Open Notice For International Call For Phd Hiring, Under The Scope Of The Project Next-Generation...

Universities and Institutes of Portugal


December 16, 2021


  • Organisation/Company: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • Research Field: Engineering › Electronic engineering Physics › Electronics Physics › Optics
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1) Recognised Researcher (R2)
  • Application Deadline: 16/12/2021 23:00 - Europe/London
  • Location: Portugal › Aveiro
  • Type Of Contract: Other
  • Job Status: Other
  • Reference Number: OPTWIRE - PTDC/EEI-TEL/2697/2021
  • 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.

    By order issued by the Director General of the Telecommunications Institute on November 15, 2021, it was approved to open an international call to select one candidate researcher in the scientific scope of the project OptWire - PTDC/EEI-TEL/2697/2021, under the scope of an indefinite term working contract, overseen by the legal Work Code. Job description:

    Applicable Legislation:

  • Decree-Law no. 57/2016 of 29th of August, which approved the hiring of doctorate to stimulate scientific and technological employment for all areas of knowledge (RJEC), amended by the Law 57/2017 dated 19th of July, and regulated by Regulatory Decree nr 11-A/2017, dated 29th December
  • Labour Code approved by Law no. 7/2009 of 12 February, under its current Reading.
  • The workplace shall be at Instituto de Telecomunicações, Polo de Aveiro, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro.

    Formalisation of applications:

    - Applications are formalised by sending a Motivation Letter, addressed to the Board of Instituto de Telecomunicações, including this announcement identification, full name, parents' names, ID card, or Citizen Card number and date, or civil identification number, taxpayer ID number, date and place of birth, marital status, occupation, residence and contact address, including email address and telephone

    - Applications shall include all supported documents encompassed by section 6 and 7 for tender admission, namely:

  • Copy of certificate or diploma ;
  • Doctorate thesis;
  • Curriculum vitae detailed and structured pursuant to sections 9 and 11.
  • Note: Please refer to the original announcement.


    The monthly remuneration to be attributed corresponds to the position of Assistant Researcher with the remuneration of 2,134.73 Euros.

    Eligibility criteria

    Doctorate degree in Electronics, Telecommunications or Physics Engineering or other related scientific area and a suitable scientific and professional curriculum.

    Selection process

    According to article 13 of RJEC, the selection panel shall be: Dr. Fernando Pedro Pereira Guiomar (President), Prof. Dr. Paulo Miguel Nepomuceno Pereira Monteiro and Prof. Dr. Petia Georgieva, and by Prof. Dr. António Luis Jesus Teixeira as substitute member.

    The evaluation of the scientific and curricular career has two components, namely:

    i) The assessment of the curriculum vitae and other documentation presented, (...)This component of the evaluation is expressed on a numerical scale from 0 to 20, (...)

    ii) Candidates with a classification of 14 or higher in the previous component will be invited to an interview, where they will be asked to discuss their experience. The evaluation of presentation session is expressed on a numerical scale from 0 to 20, and must take into account the technical knowledge and the communication skills demonstrated by the candidate, as well as the answers to the questions posed by the jury. Candidates with less than 14 in this component are automatically considered excluded from the call.

    Each panel member score is obtained attributing a weighing factor of 70% to the classification given to the evaluation of the curriculum vitae and other documentation, and a weighing factor of 30% to the classification given to the presentation.

    Additional comments

    Candidates shall submit their application files and supporting documentation, in a digital form, in the IT portal,

    https: // www.

    This competition is open from November 16, 2021 to December 16, 2021.

    Note: Please refer to the original announcement.

    Web site for additional job details

    https: // www.

    Offer Requirements Specific Requirements

    Any national, foreign and stateless candidate(s) holding a doctorate degree in Electronics, Telecommunications or Physics Engineering or other related scientific area and a suitable scientific and professional curriculum may submit an application.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • Department: Instituto de Telecomunicações
  • Organisation Type: Private with public mission
  • Website: https: //
  • E-Mail:
  • Country: Portugal
  • City: Aveiro
  • State/Province: Aveiro
  • Postal Code: 3810-193
  • Street: Campus Universitário