Call for 4 fellowships for the PhD program in Archaeology at Universidade do Algarve

ICArEHB is now inviting potential candidates for 4 Fellowships in the PhD program in Archaeology of Universidade do Algarve with dissertation topics that should fit to our main research lines:

  • African Archaeology and Human Evolution
  • Prehistoric Coastal Adaptations
  • Development of Complex Societies
  • History of Archaeological Science

These fellowships are funded by and identical to those of the Portuguese Science Foundation (Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia) but attributed directly by ICArEHB. Classes will start in September, 2020.

Pre-applications are now open and the deadline is January 31st2020. All those interested in applying for these positions, should contact the head of the program, Nuno Bicho (nunofbicho@gmail.com or nbicho@ualg.pt), sending the following:

  • CV
  • General area of research interest or the specific topic of dissertation
  • A short abstract of the proposed doctoral research

The fellowships include a monthly salary of 1064€ during 48 months, social security, tuition and fees, as well as yearly hotel and travel for congress presentation. The fellows will also have 22 days of vacation yearly. 

Below you can find the potential supervisors and the general research areas.

 

General research areas Supervisors
Geographical Information Systems Célia Gonçalves
Bioarchaeology Ricardo Godinho

Geoarchaeology and

Site formations processes

Vera Aldeias

Alvise Barbieri

Primatology and Paleoanthropology

Susana Carvalho

René Bobe

Ricardo Godinho

Paleoenvironmental reconstruction

Ana Gomes

Patrícia Monteiro

Paulo Fernandes

Paleobotany

Patrícia Monteiro

Hugo Oliveira

Lithic technology

Nuno Bicho

João Cascalheira

Use-wear and experimental archaeology

Juan Gibaja Bao

Marina Évora

João Marreiros

History of archaeological research

João Luís Cardoso

Daniel García Rivero

Zooarchaeology

Cláudia Costa

Rita Dias

Rosalind Gillis

African Stone Age

Nuno Bicho

João Cascalheira

Middle and Upper Paleolithic

Nuno Bicho

João Cascalheira

Marina Évora

Epipaleolithic and Mesolithic

Nuno Bicho

Célia Gonçalves

João Cascalheira

Neolithic and Copper Age

Cláudia Costa

Hugo Oliveira

Rosalind Gillis

Bronze Age Cláudia Costa