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The EfS Initiative cooperates with the associated R&D units in order to host Post-Docs researchers. Researchers willing to develop activities in the areas covered by the EfS Initiative can send expressions of interest at any time.

Reception Conditions

The research work is developed in the premises of the associated R&D units.

Candidates are supposed to ensure their own funding. The EfS Initiative is available to assist applicants in order to find funding support. Information about scholarships can be found on the webpage of the International Relations Office of the University of Coimbra.

Useful information

At the "Welcome Centre for Visiting Researchers" and in the "Short Guide for Incoming Staff and Researchers" useful information may be found to prepare the stay at the University of Coimbra.

How to apply?

Applicants should send an e-mail to the EfS Initiative at info[a], containing the following information:

  • Personal identification
  • Institution of origin
  • Scientific area(s) of interest
  • Research Unit of interest (optional)

Subsequently, every applicant will be contacted, in order to be informed about scientific research at the University of Coimbra and the host research unit that will welcome him/her.