Career and Alumni

Job Directory   |     Theses     |     Employability      |      Research

Alumni - (plural, əˈlʌmnaɪ) former students of a university. Singular: alumnus or alumnum 

Employability: where are our alumni?

The Master in Paleontology has been showing high employability. Between 2014 to 2017, all of the 16 graduated in the MSc in Paleontology are employed or in doctoral (Ph.D.) studies.

According to a direct individual inquiry, in February 2018, 12 (75%) of the graduated responded to be employed in paleontology-related jobs and 2 (12.5%) in other areas.

Time until finding a job position vary between 0 and 12 months; the average is 3 months based on 13 responses.

List of paleontology-related institutions where our alumni work:

Dinoparque Lourinhã (Scientific Director)

Academia das Ciências de Lisboa

FCT-UNL (PhD Programme in Geology, Specialization in Paleontology)

Museu da Lourinhã

Universidade de Évora

Sociedade de História Natural

Museu de História Natural e da Ciência da Universidade do Porto

Museu de Angra do Heroísmo

Université de Montpellier, France

Universidade Metodista de Angola, Angola

INP Instituto Nacional de Petróleos, Angola 

Directory: Job Positions in Paleontology 

Career opportunities

Municipalities and Municipalities Associations
Protected areas
Government departments
Scientific Research
Professional services
Energy sector (Oil, Natural Gas, and Coal)