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 Adult Clinical and Health Psychology Post-Doctoral Fellowship Application Criteria


Thank you for your interest in our Adult Clinical and Health Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship Program.  We have one position available for the Adult Clinical and Health Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship track for the 2025/2026 training year.   We invite applicants from APA/CPA-accredited graduate psychology programs and APA-accredited internship sites to apply.   Applicants must demonstrate that all requirements for the doctoral degree will be met and the doctoral degree will be awarded prior to the start of the fellowship.  We welcome your application.​​​​    

You may submit application materials using the APPIC Psychology Postdoctoral application Central Application System (APPA CAS) available here. Include in the APPA CAS documents your reasons for seeking this fellowship, your training and career goals, what assets you bring to the fellowship, and three letters of recommendation (with particular reference to your clinical skills).  We request that one of these letters be from your current internship training director or clinical supervisor. Receipt of a copy of your official graduate school transcripts is required. Please contact us if you have any difficulty accessing or submitting application materials. 

Jennifer L. Michels, Ph.D., ABPP
Adult Clinical and Health Psychology Postdoctoral Fellowship   
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, RL-1
Marshfield Clinic Health System - ​​Marshfield Medical Center 
1000 North Oak Avenue
Marshfield, WI 54449

Phone:  715-387-5744 or 800-782-8581 (Ext. 79004)



Graduate School and Internship: Applications will be accepted from individuals who have received or will be receiving their doctoral degree from an APA or CPA-accredited graduate program.  Applicants must have completed or be in the process of completing an internship at an APA-accredited internship program.

Clinical Experience: At the beginning of the postdoctoral psychology fellowship, the fellow must have completed at least 1,500 hours of supervised experience in clinical practice during graduate school and/or internship training. 

Licensure: Fellows agree to attain the Wisconsin interim licensure as soon as possible during the fellowship.  Obtaining your first license is a major professional milestone. We provide significant support to assist fellows with this process. A more detailed description of the requirements for licensure in Wisconsin can be obtained from the State of Wisconsin Psychology Examining Board. Please review these requirements and forms.

Credentialing: You must be available via both email and mail during the two months prior to the start of fellowship to complete paperwork for credentialing.

Employment Requirements:  All residents and fellows complete a pre-employment screening with MCHS Employee Health prior to the start of employment.  All MCHS employees are required to receive the Influenza vaccine each year.  If there is a medical or religious reason why an employee cannot receive a vaccine, an exemption request can be completed for each vaccine. 

Application Deadline: 

For more information or questions regarding the application and support materials, please contact Jennifer Michels, Ph.D., ABPP via email at

Application Review: Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis as they are received.

Interviews: With guidance from APPIC, our program will primarily use a virtual interview process. However, if the candidate requests an additional or alternative format, we will be happy to accommodate. Regardless of interview format, applicants will be evaluated equally and will not be penalized based on the format chosen. Interviews are offered from late December through early February. Interviews are offered on a rolling basis as applications are received. 

Selection: Offers will be made on a rolling basis until all positions are filled.​​​​


Marshfield Clinic Health System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.