NOTICE OF THE OPENNING OF AN INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION FOR RECRUITMENT ONE POST-DOC RESEARCHER
António Fernando Sousa da Silva, Full Professor and Dean of the Faculty of Sciences of Oporto University, advertises the opening for 15 working days of an international competition for recruitment of ONE researcher holding a PhD, within the Projecto de Investigação Científica e Desenvolvimento Tecnológico (IC&DT): 02/SAICT/2017, “Limiting laws ruling dynamical systems” funded by FCT, reference PTDC/MAT-PUR/28177/2017.
Field of study: Mathematics
Subfield: Dynamical Systems and Extreme Value Theory
1) PhD in Mathematics or related area.
2) Research Experience in Extreme Value Theory or Ergodic Theory.
Young researchers who obtained their PhD recently are encouraged to apply.
In case the PhD has been obtained by a foreign Institution, it must comply with the provisions of Decree-Law no. 341/2007, and any formalities established there must be fulfilled up to the application deadline. Failure to comply with these requirements will result in the rejection of the application.
Applicable laws and regulations:
Duration of the contract: This work contract starts on the 1st of December of 2018 and remains for the period necessary for the execution of the defined tasks, in a regime of exclusive dedication.
Value of monthly maintenance allowance: €2.128,34 according to item a) of No. 1 of Article 15 of Law No. 57/2017, of July 19th, and with the first position of the initial level provided for in Article 2 of the Regulatory Decree No. 11-A/2017, of December 29th, corresponding to the level 33 of the single remuneration table.
The selection will be based on the evaluation of the candidate’s scientific and academic career (APPC). It may be complemented by an interview if the selection committee deems it necessary.
The evaluation of the scientific and curricular career (APPC) focuses on the following two criteria and will be obtained by the following formula:
Criterion 1: Curricular Evaluation - 50%. Elements to consider: CV (including the list of publications).
Criterion 2: Assessment of revealed qualities to pursue mathematical research and its relevance to the research goals of the Project (areas of Dynamical Systems, Ergodic Theory and Extreme Value Theory) - 50%. Elements to consider: proposed work plan and previous scientific publications.
An individual interview (E) might take place (possibly through videoconference) for the candidates ranked in the first three positions.
The final classification (CF), in the case of no interview, will be determined by the following formula:
The final classification, in the case of interview, will be determined:
President: Prof. Dr. Jorge Miguel Milhazes Freitas
1st effective member: Prof. Dra. Ana Cristina Moreira Freitas
2nd effective member: Prof. Dr. José Ferreira Alves
1st alternate member: Dr. Romain Aimino
Preliminary Hearing and deadline for Final Decision: according to article 121 of the Code of Administrative Procedure, after being notified, the candidates have 10 working days to pronounce.
Within a maximum period of 90 days from the deadline for the submission of applications, the final decisions of the jury are given.
The present recruitment call is exclusively intended to fill the vacancy indicated, and may be terminated until the homologation of the final ranking list of the candidates and expiring with the respective occupation of the job on offer.
Non-discrimination and equal access policy:
FCUP actively promotes a policy of non-discrimination and equal access, so that no candidate can be privileged, beneficiary, disadvantaged or private of any right or exemption from any duty owing, in particular, to ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, economic situation, education, social origin or condition, genetic heritage, reduced working capacity, disability , chronic illness, nationality, ethnic origin or race, territory of origin, language, religion, political or ideological beliefs and trade union membership.
Under the terms of D.L. No. 29/2001, of February 3rd, the disabled candidate has preference in equal classification, which prevails over any other legal preference. Candidates must declare their respective degree of incapacity, the type of disability and the means of communication / expression to be used in the selection process, under the terms of the aforementioned diploma.
The application is open from 22/10/2018 to 12/11/2018