Primary Care Research Fellowship Application Process

Applicants to the Primary Care Research Fellowship Program at the Sheps Center will be accepted beginning in August 2017 and interviews will be offered to select applicants beginning in October 2017 for positions to begin July 2018. Position offers will be made on a rolling basis to strong applicants whose interests fit UNC’s programs and faculty.

Applicants are invited to contact the program director, Donald Pathman, MD, MPH, at to discuss the program and answer questions.


Apply to the postdoctoral position HERE.  


Other Requirements (upload through the Careers at Carolina website):

  • Up-to-date curriculum vitae and cover letter
  • Certification/licenses
  • Personal statement detailing your objectives in undertaking a research-oriented training fellowship and your proposed career direction after the fellowship
  • Submit two letters of recommendation on letterhead from persons familiar with your talents, interests, promise in research, and future directly to the program coordinator, Lindsay McCall at:


If there are questions, please contact the Program Coordinator, Lindsay McCall at 919-966-8628 or