Horizon 2020 Grant Programmes at Instituto de Educacao, Universidade de Lisboa

The Instituto de Educação of the Universidade de Lisboa is welcoming applications for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowships, acting as host institution.

Applicants should submit their expression of interest by email to maramos@ie.ulisboa.pt, including CV and a work plan, until 15 June 2017.

Please, note that the deadline for applications is 14 September 2017 (https://ec.europa.eu/research/participants/portal/desktop/en/opportunities/h2020/topics/msca-if-2017.html).

MSCA-IF | Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Individual Fellowships

A support for experienced researchers undertaking mobility between countries. Can help to restart research careers after a break (such as parental leave), reintegrate researchers coming back to Europe and fund secondments outside Europe for researchers based in the EU or associated countries.

  • Individual Fellowships – Career Restart panel (MSCA-IF-2017 (MSCA-IF-EF-CAR)

Deadline: 14 September 2017

  • Individual Fellowships – Reintegration panel (MSCA-IF-2017 | MSCA-IF-EF-RI)

Deadline: 14 September 2017

  • Individual Fellowships – Standard EF (MSCA-IF-2017 | MSCA-IF-EF-ST)

Deadline: 14 September 2017

  • Individual Fellowships – Society and Enterprise panel (MSCA-IF-2017 | MSCA-IF-EF-SE)

Deadline: 14 September 2017

  • Individual Fellowships – Global Fellowships (MSCA-IF-2017 | MSCA-IF-GF)

Deadline: 14 September 2017


Why applying to Instituto de Educação, Universidade de Lisboa?


  • it has been distinguished in various international rankings and it is recognized as one of the institutions with outstanding performance in the context of Education in Portugal,
  • it provides educational activities through undergraduate (bachelor) and graduate (specialization, master and PhD) in different specific areas of education and training,
  • it is organized in fields of teaching and research, corresponding to various disciplinary and interdisciplinary expertise,
  • within the university extension services, it provides specialized support to schools and other educational and training institutions, as well as scientific and technical support for the design, monitoring and evaluation of public policies, especially in the areas of curriculum, assessment, teacher training, and school administration,
  • it has suitable facilities and appropriate resources for training and research activities: specialized library and laboratories, study rooms, computer rooms, etc. Since 2015, it also includes the Future Teacher E-ducation Lab or «Classroom of the future», a learning space equipped with the most advanced digital technologies.

Where will I do my research program?


  • UIDEF (Unit for Research and Development in Education and Training) is the research unit of the Instituto de Educação of the Universidade de Lisboa,
  • its activities are carried out by a strong team of researchers and PhD students of the Instituto de Educação, as well as researchers from other institutions,
  • research is developed in close collaboration with the advanced training activities of more than 200 PhD students of the Instituto de Educação,
  • it collaborates in fundamental and applied research projects, funded by national agencies (such as the FCT and the Ministry of Education and Science), and international agencies, such as the European Commission (LLP Comenius, Erasmus +, 7th FP, Horizon 2020),
  • it promotes the organization of national and international scientific meetings and keeps a calendar of conferences and various outreach initiatives, often in collaboration with other research units and educational institutions,
  • it maintains close partnerships with many international institutions, attracting a significant number of international students for doctoral studies and post-doctoral programs.