Organisation/Company: University of aveiro
Research Field: Other
Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
Application Deadline: 29/07/2021 23:00 - Europe/London
Location: Portugal › Aveiro
Type Of Contract: Temporary
Job Status: Full-time
Hours Per Week: 40
Reference Number: 13199/2021/BI/Deca/AlticeLabs@UA
Open call for one (1) Research Grant under the DigiMedia OverTV, with
financial support from AlticeLabs@UA, under the following conditions:
1. Scientific Area: Communication Sciences and Technologies
2. Admission Requirements: Applicants enrolled in a PhD in Information and
Communication Sciences or related areas. Applicants must hold a Master's
degree in the scientific area of Information and Communication Sciences or
If the qualification has been conferred by a foreign higher education
institution it must be recognized by a Portuguese higher education
institution, under the terms of the provisions of article 25 of Decree-Law no.
66/2018, of August 16, which approves the legal regime of recognition of
academic degrees and diplomas of Higher Education, conferred by foreign higher
education institutions, and of paragraph e) of no. 2 of article 4 of Decree-
Law no. 60/2018, of August 3, and any formalities established therein must be
fulfilled by the date of the hiring act.
3. Eligibility: Candidates who comply with the provisions of paragraph a) of
no. 1 of article 2 of the Research Grant Holder Statute, as amended by Decree-
Law no. 123/2019, of 28 August, and also the provisions of article 9 of the
Scientific Research Grant Regulations of the University of Aveiro are
4. Work plan:
It is intended, during this scholarship, to perform the following tasks:
o Study the notifications in the television ecosystem, to understand:
▪ how to enhance the impact that itTV applications have on people's daily
▪ what is the best balance between notifications on tv and other devices;
▪ how we can use proactive notifications to make users carry out an action
o Define scenarios for the television ecosystem that, using proactive
notifications, can promote the approximation between generations.
o Define the technological scenario that can best support the scenarios
o Develop and test prototypes that validate the defined scenarios.
5. Applicable legislation and regulations: Statute of the Scientific Research
Grant Holder, as amended by Decree-Law no. 123/2019, of August 28; Regulation
of Scientific Research Grants of the University of Aveiro, Regulation no.
292/2020, published in Diário da República no. 61, Series II, of March 26
(https: // dre.pt/application/file/a/130722170); Decree-Law no. 66/2018, of
August 16 (Legal regime of recognition of academic degrees and diplomas of
higher education awarded by foreign higher education institutions).
6. Work place: The work will be carried out at the Department of
Communication and Art of the University of Aveiro, in the AlticeLabs@UA
laboratory, under the scientific supervision of Professor Telmo Eduardo
Miranda Castelão da Silva.
7. Duration of the fellowship(s): The fellowship will have a duration of 6
months, starting in September 2021, possibly renewable, not exceeding the
maximum duration of the project.
8. Amount of the monthly maintenance allowance: The amount of the grant is
€1,104.64, according to the table of monthly maintenance allowance values, set
out in Annex III of the Scientific Research Grant Regulations of the
University of Aveiro.
9. Selection methods: The selection methods to be used are:
(a) Curriculum evaluation (50%);
b) Interview (50%).
10. Composition of the Selection Board: Professor Telmo Eduardo Miranda
Castelão da Silva (Chairman); Professor Ana Rita Costa Bonifácio Selores dos
Santos (Effective Member); Professor Jorge Trinidad Ferraz de Abreu
(Effective Member); Professor Pedro Alexandre dos Santos Almeida
(Substitute Member); Professor Pedro Miguel dos Santos Beça Pereira
11. Application deadline and form of presentation of applications: The call
is open from 16 to 29 of July, 2021 and only applications submitted within the
deadline will be admitted.
The application should be formalized with the following documents: Cover
letter, Curriculum Vitae, qualifications certificate and other supporting
documents deemed relevant. You should also indicate the e-mail address to
which, by that indication, you accept to be notified for all purposes within
The application should be done by e-mail to email@example.com
12. Form of publication/notification of results: The results of the
evaluation shall be disclosed no later than 60 working days after the deadline
for submission of applications by notifying the candidates. The candidates are
informed, in a prior hearing, under the terms established in the
Administrative Procedure Code, of the probable meaning of the final decision,
and may, within 10 working days of this notification, comment on this
decision. The final results may be appealed to the Rector, to be submitted
within 10 working days of the respective notification.
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REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
Other: Master Degree or equivalent
Organisation/Company: University of aveiro
Department: Department of Communication and Art
Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
Website: https: // www. ua.pt/en/deca
Postal Code: 3810-193
Street: Campus universitário de Santiago, edificio 21