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Unique identifier: 3fc85b9e-e6aa-4cd8-81b5-e81a6b90d37f

1. Descrição do cargo/posição/bolsa
1. Job description


Job/Fellowship Reference: C2008-UL-GFM

Main research field: Mathematics

Sub research field:

Job summary:

The Group of Mathematical Physics of the University of Lisbon (GFM-UL) invites applications for one five-year research position in the following areas:

1.       Industrial Mathematics and Mathematical Modelling

2.       Mathematical Computation

3.       Optimization (Deterministic/Stochastic)

Job description:

Universidade de Lisboa   |   University of Lisbon

Applicants should have a PhD in Mathematics or equivalent, and a strong mathematical background in one or more relevant areas such as Analysis, Applied Dynamical Systems, Combinatorial Optimization, Numerical Analysis, Numerical Optimization, Stochastic Analysis and Modelling, Stochastic Optimal Control, etc.


A strong publication record which clearly demonstrates the ability of carrying out independent research is required.


Experience of interaction with industrial partners will be a plus.


Besides carrying out research, the successful candidate is also expected to participate actively in the development of GFM-UL's activities in connection with Industry.


For more information about the group, please visit http://gfm.cii.fc.ul.pt/


Besides a letter of application, candidates should send a curriculum vitae, summary of research acomplishments and two reference letters.


All documents must be sent both in

> digital form to: zambrini@cii.fc.ul.pt 

>  in print to:

 Jean-Claude Zambrini

Group of Mathematical Physics of the University of Lisbon

Complexo Interdisciplinar

Av. Prof. Gama Pinto 2

1649-003 Lisboa


Please refer to job reference in all application materials.

Application deadline: 10 September 2008


5-year position, base salary: 43k€ (annual)


Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years postdoctoral research experience. In exceptional cases, duly justified, FCT may consider accepting applicants with less than 3 years of post-doctoral experience.

The jury reserves the right not to fulfil the posts in the absence of qualified applications.


Please note: The funding for this call and the final appointment of these positions are dependent on the approval from Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia of the pre-selected candidates proposed by the University of Lisbon.


For more job opportunities in the University of Lisbon, please consult

CIÊNCIA 2008/PostDoctoral positions www.ul.pt


Vacant posts: 1

Type of contract: Contrato a termo certo

Job country: Portugal

Job city: Lisboa

Job company/institute: Group of Mathematical Physics of the University of Lisbon

Application deadline: 10 Setembro 2008
(The Application's deadline must be confirmed on the Job Description)

2. Dados de contactos da organização
2. Organization contact data

Organization/institute: Group of Mathematical Physics of the University of Lisbon

Complexo Interdisciplinar, Av. Prof. Gama Pinto 2
Lisboa - 1649-003 Lisboa

Email: zambrini@cii.fc.ul.pt

Website: http://gfm.cii.fc.ul.pt

3. Habilitações académicas
3. Required education Level

Degree: PhD in Mathematics or equivalent
Degree field: Mathematics
4. Línguas exigidas
4. Required languages

Language: English
Priority: High
Reading: Excelent
Writing: Excelent
Comprehension: Excelent
Conversation: Excelent
5. Experiência exigida em investigação
5. Required research experience

Main Research Field: Mathematics
Research Sub-Field:
Years of Research Experience: 3 years