2022 Opportunity: paleontologists and sedimentologists needed (CEEC-IND


Individual Call to Scientific Employment Stimulus - 5th Edition - 2022

[updated in January 2022]


and any other Earth Sciences topic that complement our research team: paleobotany, sedimentology, invertebrate paleontology, vertebrate paleo-histology, paleoichthyologists, ichnologist, etc.

for advanced researchers via a competitive call at FCT funding agency, the Individual Call to Scientific Employment Stimulus, for research contract up to six-years.

The host institution is GEOBIOTEC: GeoBioSciences, GeoTechnologies and GeoEngineering (Geobiociências, Geoengenharias e Geotecnologias), which is the research center of the Department of Earth Sciences of the NOVA University of Lisbon.

Email: omateus@fct.unl.pt

Deadline: March 3rd, 2022, but please contact us before.

Official information: https://www.fct.pt/apoios/contratacaodoutorados/empregocientifico/ceec_ind_5.phtml.en

Applications: https://myfct.fct.pt/.

The Individual Call is aimed at PhD holders of any nationality or stateless with a background in any scientific area who wish to develop their scientific research or technological development activity in Portugal, integrated into R&D units funded by FCT.

Applicants should indicate the host institution where they will develop their research plan. The selected doctorates are directly hired by the identified host institution, through FCT funding.

Applications are submitted electronically, in English, through the electronic platform to be made available in due course.

The applications are submitted electronically, in English, through the electronic platform.

1) Think, design and write a very good scientific project. Having a Portuguese component is always important.

Applications are submitted online via a dedicated FCT web application.
The application comprises the following parts to be evaluated:

a) Research plan, including a rigorous selection of the main activities to be developed.
b) Synopsis of the scientific and curricular path, highlighting the main activities and results obtained in the last 5 years;
c) Curriculum vitae;
d) Motivation letter, identifying up to two main contributions of the candidate in the last 5 years and the expected main contributions for the next years;
e) Synopsis of the host conditions and description of the integration of the proposed research plan into the strategy of the associated research unit. The host institution is the GeoBioTec, GeoBioSciences, GeoTechnologies and GeoEngineering (see doc with description).

2) Register on the CIÊNCIA ID platform: CIÊNCIA ID - www.ciencia-id.pt

The CIÊNCIA ID platform allows you to have access, with only a single account, to the science services which are essential for the submission of your application, namely your curriculum vitae CIÊNCIAVITAE - https://cienciavitae.pt/

The CV of the applicants used for the evaluation will be exclusively obtained through this platform.

3) Uploaded the project at MyFCT website - https://myfct.fct.pt/. The Host institution is GeoBioTec.

Duration: The duration is up to 6 year according to article 24 of Regulamento deEmprego Científico.