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Title: Research Grant - BPD/Nº19 - 29/01/2019 - UID/EEA/50008/2019
Funding Reference Number: BPD/Nº19 - 29/01/2019 - UID/EEA/50008/2019
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (Pós-Doutoramento - BPD) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project UID/EEA/50008/2019, funded by the applicable financial framework (FCT/MCTES) (PIDDAC). The work for this position is in the area of energy systems.
Scientific Area: Basic Sciences and Enabling Technologies
Group: Power Systems - Cv
Admission Requirements: PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering, with knowledge in the area of power systems, specifically in optimization, control and numerical analysis of energy conversion and storage systems. Experience in scientific research in those areas.
Work Objectives: Development of optimal control strategies based on Swarm algorithms for electric battery charging systems.
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 Covilhã, under the supervision of Profª. Maria do Rosário Calado.
Duration: 6 months. Start date: 01 de Abril de 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 1495 € (net), 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  (40%)
Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan  (40%)
Fluency in oral and written English  (20%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Jury:
Maria do Rosário Alves Calado
Sílvio José Pinto Simões Mariano
António Eduardo Vitória do Espírito Santo
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Covilhã. The selected candidate will be notified by email. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form or at E-mail submissions are not accepted. (The cover letter and the CV are mandatory documents in the online application platform)
Required Documents: Required Documents for Admission: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with transcripts, Copy of the relevant certificates (Copy of the Degree Certificate). IMPORTANT NOTICE: If the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his degree must be certified in Portugal For more information see: Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES): http://www.dges.mctes.pt
Application Period: 12-02-2019 to 25-02-2019
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Published on: 29-01-2019