Position Neuropsychology Postdoctoral Fellows
Location Sacramento, CA
Job Description The Department of Neurology at the University of California, at Davis (UCD) will have openings for two neuropsychology postdoctoral fellows to begin September 1, 2023. At one given time, we typically have about 4 postdoctoral fellows. Fellows will participate in clinical, didactic and research activities. Clinical work focuses on conducting both comprehensive as well as more brief neuropsychological assessments. Opportunities for treatment are also available, including involvement in group-based brain health interventions for older adults. We offer an extensive didactic program, as well as numerous other training opportunities typical of a large university medical center. One position will be based on the UC Davis Medical Center campus in Sacramento CA. Fellows in the Sacramento location will conduct evaluations on adults with a wide variety of neurological disorders including: various dementias (e.g., AD, FTD, Primary Progressive Aphasia syndromes), epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, CNS tumors, stroke, MS, TBI, etc. Participation in Wada testing and intra-operative and extra-operative cortical brain mapping is also available and fellows regularly attend case conference associated with the epilepsy and deep brain stimulation (DBS) surgical programs. There is also one position located in the UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center in the San Francisco East Bay area. This position has a strong focus on evaluating older adults with a broad range of neurodegenerative disorders. These are all two-year positions with competitive salary plus benefits.

Application materials should include a letter of interest, CV, graduate school transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and two de-identified sample reports. In your letter of interest, please include if you are interested in being considered at the Sacramento location, Bay area location, or both. Application materials can be sent to Sarah Tomaszewski Farias, Ph.D. at UC Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y Street, suite 3700, Sacramento CA 95817 or emailed to farias@ucdavis.edu and mlchan@ucdavis.edu. For questions, please contact Dr. Farias at farias@ucdavis.edu or 916-734-6442. Deadline for application materials is December 1, 2022. For more information about the program please see our website: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/neurology/education/clinical_neuropsychology_fellowship.html