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Individual Call to Scientific Employment Stimulus - 3rd Edition

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12.10.2020 - The final List of applications admitted and not admitted after the Complaint phase to the CEEC- Individual Call – 3rd edition, has been published.
15.09.2020 - The Final List of applications admitted and not admitted to the CEEC- Individual Call – 3rd Edition has been published. Candidates may submit a complaint until 11:59 p.m. of 07 October 2020.
25.06.2020 -The Provisional List of applications admitted and not admitted to the CEEC- Individual Call – 3rd Edition has been published. Non-admitted candidates now have the opportunity to pronounce in a prior hearing, being able to add supporting documentation to the comments presented, on the MyFCT Portal, until 11h59 p.m. on 9 July 2020.
14.03.2020 - Notice - Postponement of submission deadline for the association of the host institutions with each individual application. New deadline: until 5 May 2020, 5 p.m. (Lisbon time)
30.12.2019 - Applications for the Individual Call for Scientific Employment - 3rd Edition opens 30 January 2020.

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Important Dates

  • Applications: 30 January 2020 to 26 February 2020, 5 p.m. (Lisbon time)
  • Period for the association of the host institutions to each individual application: 27 February to 5 May 2020, 5 p.m. (Lisbon time)

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.

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.

The following reference levels are considered:

  1. Junior Researcher: PhD holders for 5 or less years, with limited experience in post-doctoral research or without a scientific curriculum after their PhDs in the scientific area to which they are applying.
  2. Assistant Researcher: PhD holders for over 5 years, with a relevant curriculum in the scientific area to which they are applying, but with limited scientific independence.
  3. Principal Researcher: PhD holders for over 5 years, with a relevant curriculum in the scientific area to which they are applying, demonstrating scientific independence over the past 3 years.
  4. Coordinating Researcher: PhD holders for over 5 years, holding the title of habilitado ou agregado in Portugal, with a curriculum of elevated merit in the scientific area to which they are applying, showing scientific independence and with evidence of leadership in the scientific area to which they are applying.

The call is open from 30 January 2020 until 26 February 2020, 5 p.m. (Lisbon time)

The period for the association of the host institution to each individual application is from 27 February until 5 May 2020, 5 p.m. (Lisbon time).

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

For further information about the Individual Support Call, please contact us at info.ec@fct.pt

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