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IS-UP hosts applications for a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action – Postdoctoral Fellowships

The Institute of Sociology of the University of Porto (IS-UP), as the host institution, welcomes applications for Individual research grants Marie Skłodowska-Curie (MSCA) - Postdoctoral Fellowships (HORIZON-MSCA-2023-PF-01-01).

IS-UP receives applications in both types of Individual Fellowships – European Fellowships e Global Fellowships – and has a particular interest in research and development projects that promotes sociological knowledge of the social reality from (i) different paradigmatic and theoretical proposals of sociology; and (ii) differentiated methodological approaches, as of the more quantitative to the more qualitative ones - the latter including ethnography and socio-historic studies.



Candidates must be experienced researchers; hold a doctoral degree at the call deadline; have up to 8 years of experience after Ph.D. (with exceptions contemplated by regulation); and, in the Global modality, be a national or long-term resident of an EU Member State or an Associated country.

Mobility rule: not resided or developed main activity in the country of the host institution for more than 12 in the 36 months before the call deadline. 


Application to IS-UP

Applicants must send a request, addressed to the IS-UP coordinator, indicating which of the modalities he/she is applying for, together with the following documents: 

  • Work plan (containing the Theme, Objectives, Methodology, Results, and Expected Impacts).

  • Updated Curriculum Vitae.

  • Copy of two relevant publications.


Submission to IS-UP:

Applications must be sent to the email: 


Deadline: 17:00, Lisbon time, 14 July 2023.



Faculdade de Letras da Universidade do Porto
Via Panorâmica, s/n
4150-564 Porto, Portugal

Phone: +351 226 077 132


Other Contacts




Ref. UIDP/00727/2020

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