2 PhD Fellowships in Health Sciences - Global and Population Mental Health

2 PhD Fellowships in Health Sciences - Global and Population Mental Health


Applications deadline: 30 June 2020

CHRC - Comprehensive Health Research Centre, based at the Nova University of Lisbon, is offering 2 PhD fellowships on Health Sciences funded by FCT - Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, specifically dedicated to topics of Global and Population Mental Health. 

The grants' work plan will be developed under the scope of the PhD Programme in Global Public Health, a joint programme of NOVA University of Lisbon and the University of Porto.

The research work will be carried out at the Lisbon Institute of Global Mental Health (LIGMH), an entity belonging to the CHRC – Comprehensive Health Research Centre, which aims to generate innovative knowledge, build capacity and provide technical collaboration to governments and non-governmental organisations in the area of Public Mental Health.

The two fellowships must be obligatorily dedicated to the topic of global and population mental health, namely in the following areas:

§  Global and national mental health policy;

§  Population’s mental health;

§  Impact of complex emergencies on mental health;

§  Mental health services and innovation in mental health care;

§  Mental health and human rights.

Applications and supporting documents must be submitted by email to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with the reference #PD4923/2020/02 in the subject line.

More information on these Fellowships positions (see attachment).