Research Fellowship (M / F)
The Centre of Mathematics of the University of Porto (CMUP) has opened a call for 3 Post-Doctoral fellowships within the scope of UID/MAT/00144/2013 Project, financially supported by national funds through FCT/MCTES (PIDDAC), under the following conditions:
Field of study: Mathematics
Admission requirements: candidates with a PhD on Mathematics or other relevant field for CMUP’s research interests.
Work Plan: Scientific research in Mathematics or related fields according to CMUP’s research goals.
Applicable laws and regulations: Law No. 40/2004, of August 18th, altered and republished by Decree-Law No. 202/2012, of August 27th, altered also by Decree-Law No. 233/2012, of October 29th, by Law No. 12/2013, of January 29th and by Decree-Law No. 89/2013, of July 9th (Research Fellowship Holder Statute); “Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia” Research Fellowships Regulation, (available at http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamento.phtml.pt) and University of Porto Research Fellowships Regulation ( available at https://sigarra.up.pt/up/pt/noticias_geral.ver_noticia?p_nr=6016).
Workplace: The work will be developed at the CMUP based at the Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Portugal, under scientific supervision of a CMUP’s integrated member, to be assigned by CMUP’s direction board.
Criteria 1: Curricular Evaluation - 50%. Considering: CV (including publications list)
Criteria 2: Assessment of revealed qualities to pursue mathematical research and its relevance to CMUP’s research areas (see research areas: https://cmup.fc.up.pt/main/research-areas ) – 50%. Considering: suggested work plan (which must be at most 2 pages long), 2 recommendation letters and previous scientific publications.
An individual interview might take place (eventually through videoconference) for the candidates ranked in the first positions. In this case, these are the criteria for final ranking:
Criteria 1: Curricular evaluation - 40%. Considering: CV (including publications list)
Criteria 2: Assessment of revealed qualities to pursue mathematical research and its relevance to CMUP’s research areas (see research areas: https://cmup.fc.up.pt/main/research-areas ) – 40%. Considering: suggested work plan, recommendation letters and previous scientific publications.
Criteria 3: Interview assessment: 20%
Selection Jury composition:
President – Prof. Dr. Sílvio Marques de Almeida Gama
1º effective member – Prof. Dr. Helena Maria Monteiro Moreira Oliveira dos Reis
2º effective member – Prof. Dr. Luís António Teixeira de Oliveira
1º alternate member – Prof. Dr. Jorge Miguel Milhazes de Freitas
2º alternate member – Prof. Doutor Samuel António de Sousa Dias Lopes
Form of advertising / notification of results:
The final results of the evaluation will be published and a grid with each candidate’s score will be sent to each candidate’s registered e-mail address.
Application deadline and forms for submitting applications:
The call will be open for 10 working days. Applications must be formalized by an application letter accompanied by the following documents: motivation letter, suggested workplan, Curriculum Vitae including publications list, qualification certificates and other relevant documents.
Applications and recommendation letters must be sent by e-mail, indicating the following subject: UID/MAT/00144/2013 - FCT/MCTES, to the following e-mail addresses: email@example.com with CC to firstname.lastname@example.org
Application Deadline: de 2-05-2018 a 15-05-2018