental Psychology; Applicants from non-APA-accredited graduate schools and/or internships

Primary emphasis: Adult

Emphases of training opportunities:

Strong: Movement Disorders/DBS Surgical Evals, Epilepsy/Surgical Evals, Multiple Sclerosis, Dementia, Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury, Brain Tumor
Moderate: Research, Forensics
Weak: Rehabilitation, Psychotherapy

Availability of patient populations:

Strong: Brain Tumor, Epilepsy, Movement Disorders, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, Traumatic Brain Injury
Moderate: Encephalitis
Weak: HIV, Stroke, Psychiatric, ADHD/LD

Send application materials via email to using the following format:

• One PDF file with documents in the following order:
1. Cover letter, with detailed statement of goals for postdoctoral training and intended professional practice
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Two de-identified sample reports
4. Copies of graduate transcripts
5. Verification of Completion of Doctorate (to be completed by Dissertation Chair or Director of Clinical Training).
6. Three letters of recommendation from current or former supervisors/mentors (letters may also be emailed directly to Ms. Jennifer Hasenbalg, if referees prefer).

Updated 10/21/2019