Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications

Research Position:

Title: Research Grant - BIM/Nº74- 19/11/2019 – PC091 + Harvey
Funding Reference Number: BIM/Nº74- 19/11/2019 – PC091 + Harvey
Summary: A research position for one Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação - BI Master)) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações, in the scope of the Project PC091 + Harvey
Scientific Area: Wireless Communications
Group: Antennas and Propagation – Lx
Admission Requirements: MSc (master) degree in Telecommunications or Electrical Engineering, or in a related area, with a final grade of at least 14/20, with previous research experience in the areas of microwave theory and antennas. The MSc degree must be recognized by a Portuguese University
Work Objectives: The selected candidate will investigate novel nonreciprocal and topological platforms for electromagnetics.
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.
Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Instituto de Telecomunicações at Lisboa, under the supervision of Prof. Mário Silveirinha.
Duration: 6 months, with the possibility of renewal. Start date: 01-01-2020 (or soon thereafter).
Monthly salary: 989,70€ 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  (30%)
Publications and knowledge in the field of this project  (25%)
Previous experience in R&D projects  (30%)
Candidate's adequacy, suitability and motivation to the project (15%)
The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.
Mário Gonçalo Mestre Verissimo Silveirinha
Tiago André Nogueira Morgado
Sylvain Lannebère
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 or at E-mail submissions are not accepted.
Required Documents: Required Documents for Admission: 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):
Application Period: 03-12-2019 to 16-12-2019
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Published on: 19-11-2019