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Research Position:

Note: This is a free translation of the original announcement written in Portuguese, provided only for convenience of non-Portuguese speakers. Only the Portuguese version has official value.
Title:
Research Initiation Grant ("Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação") – BII Nº2021/00208
Funding Reference Number:
BII Nº2021/00208 - RES-JNMatos
Summary:
A research position for one (1) Research Initiation Grant ("Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação ") is open at Instituto de Telecomunicações, funded with internal funds.
A didactic software for circuit analysis and synthesis should be developed that can support the study and learning of Circuit Analysis.
Scientific Area:
Wireless Technologies
Group:
Radio Systems – Av
Admission Requirements:
Research Initiation Grants are intended:
- for students enrolled in a professional higher technical course, undergraduate degree, integrated master's degree or master's degree, to undertake initial R&D activities, with a view to beginning their scientific training through integration in R&D projects to be developed in national institutions.
- for students carrying out initial R&D activities who are enrolled in non-degree courses integrated in the educational project of a higher education institution, developed in association or cooperation with one or more R&D units.
Candidates must be enrolled in the areas of Computer Engineering and Telematics or a related field. Domain of the Portuguese language.
Work Objectives:
Development of didactic software for circuit analysis and synthesis.
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. 123/2019, dated August 28 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow), in its actual redaction, and also by Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. Fellowship Regulation of Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia. For direct access to the FCT RBI go to the following link https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamento.phtml.pt (Reg. 950/2019, published in the DR of 16 December).
Place of work:
The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at University of Aveiro, under the supervision of Prof. João Nuno Matos.
Duration:
6 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: December 2021 or soon thereafter.
Monthly salary:
446.12€ 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:
  • C1 (40%)
    Curriculum vitae/academic evaluation
  • C2 (60%)
    Interview

Each criteria, and the final classification F will be evaluated in a scale (0-20). The candidates will be ordered according to:
F = C1 x 40% + C2 x 60%
In case of a tie, the tied candidates will be ordered according to C1, then C2...
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position whenever they consider that no candidate meets the minimum requirements for the position.
Jury:
  • Prof. Joao Nuno Pimentel da Silva Matos, Universidade de Aveiro (President of the jury)
  • Prof. Nuno Miguel Goncalves Borges de Carvalho, Universidade de Aveiro
  • Prof. Arnaldo da Silva Rodrigues de Oliveira, Universidade de Aveiro
  • Prof. Pedro Renato Tavares Pinho, Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (Substitute)
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 transcripts, degree certificate, and proof of enrollment in a higher education course. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form.
After the notification of the results, candidates have 10 working days if they wish to contest the decision.
E-mail submissions will not be considered. (The cover letter and the CV are mandatory documents in the online application platform)
NOTICE: Degrees obtained abroad are recognized by a Portuguese higher education institution under the terms of Decree-Law No. 66/2018, of August 16 and Ordinance No. 33/2019, of January 25. More information at: https://www.dges.gov.pt/pt/pagina/reconhecimento?plid=374

All the selection process is conducted through the IT web portal. No actions outside this platform are valid.
Application Period:
16-11-2021 to 30-11-2021
Assistance:
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Published on:
16-11-2021

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