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Research Fellowship

Reference: CEI_BI01_2020

Application deadline: 17-01-2020 to 31-01-2020

Duration: 12 months

Starts: February 2024


1 research position for a Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação “) is opened at Centro de Estudos Internacionais do Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (CEI-IUL), in the scope of “Europe for Citizens” e “Erasmus +” programs.


Reference: CEI_BI01_2020

Main research field: Social Sciences

Admission Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree on International Studies or similar;
  • Proved research experience in International Studies, or similar areas;
  • Proved experience on academic events coordination, with national and international researcher teams;
  • Excellent verbal and written skills, Portuguese and English.
  • Solid informatic knowledge as user and social networks and website management.


Workplan: Field research and project support, namely data collection, preparation of bibliographic inventories, organization of scientific events, preparation and dissemination of scientific results of the projects.

Applicable legislation: The Grant will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, Law no. 40/2004, dated August 18 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow) and Regulation for Research Fellowships of FCT (

Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Centro de Estudos Internacionais do ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, under the supervision of CEI-IUL director, Luís Nuno Rodrigues.

Duration: 12 months with the possibility of renewal. Start date February 2020.

Financial terms: Payment will depend on academic and professional experience, according to the table of grants defined by FCT for positions held in Portugal ( Voluntary Social Contribution and personal accidents insurance will be paid. The payment will be made by bank transfer.

Selection criteria

  1. Academic evaluation – 40%
  2. Suitability of the candidate’s profile to the project based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan, namely event coordination– 40%
  3. Written skills & motivation letter evaluation – 10%
  4. Language skills (Portuguese & English) – 10%

In case of need the Jury will decide to summon the candidates for an interview up to the maximum of 5.


Jury Composition:

Professor Doutor Luís Nuno Rodrigues (President)

Professora Doutora Ana Lúcia Sá (Member)

Professor Doutor Marcelo Moriconi (Member)


Communication of the results: The selected candidate will be notified by email.

Submissions should be sent through email ( mentioning the ref: CEI_BI01_2020.

Required Documents: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae and degree certificate(s).


Vacant posts: 1

Type of contract: Information not available

Job Country: Portugal

Job City: Lisboa

Job Company/Institute: Centro de Estudos Internacionais – IUL

Application acceptance start date:  January 16th

Application Closing date: January 31st


Company data / Contacts:

Institute: ISCTE- IUL – Centro de Estudos Internacionais


Avenida das Forças Armadas, Edifício ISCTE

Lisboa – 1649-026 LISBOA




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