Post-Doctoral Research Scholarship

Universities and Institutes of Portugal

Portugal

October 22, 2021

Description

  • Organisation/Company: Universidade Aberta
  • Research Field: Philosophy
  • Researcher Profile: First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • Application Deadline: 22/10/2021 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • Location: Portugal › Lisboa
  • Type Of Contract: Temporary
  • Job Status: Full-time
  • Hours Per Week: 35
  • This notice is aimed at holders of a doctoral degree in the field of

    Philosophy, specialization of Philosophy in Portugal, provided that the following requirements are met, according to art. 7 nos. 3 and 4 of the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia Fellowship Bylaw: a) the doctoral degree has been granted within the previous three years from the apllication; b) the post-doctoral research is made in an hosting institution different from the one where the research for the doctoral degreee was made; c) until the beginning of the scholarship, the candidate was not the recipient of post- doctoral research scholarships for over 2 years.

    Benefits

    Stipend in accordance to the Portuguese Science Foundation salary scale (https: // www. fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores.phtml.pt), paid by bank transfer. Insurance costs (Seguro Social Voluntário for the first level and Seguro de Acidentes Pessoais) are supported by the employer.

    Acceptance of the Scholarship is exclusive of any other professional or research activity (Art. 5 of the Research Fellowship Holder Statute).

    Eligibility criteria

    The following applicants are eligible:

    a) Portuguese citizens or citizens of other Member States of the European Union;

    b) Citizens of other countries;

    c) Stateless persons;

    d) Political refugees.

    Selection process

    The application selection methods will consist in Curricular Evaluation (CE), considering the requirements identified in this notice, as follows:

    a) Absolut merit of academic training, or qualification level certified by the competent authorities, valued from 1 to 20 points (40%);

    b) Previous experience in areas directly related to the work plan and adequacy of the candidate's profile to the presented requirements, valued from 1 to 20 points (35%);

    c) Proposal for research project (in conformity with the scientific field of this notice), valued from 1 to 20 points. (15%)

    d) Motivation letter, valued from 1 to 20 points (10%);

    In this sense, the classification formula for the relative positioning of candidates will be CE = M0,4+PE0,35+P0,15+ML0,1, whereas M is absoute merit, PE is previous experience and adequacy of the candidate to the work plan, P is the proposal for research project, and ML is the motivation letter and other relevant characteristics presented by the candidate for the work to be developed and the availability to start work.

    If the jury considers pertinent, the candidates may be called for an interview.

    Additional comments

    This Scholarship is regulated by: Portuguese Research Fellow Charter/Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação Científica (Law no. 40/2004, Decree-Law no. 123/2019, Decree-Law no. 89/2013, Decree-Law no. 233/2012, and Law no. 12/2013); Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia Fellowship Bylaws/Regulamento de Bolsas de Investigação da Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, IP (2019).

    The template of the Scholarship contract, of the final report and of the opinion of the supervisor are available at: Universidade Aberta (uab.pt)

    Web site for additional job details

    https: // portal.uab.pt/bolseiros/

    Required Research Experiences
  • RESEARCH FIELD
  • Philosophy

  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
  • 1 - 4

    Offer Requirements
  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
  • Philosophy: PhD or equivalent

  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
  • PORTUGUESE: Good

    Skills/Qualifications

    holders of a doctoral degree in the field of Philosophy, specialization of Philosophy in Portugal, provided that the following requirements are met, according to art. 7 nos. 3 and 4 of the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia Fellowship Bylaw: a) the doctoral degree has been granted within the previous three years from the apllication; b) the post-doctoral research is made in an hosting institution different from the one where the research for the doctoral degreee was made; c) until the beginning of the scholarship, the candidate was not the recipient of post-doctoral research scholarships for over 2 years.

    Specific Requirements

    - Training and work experience and/or research in the field of Philosophy, in an interdisciplinary perspective (mainly History or Classical Studies);

    - Excellent knowledge of Portuguese culture;

    - Excellent teamwork skills;

    - Proven experience in scientific research, including publications;

    - Experience in publishing and/or proofreading specialized works.

    Contact Information
  • Organisation/Company: Universidade Aberta
  • Department: Cátedra de Estudos Globais
  • Organisation Type: Higher Education Institute
  • Website: https: // portal.uab.pt/
  • E-Mail: catedraestudosglobais.ceg.uab@gmail.com
  • Country: Portugal
  • City: Lisboa
  • State/Province: Lisboa
  • Postal Code: 1269-001 Lisboa – Portugal
  • Street: Rua da Escola Politécnica, 147