Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: BIM/Nº 117/2019 - Research Scholarship for M.Sc. (Mestre) degree in Electronics and Telecommunications (or equivalent)
Funding Reference Number: Research and Development unit funding – Instituto de Telecomunicações
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação para Mestre”) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, funded under Research and Development unit funding – Instituto de Telecomunicações by FCT/MCTES through national funds. The objective of this project is to design backscatter solutions for health sensors.
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Radio Systems – Av
Admission Requirements: 1. M.Sc. (Mestre) degree in Electronics and Telecommunications (or equivalent); 2. Enrolment into a doctoral program in Electrical Engineering.
Work Objectives: The objective of this project is to design backscatter solutions for health sensors
Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ” Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação”, according to Law no. 40/2004, dated August 18 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow), as amended and republished by Decree-Law No.202/2012 of August 27, and as amended by Decree-Law No.233/2012 of October 29 and by Law No.12/2013 of January 29, and Decree-Law No. 89/2013 of July 9, and also by Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. Fellowship Regulation of Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P., approved by Regulation no. 234/2012, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 25 of 2012, amended and republished by Regulation no. 326/2013, published in Series II of Diário da República of July 27 of 2013 and amended by Regulation no. 339/2015, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 17 of 2015, and amended by Regulation nº137-A/2018, published in Series II of Diário da República of February 27 of 2018. https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2018.pdf
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at in Aveiro and Lisbon, under the supervision of Prof. Nuno Borges de Carvalho.
Duration: 12 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: November 2019 (or soon thereafter)
Monthly salary: 989.70€ according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal (www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores). The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
Curriculum vitae/academic evaluation  (50%)
Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project, based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work objectives - The Jury has the right to admit none of the candidates that applied for this position (50%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Jury:
Nuno Miguel Gonçalves Borges de Carvalho
Arnaldo Silva Rodrigues de Oliveira
Pedro Renato Tavares Pinho
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Aveiro. The selected candidate will be notified by email.
Required Documents: Motivation letter explaining the interest in the position, Detailed Curriculum Vitae with certificate degree. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions will not be considered. IMPORTANTE NOTICE: IF the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his degree must be certified in Portugal For more information: Direcção Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES): https://www.dges.gov.pt
Application Period: 08-11-2019 to 21-11-2019
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Published on: 24-10-2019