Call is open for the award of 1 (one) Research Fellowship (BI) at NOVA- FCT-NOVA School of Science and Technology under the project SIMSHORE – PT- Innovation-0027 – SIMOcean Nearshore Bathymetry based on low-cost approaches, funded by EEA Grants, for the development of R&D activities to be carried out by Master's or Integrated Master's students or holders of a Master's and Bachelor's degree (equivalent to a Licenciatura) enrolled in a course that is non-degree granting, under the following conditions:
Recipient admission requirements /Profile:
Candidates who have obtained the degree abroad must have the degree recognized in Portugal, pursuant to Decree-Law No. 66/2018 of August 16th.
Work plan: The candidate will develop research work performing the following tasks with the following objectives:
The candidate will be involved in the development of a autonomous data acquisition platform for coastal bathymetry. Concretely, the candidate will help design, implement, and validation a multi-camera system coupled with a high precision GNSS device.
Legislação e regulamentação aplicável: Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação Científica, aprovado pela Lei n.º 40/2004, de 18 de Agosto, alterado e republicado pelo Decreto-Lei n.º 202/2012, de 27 de Agosto e alterado pelo Decreto-Lei n.º 233/2012, de 29 de Outubro, pela Lei n.º 12/2013, de 29 de Janeiro e pelo Decreto-Lei n.º 123/2019, de 28 de Agosto.
Duration of the grant: The grant shall last for 6 months, possibly renewable within the duration of the project, provided that it does not exceed the period referred to in point (b) of the admission requirements and is scheduled to start in December of 2022.
Application deadline and form of submission of applications: The call for applications is open for the period from 21-11-2022 a 05-12-2022.
Applications must be formalized by submitting the following documentation:
... Curriculum Vitae;
... Motivation Letter;
... Certificate of Qualifications or declaration of commitment of honor on the ownership of the respective academic.
Upon contracting, the Certificate of Qualifications must be delivered;
... Copy of ID;
... Other documents attesting to what was reported on the CV.
In the event of contractualization, the selected candidate must present the Proof of registration in a Master's degree or in a course not conferring an academic degree.
Monthly maintenance allowance amount: The amount of the scholarship corresponds to a minimum value of € 875,98.
The grantee also benefits from personal accident insurance during the period of granting the scholarship and may be reimbursed for voluntary social insurance equivalent to the 1st tier.
The scholarship will be paid monthly on the last business day of each month by bank transfer.Eligibility criteria
Selection methods: The selection methods to use will be as follows:
The selection of candidates will be carried out by the jury, based on the analysis of the Curriculum Vitae and its suitability for the proposed tasks. The candidate's evaluation will take into account the candidate's merit, considering the parameters of academic training (50%), the curriculum evaluation valuing the experience and skills defined in the work plan:
Members of the Jury:
Form of advertising/notification of results: All candidates will be notified by email of the final classification
Preliminary Hearing and Deadline for Decision: After communicating the provisional list of the results of the evaluation, the candidates have a period of 10 working days to express their opinion during a prior hearing of interested parties, pursuant to Articles 121 and following of the Code of Administrative Procedure.
The final decision will be rendered after the analysis of the statements presented during a prior hearing of interested parties. A complaint may be filed against the final decision within 15 working days, or, alternatively, an appeal may be filed within 30 working days, both counting from the respective notification.Additional comments
Workplace: The work will be carried out at the FCT/NOVA facilities and/or in other facilities that may be necessary for its execution, under the scientific guidance of Prof. José Barata.
NOVA-FCT will be the contracting entity.Offer Requirements
Recipient admission requirements /Profile:
Candidates who have obtained the degree abroad must have the degree recognized in Portugal, pursuant to Decree-Law No. 66/2018 of August 16th.Specific Requirements
Area: Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering and related fields.Contact Information