The Center for International Studies (CEI-IUL) announces that Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia opened the call for recruitment of researchers holding a PhD degree.


Within this call, CEI-IUL welcomes proposals to be integrated in its regional areas of interest and Research Groups:


. Institutions, Governance and International Relations

– Societal Challenges

– Economics and Globalization



Portuguese and non-Portuguese researchers can apply provided that they:

– have at least three years of research work after completing their PhD

– integrate their work programmes into the framework of CEI-IUL’s Research Groups;

– have a record of relevant scientific publication.


The identification of possibilities and interests regarding applications within the framework of Horizon 2020, through its pillars Societal Challenges (Collaborative Projects), Excellent Science (European Research Council and Marie Sklodwska-Curie Actions) and other horizontal activities (Science with and for Society) will be welcomed.


How to apply

The proposals must be submitted by e-mail to the Scientific Committee of the CEI-IUL to the address with the reference FCT Investigator 2014. The proposal must include:

. a detailed CV

. a cover letter describing the candidate research interests and stating the research group chosen

. a work plan following the FCT model


Application deadlines

. Proposals must be submitted to CEI-IUL until May 28, 5PM

. Decisions will be communicated to the candidates by e-mail until June 3rd.

. Successful candidates shall then submit their proposals to FCT until June 16



Any other information can be obtained at

More information about the call on the FCT website