The Research, Innovation and Dissemination Center for Neuromathematics (NeuroMat), hosted by the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and funded by FAPESP (São Paulo Research Foundation), is offering several postdoctoral fellowships for recent PhDs with outstanding research potential.
The research will involve collaborations with experimental and theoretical groups and laboratories associated to NeuroMat. The research to be developed by the postdoc fellows shall be strictly related to ongoing research lines developed by the NeuroMat team. The project may be developed at USP Sao Paulo, USP Ribeirao Preto or Unicamp.
We seek candidates capable to develop independent research in one of the research lines below.
Candidates to the first research line are required to have at least one of the profiles below:
Candidates to the second research line are required to have at least one of the profiles below:
Candidates to the third research line are required to have at least one of the profiles below:
Previous experience with multidisciplinary research teams is welcome for all the above research lines.
The initial appointment is for one year, with a possible extension to up to four years, conditional on research progress. The fellowship is competitive at international level, and fellows benefit from extra funds for travel and research expenses plus limited support for relocation expenses.
Applicants should complete and submit the application form. The following documents and information are requested (please see the form for further details):
In addition to the above, we require at least 2 recommendation letters. Those should be mailed by the recommenders directly to email@example.com.
Candidates are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience until June 3rd, 2019. Appointments are expected to start by September 1st, 2019. The initial period of the position lasts for 12 months, with possible renovations for up to four years.
This opportunity is open to candidates of any nationality. The selected candidates will be awarded FAPESP Post-Doctoral fellowships in the amount of R$7.373,10 monthly and a research contingency fund, equivalent to 15% of the annual value of the fellowship, which should be spent in items directly related to the research activity.
More information about the fellowship is at: www.fapesp.br/en/5427.Share on Twitter Share on Facebook