Postdoctoral Researcher position in Lisbon on Higher Structures and Applications

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral researcher position in the "Higher Structures and Applications" research team, funded by the Portuguese funding body FCT.

The Higher Structures and Applications project uses higher algebraic structures to obtain new results in topology, geometry and algebra, and to develop applications in related areas of physics and in topological quantum computation.

The current team members are:
Pedro Boavida, Joao Esteves, Bjorn Gohla, Joao Faria Martins (Univ. Leeds),
John Huerta, Pedro Lopes, Marco Mackaay (Univ. Algarve),
Aleksandar Mikovic (Univ. Lusofona), Roger Picken, Marko Stosic
(IST, Lisbon, unless specified otherwise)

Further details:

- location: Instituto Superior Tecnico, University of Lisbon
- duration: 2 years with a possible 6-month extension depending on funding
- annual gross salary: 29796,76 euros, with meal subsidy and social security benefits
- starting date: 1st July, 2019

Candidates should send the following documents as pdf files at the latest by 30th April, 2019

1) a cv with the names of at least two people willing to write a recommendation
2) a research statement
3) copies of their most relevant publications
4) PhD certificate
5) PhD thesis

by email to with copy to and await an email acknowledgement.

Job location: 
Instituto Superior Tecnico
1049-001 Lisbon
Contact and application information
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Contact name: 
Roger Picken
Postdoctoral fellowships