Soon to be launched: call for applications for two PhD fellowships (Bolsa de Investigação para Doutoramento)

The applicant should submit an individual research project in one of the following areas of study: (a) history of philosophy, (b) analytic philosophy or (c) practical philosophy, including an explanation of how they consider that the project fits into the plan of activities and contributes to the strategy of the Research Group they intend to join.

The application, written in English or Portuguese, must include the following:

  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Research plan (up to 4,000 words);
  • An academic essay (up to 6,000 words);
  • Motivation letter (up to 1,200 words);
  • Indication of one or two references, who can provide a letter of recommendation (optional).


Applicants must be enrolled (or willing and have the conditions to be enrolled) as PhD Students (Bolsa de Investigação) in Philosophy at School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon.

CFUL is interested in hosting high-quality doctoral students in a wide range of areas in History of Philosophy, Analytic Philosophy and Practical Philosophy.

Date foreseen for the opening of the call: February 6th 2023

Date foreseen for the deadline of the call: February 19th 2023