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Call for expression of interest: Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships @ MagIC (1)

Call for expression of interest: Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships @ MagIC

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The MagIC Research Centre is seeking talented postdoctoral researchers interested in applying for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellowships (Marie Curie PF) with MagIC as their host institution.

Are you a postdoctoral researcher or have experience in research? Looking to take your career to the next level on an international stage? Then the Marie Curie PF program could be the perfect opportunity!

This fellowship program provides funding for research mobility, allowing you to develop your research projects abroad and enhance your research skills and career.


Eligibility Requirements

  • Hold a PhD degree by the application deadline (September 11, 2024). Applicants who have successfully defended their thesis but haven't formally received the degree are also eligible.
  • Have a maximum of eight years of research experience since your PhD award. Years outside research, career breaks, or research experience in third countries for EU/Horizon Europe-associated country nationals/residents re-integrating to Europe do not count.
  • Meet mobility rules: not have resided or conducted your main activity (work, studies, etc.) in the beneficiary country (European PF) or host organization (Global PF) for more than 12 months in the 36 months preceding the call deadline.

By applying with MagIC, you'll gain access to additional funding through Widening Fellowships, promoting mobility for candidates from widening countries (including Portugal).


Why Choose MagIC?

MagIC is a dynamic research center dedicated to advancing Information Management through an interdisciplinary approach that combines Management and Data Science. We investigate information dynamics and its interaction with human behavior and organizational structures. Our mission is to develop tools and methods that enhance informed decision-making, benefiting individuals, organizations, and society.

Our strength lies in the robust synergy between our Management and Data Science Research Streams, which work together to address key impact areas.

The development of your project at MagIC enables you to develop your research in a dynamic, multi-disciplinary and international environment, pursuing excellence in research and a broader impact beyond academia. 


What We Seek in Candidates
We are looking for talented researchers with a strong scientific background in our research areas. You should have an excellent research track record, be enthusiastic, academically curious, and open to diverse research approaches.


Interested? Apply Now!
If you're interested in any of our research streams, submit your CV and proposal abstract to by July 19th. Remember, the Marie Curie PF application deadline is September 11, 2024.


Finding a Supervisor at MagIC
A strong link with your host institution and supervisor is crucial for a successful Marie Curie PF proposal. Our team comprises 40 integrated PhD members with exceptional track records, internationally recognized publications, and high-impact research projects. Explore our research profile to find the best supervisor to support your application and career development. Also, check the list of potential supervisors below and reach out directly to the following professors:

Project Title


Scientific Area

 Marketing & Technology (Smart services): Artificial Intelligence (AI’s) Risks and Benefits for consumer health and well-being

Diego Costa Pinto


 Smart Strategic Diffusion on Networks of Related Activities

Flávio Pinheiro


 Semantic and Interpretable AI

Leonardo Vanneschi


 CityMe – Mapping regions in the city from citizens perceptions

Marco Painho


 Optimizing neural networks’ topology through evolution

Mauro Castelli


If you haven't found a suitable supervisor yet, our research management team can assist you. Contact us if you'd like to explore research profiles beyond the provided list.


MagIC's Support for Your Application

MagIC's research management team has extensive experience in supporting grant applications. We'll help you with:

  1. Finding the best supervisor for your application.
  2. Clarifying any doubts you have about the application form.
  3. Providing strategic guidance on crafting a successful application. We'll also assist in reviewing your application if submitted on time.


Learn More at the MSCA-PF Open Day

Save the Date: May 27, 2024, from 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM (Lisbon time) via Zoom.

This online session is designed specifically for future MSCA-PF candidates considering NOVA and its research units as host institutions. It's a great opportunity to gain valuable insights into the MSCA-PF program and discover the exceptional research environment offered by NOVA.

Contact us for more information: