Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant - BIM/Nº34 - 24/04/2019 – SPARSIS - PTDC/EEIPRO/0426/2014
Funding Reference Number: BIM/Nº34 - 24/04/2019 – SPARSIS - PTDC/EEIPRO/0426/2014
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação“) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project SPARSIS, funded by FCT/MCTES. The work for this position is in the area of statistical machine learning, with a strong focus on clustering and biclustering.
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Pattern recognition and automatic learning
Admission Requirements: Master degree, with a preference for mathematics or statistics
Work Objectives: To develop new semi-supervised biclustering approaches, as well as new model validation and selection criteria for clustering and biclustering
Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ” Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação”, 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, and amended by Regulation nº137-A/2018, published in Series II of Diário da República of February 27 of 2018. https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2018.pdf
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at Lisboa, under the supervision of Professor Mário A. T. Figueiredo
Duration: 6 months. Start date: June 1, 2019 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 989,70 € (net), according to the table of grant amounts awarded directly by FCT for positions held in Portugal (www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores). The payment will be made by bank transfer.
Selection criteria:
Curriculum vitae/Academic evaluation  (50%)
Suitability of the candidates’ background and profile to the project  (50%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Jury:
Mário Alexandre Teles de Figueiredo
Ana Luisa Nobre Fred
João Luís Costa Campos Gonçalves Sobrinho
Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Instituto de Telecomunicações, in Lisbon. The selected candidate will be notified by email. Apply online clicking on the “Apply Now” button in this form. E-mail submissions are not accepted. (The cover letter and the CV are mandatory documents in the online application platform)
Required Documents: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with transcripts, Copy of the relevant certificates (Copy of the Degree Certificate). IMPORTANT NOTICE: If the selected candidate has a degree obtained outside Portugal, his degree must be certified in Portugal For more information see: Direcção-Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES): https://www.dges.gov.pt/pt
Application Period: 10-05-2019 to 23-05-2019
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Published on: 24-04-2019