| Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Centro de Matemática e Aplicações Fundamentais at the University of Lisbon, invites applications for Post Doctoral Fellowships for research in the following areas:

  • Applied Statistics
  • Harmonic Maps and Geometry of submanifolds
  • Singularities of Legendrian varieties
  • Nonlinear Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations
  • Stochastic Analysis
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Mathematical and Numerical Methods in Mechanics
  • Logic
  • History of Mathematics

The positions are funded by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT) by way of the project “POCTI ISFL-1-209” (Portugal-FEDER EU). The selected candidates are expected to stay in the University of Lisbon between October 2004 and August 2005, but there may be adjustments according to the needs in each case.

Grant amount

The position is for 11 months in Portugal, the amount of the fellowship being 1.495 Euro per month (free of taxes) plus travelling expenses.

Eligibility and Deadline

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in mathematics obtained after July 1, 2000, and they must show a very strong research promise in one of the areas above. There are no teaching duties associated with this position.

Please send a curriculum vitae, reprints, preprints and/or dissertation abstract, a statement of research interests (of no more than 1,000 words) and two letters of recommendation to:

CMAF - Universidade de Lisboa,
Av. Prof. Gama Pinto, 2,
1649-003 Lisboa, Portugal

To insure full consideration, complete applications should be received no later than July 16, 2004.

Application information

For any questions or enquiries, please send an e-mail to  cmaf@ptmat.fc.ul.pt