Post-Doctoral Fellowship Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Cambridge, MA

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT),

Last Posted:

Mon, Nov 16th, '20


January 4, 2021

Start Date:

September 1, 2021

Last Updated:

Mon, Nov 16th, '20


Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Cambridge, MA 


MIT Medical’s Student Mental Health & Counseling Services (SMH&C) is recruiting for one post-doctoral fellow in clinical/counseling psychology for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a one-year, paid, full-time position.  Approximate start and end dates: September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2022.


The fellowship aims to facilitate continued growth and competence in the areas of individual and group psychotherapy, intake evaluation and treatment planning, risk assessment and crisis intervention, interdisciplinary collaboration and consultation, campus outreach and education, and professional ethics in a college mental health setting.  Fellows receive three hours per week of supervision.  There may be opportunities for fellows to supervise pre-doctoral psychology trainees as well.  All training activities underscore a commitment to diversity, social justice, and the importance of building multicultural competence, including ongoing reflection regarding one’s own social/cultural identities and how they may impact one’s clinical work.


Fellows will earn a stipend of $50K, a full benefits package, and support for conference expenses.  By the end of the training year, fellows can expect to accrue approximately 2000 supervised hours for licensure.


Required Qualifications: 

·         Completion of a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology at an APA-accredited doctoral program

·         Completion of an APA-accredited internship in clinical or counseling psychology


Preferred Qualifications:

·         Experience in college or community mental health settings and in acute psychiatric settings (e.g., inpatient, partial hospital).   


Interested candidates may apply online to job number 19069 at  Application material must be submitted by January 4, 2021, and include (in a single PDF) the following:  a cover letter and CV, two letters of recommendation, and a statement from your graduate program that your dissertation and other program requirements will be completed prior to the start date


We will adhere to the APPIC Universal Notification Date of 2/22/21.

Please direct any questions to Evan Waldheter, Ph.D., coordinator of psychology training, at


MIT is an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, ancestry, or national or ethnic origin.