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Research Position:

Title: Research Grant – BIM/Nº 100/2019 - AQUATICsens
Funding Reference Number: POCI-01-0145-FEDER-032057
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação“) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project AQUATICsens - POCI-01-0145-FEDER-032057, supported by the European Regional Development Fund (FEDER), through the Competitiveness and Internationalization Operational Programme (COMPETE 2020) of the Portugal 2020 framework, and Financial Support National Public (FCT)(OE); The work of this position is in Integration of sensitive layers on optical platforms targeting chemical sensing
Scientific Area: Optical Communications
Group: Optical Components and Subsystems - Av
Admission Requirements: MsC degree on Physics Engineering or equivalent; master student with a dissertation in the area of optical based technologies, background and experience on Chemistry, Matlab programming and conceptual design/ implementation/testing optical fiber based sensors; self-motivation for scientific research; ability for teamwork.
Work Objectives: Development of sensing platforms based on optical fibers and exploiting selective interfaces and surfaces for the easy detection of contaminants in water
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 Aveiro, under the supervision of Dra Lúcia Bilro.
Duration: 12 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: November 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  (40%)
Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project based on the relevant work experience in the tasks described in the work plan  (60%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Jury:
Lúcia Maria Botas Bilro
Rogério Nunes Nogueira
Ricardo Jorge Figueiredo Oliveira
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: Cover letter explaining the interest in the position, detailed Curriculum Vitae with 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): http://www.dges.mctes.pt
Application Period: 09-10-2019 to 22-10-2019
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Published on: 25-09-2019