Post-Doctoral Studies Program

(Last updated in: 10/09/2019 - 11:53am)

Program coordinator: Lars Norden

The Post-Doctoral Studies Program at the FGV/EBAPE strives to attract researchers eager to expand their knowledge and skills in a setting that encourages top-tier research. More specifically, this program focuses on young researchers eager to spend additional time on fine-tuning their research skills, in order to become more competitive on the job market or as highly qualified researchers working in the main areas of competence of the FGV-EBAPE (Behavioral Sciences and Taking Decisions; Management and Organizations; Finance; and Institutions, Policies and Government.

Main Aspects

  • One-year program, start at any time
  • Participate in research projects
  • Presentation of a research seminar
  • Regular attendance at research seminars
  • Conduct a fifteen-hour workshop for the MSc and PhD Program
  • Attend events at the FGV-EBAPE Research Centers:
  • Interact with MSc and PhD students and faculty


  • Room-office (subject to availability);
  • Access to FGV resources;
  • Graduate Studies Program Certificate;
  • Application for teaching positions.


  • Letter of motivation;
  • Letter of recommendation from a professor at the FGV/EBAPE;
  • Curriculum vitae in Portuguese (Lattes system) or international curriculum vitae in English;
  • Candidates must have been awarded PhDs prior to submitting their applications, or must plan on completing their PhDs during the Post-Doctoral Studies Program.