Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant - BIM/Nº1134/2018
Funding Reference Number: Verbas Próprias
Summary: Three Research Grants (“Bolsas de Investigação“) are opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of Projects running within Wireless Circuits and Systems Group.
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Wireless Circuits – Av
Admission Requirements: Master in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering, or equivalent, with good academic record, previous experience in the analysis or design of RF circuits, RF power amplifiers, or transistor modeling, self-motivation for scientific research and ability for teamwork.
Work Objectives: The fellows will integrate working projects devoted to Low-Frequency High-Power and High-Frequency Low-Power Transistor Modelling and MISO Power Amplifiers.
Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ”Regulation of Advanced Training and Qualification of Human Resources”, 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.
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at Aveiro, under the supervision of Professors José Carlos Pedro, Telmo Reis Cunha and Pedro Miguel da Silva Cabral.
Duration: 6 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: February 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 980 € (net), according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal ( The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
Curriculum vitae/Academic evaluation (50%)
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  (10%)
Candidates may be interviewed for clarification of any aspect related to the above criteria
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Pedro Miguel da Silva Cabral
Telmo Reis Cunha
Jose Carlos Esteves Duarte Pedro
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Aveiro. The selected candidate will be notified by email.
Required Documents: over letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with transcripts, copy of the degree certificate. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions are not accepted. IMPORTANTE NOTICE: IF the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his degree must be certified in Portugal For more information: Direcção Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES):
Application Period: 05-12-2018 to 10-01-2019
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Published on: 21-11-2018