Call for expressions of interest in positions at the Department

Assistant Professor

Call for expressions of interest in assistant professorship positions at the Department of Mathematics of Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa

Over the next few years, Faculdade de Ciêncais is expected to hire professors of mathematics at the assistent level. The call is directed to PhD holders in the field of Mathematics. The department is interested in people with a record of publications and promising scientific outlook, who like to teach and who want to work at Faculdade de Ciências. Postdoctoral experience, international experience and teaching experience are preferred factors.The department offers ample opportunities because it is in an ongoing process of renewal. 

The department is both a service department for other areas of the faculty and the university, and a research department. It aims to strengthen its graduate program. The teaching load is expected to be moderate, consisting both of service courses to other ares of the school (e.g., Calculus, Linear Algebra) and more advanced courses (including graduate courses). We offer good working conditions: modern facilities, a very complete library, electronic access to journals, individual office, as well as the opportunity to integrate research centers affiliated with the department (these centers may provide financing for research).

Those interested in answering this call should contact our secretarial office at

Interested parties should send a CV that includes contacts for three letters of recommendation (one of them for teaching), and teaching and research statements. Each of these statements should be at most one page long (not counting references). Candidates are expected to be able to teach in Portuguese after one year.

The call is open in permanence but a first official position should open in the coming months (in an area to be determined).