Postdoc position available in functional genomics lab (CBMR - Universidade do Algarve)

A postdoc position is currently available at our lab (Functional Genomics of Cancer, Universidade do Algarve, Portugal) to study the effect of cis-regulation in breast cancer risk. Work will involve analysis of breast cancer DNA-seq and RNA-seq data, from tumour and normal samples. This position is associated with a recently funded 3-years FCT project.

Application deadline: November 14th 2019

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Post-doctoral Research Fellowship | Entomology and Insect Ecology (CIBIO)

ICETA, through CIBIO-InBIO, University of Porto, is seeking for a highly-qualified, self-motivated Post-doctoral researcher (Reference ICETA 2019-101) to work on the project PORBIOTA – Portuguese E- Infrastructure for Information and Research on Biodiversity – 22127. PORBIOTA is a distributed e-infrastructure to manage biodiversity data and meta-data from multiple sources (data providers). Tailored according to the national needs (research, management, policy, governance, citizen science), but compliant with requirements of LIFEWATCH and other international initiatives, it aims to promote a national agenda of biodiversity survey and research, and to provide services to the administration, the scientific community and society. Specifically, we are seeking an experienced entomologist or insect ecologist that will work on the component of PORBIOTA related to the Portuguese Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network, focusing on the Baixo Sabor LTER Site and to the development of DNA Barcode Databases.

Applications open from 2019-11-05 to 2019-11-18

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Bolsa de Investigação para Licenciado (BI) | Ciências Biológicas (CIBIO)

Na Fundação Gaspar Frutuoso FP, encontra-se aberto concurso para a atribuição de uma Bolsa de Investigação para Licenciado, no âmbito do projeto de investigação “CVAgrobiodiversity - Climatic changes and plant genetic resources: the overlooked potential of Cabo Verde's endemic flora - Projeto n.º 333111699”, cofinanciado pela Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P. e pela Rede Aga Khan para o Desenvolvimento, através de fundos nacionais. 

Applications open from 2019-10-24 to 2019-11-07


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PhD holder Position | Biological Sciences; Infectious Diseases (CIBIO)

International call for a phd holder position to pursue scientific research activities under the DECREE-LAW NO. 57/2016 OF AUGUST 29th, AMENDED BY LAW 57/2017 AND REGULATORY DECREE No. 11-A/2017 and the Portuguese Labour Code, approved by Law 7/2009 of February 12, in its actual form.
Applications open from 2019-10-07 to 2019-11-30


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ERA Chair Position | Tropical Biodiversity and Ecosystems Research (CIBIO)

CIBIO invites applications by senior scientists for a tenure-track position in tropical biodiversity and ecosystems research.The successful applicant will be the holder of an ERA Chair recently awarded to CIBIO->InBIO by the European Commission (TROPIBIO), with an overall budget of 2.5M €. The ERA Chair holder will be offered resources to hire a research and support team, which will be based at CIBIO’s labs in northern Portugal and will develop research primarily in Portuguese-speaking African countries.The successful candidate will also be involved in the transformation of CIBIO into a Centre of Excellence in Environmental Biology, Ecosystem Research and AgroBiodiversity over the next decade, through the Teaming project BIOPOLIS with the University of Montpellier (France), supported by the European Commission. The position is expected to be filled during the first trimester of 2020.

Applications open from 2019-10-01 to 2019-11-30

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Bolsa de Gestão de Ciência e Tecnologia para Licenciado | Ciências Biológicas (CIBIO)

Encontra-se aberto concurso para a atribuição de uma Bolsa de Gestão de Ciência e Tecnologia para Licenciado (Referência ICETA 2019-100), no Centro de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos (CIBIO) - Rede de Investigação em Biodiversidade e Biologia Evolutiva, Laboratório Associado (InBIO), através do Instituto de Ciências, Tecnologias e Agroambiente da Universidade do Porto (ICETA), para desenvolver trabalho de acompanhamento e gestão de projetos na área de modelação ecológica aplicada à conservação da biodiversidade, integrado em estudos promovidos pelo GEPE - Gabinete de Estudos e Projectos em Ecologia Aplicada/ CIBIO, Universidade do Porto, 

Applications open from 2019-11-01 to 2019-11-15

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Bolsa de Investigação para Licenciado (BI) | Biologia, Ciências Ambientais e áreas afins (CIBIO)

Na Fundação Gaspar Frutuoso, FP, encontra-se aberto concurso para a atribuição de uma Bolsa de Investigação (BI) para Licenciado, com vista ao desempenho de funções no projeto de investigação, “North Atlantic Atmospheric Patterns influence on Western Iberia Climate: From the Lateglacial to the Present“ ref. PTDC/CTAGEO/29029/2017, financiado pela Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. (FCT), por verbas exclusivamente provenientes do Orçamento de Estado. Os trabalhos serão desenvolvidos no Centro de Investigação de Biodiversidade e Recursos Genéticos – CIBIO Açores, da Universidade dos Açores.

Applications open from 2019-10-31 to 2019-11-14

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Research Fellowship for Master holders

One Fellowship(s) Research for a holder of a master degree is(are) open at the FCiências.ID – Associação para a Investigação e Desenvolvimento de Ciências, for the project “Securing the ecological integrity of the Bijagos archipelago as a key site for waders along the East Atlantic Flyway (Waders of the Bijagos)” /CESAM-UL, with the reference, AO 2 (17126), co-financed by the MAVA Foundation

Applications open from 2019-10-20 to 2019-11-20

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Ref. C4_WP3.3 – Bioinformatics and Omics data analysis (CICS - Universidade da Beira Interior)

The Cloud Computing Competence Centre (, based at the University of Beira Interior, Covilhã (Portugal), is offering a 24 months fellowship, for a researcher holding a doctoral (1509.80 euros /month) or a master degree (989,70 euros /month), to support R&D activities in the field of health sciences in close collaboration with CICS-UBI ( We welcome candidates from the Computer sciences field who have basic knowledge in molecular biology, and candidates from the Biological sciences field who have basic knowledge of bioinformatics. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on multi-disciplinary projects involving omics data, including genomics, transcriptomics, proteomics and metabolomics. The candidate will be responsible for providing bioinformatics support including data management and analysis of high throughput sequencing data from next-generation sequencing. The successful candidate will have the opportunity, if desired, to carry out wet lab work. Potential candidates should contact: Prof. Manuel Lemos (    

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