Junior Researcher Positions

An international tender to fulfill 3 vacancies for the position of Junior Researcher in the field of Mathematics, is open for 10 working days following the publication of the present notice in Diário da República [Official Journal of the Portuguese Republic, 30/07/2020]. The stated position will be held under a public service employment contract of specified duration at University of Coimbra, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, UNIDADE 324 - Centro de Matemática da UC.

Public tender reference: IT057-20-10081

Place of Work: University of Coimbra, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia, UNIDADE 324 - Centro de Matemática da UC

Job description: The Junior Researchers will contribute for the development of CMUC project during the period 2020-2023, in particular of the CMUC research group in which they will be integrated. The tasks involved include: (a) Participation in the activities of CMUC with their specialized expertise; (b) Develop research tasks integrated in one of the research groups of CMUC (Algebra and Combinatorics; Algebra, Logic and Topology; Analysis; Geometry; Numerical Analysis and Optimization; Probability and Statistics); (c) Production and edition of scientific papers and progress reports of their research work; (d) Supervision of PhD students in topics covered by CMUC project; (e) Participation in the outreach activities of CMUC.

Gross monthly wage: € 2134,73, corresponding to level 33 of the single remuneration table, approved by Ordinance no. 1553-C/2008, of 31 December and in conjunction with Decree-Law no. 10-B / 2020, of March 20, which updated the remuneration base and the value of the monthly base salaries of the Public Administration.

Contract length: three-year contract.

For more information see the official announcement at


Job location: 
Centre for Mathematics of the University of Coimbra
3001-501 Coimbra
Contact and application information
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Contact name: 
Jorge Picado
Contact email: