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Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto
FCT call for postdoc positions

Ref: CAUP2011-02UnI-BPD

FCT has opened the 2011 call for applications for postdoc individual grants (deadline 27 June 17h00). These are individual grants for three years, with the possibility of being renewed for further three years.

CAUP will support applications that are broadly relevant for the following research topics:

Applications from researchers able to complement the expertise of the existing scientific teams and capable of adding value to the participation in major international projects are given preference. In particular, postdoc research programs that potentiate the Portuguese participation in ESO and ESA will be considered favorably.

For further inquires and requests of information please use the contact below or contact directly a potential supervisor/collaborator at CAUP (see the list of researchers).

The calendar is the following:

  • 7 June: submission to CAUP of a CV, together with a brief statement of research interests
  • 9 June: pre-selected candidates will be contacted in order to proceed with the detailed preparation of the application, under the supervision of a senior researcher at CAUP
  • up to 27 June: the full application is reviewed by the supervisor at CAUP and submitted by the candidate to FCT

If you would like to have CAUP as the host institution of your FCT postdoc application please contact: Mário João Monteiro (Head, Research Unit). The pre-application must be sent by email (a single PDF file is preferred) to this contact within the indicated dates. Only pre-selected applicants will be supported by CAUP.

Pre-Selection Committee
Jorge F. Gameiro
Carlos J. A. P. Martins
Mário J. P. F. G. Monteiro (Chair)
Nuno C. Santos
Pedro T. P. Viana

Publication Date
10th of May, 2011

The period for application submission has ended for this opportunity.