FEUP |Research Grant |PRODUZIR_MATERIAL_CIRCULANTE-BI&DF

FEUP


18 Oct 2023
Job Information

Organisation/Company
FEUP
Department
Human Resources Division
Research Field
Engineering » Civil engineering
Researcher Profile
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Country
Portugal
Application Deadline
2 Nov 2023 – 23:59 (Europe/Lisbon)
Type of Contract
Other
Job Status
Other
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?
European Union / Next Generation EU
Reference Number
FEUP-PRODUZIR_MATERIAL_CIRCULANTE-BI&DF
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?
No

Offer Description

1 Research Grant Announcement (M/F)

Call open for applications for one research grant within the scope of Project “PRODUCING RAILWAY ROLLINGSTOCK IN PORTUGAL”, nr. C645644454-00000065, investment project nr. 55, from the Incentive System “Agendas for Business Innovation”, funded by the Recovery and Resilience Plan (PRR) and by European Funds NextGeneration EU, under the following conditions:

Scientific Area:  Civil Engineering

Admission requirements: Candidate who cumulatively meet the following two requirements may apply for this grant:

Requirement 1:

– Be a student enrolled in a doctoral program in the area of Civil Engineering, a requirement to be duly proven at the time of signing the contract.

or

– Holder of an academic degree enrolled in a non-academic degree course integrated in the educational project of a higher education institution, developed in association or cooperation with one or more R&D units, a requirement to be duly proven at the time of signing the contract.

Note: In the case of masters who are enrolled in non-academic degree courses, the scholarship can only be awarded to those who do not exceed, with this scholarship contract, including possible renewals, an accumulated period of two years in that typology of the scholarship, followed or interpolated.

and

Requirement 2:

– Hold a master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

If the degree has been awarded by a foreign higher education institution, it must comply with the provisions of the Decree-Law no. 66/2018, of august 16th, and any formalities established there must be fulfilled until the time of signing the contract. 

Activity Outline: The recruitment of this research position aims at the development of R&D workin the scope of the area of Civil Engineering, aiming to develop de design of a passenger vehicle manufactured in Portugal, in the scope of the Work Package 4 – Command, Control and monitoring – smart systems and auxiliar power supplies and Work Package 7 – Modular Integration of Solutions and Homologation, namely in aid in the integration of auxiliary power equipment and cabling passageways definition (Work Package 4, Task 4) and in the concerning standard compliance and integration of all systems (Work Package 7, Tasks 2, 3, 8 and 10).

Legislation and regulations: Law Nº. 40/2004, of 18th August, in its current wording (Statutes of Scientific Research Fellow) and Regulation of Research Grants of Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, in force (https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamento.phtml.pt ) and Regulation of Research Grants of University of Porto, in force.

Work place: The work will be developed at the Department of Civil Engineering of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP), under the scientific supervision of Doctor José António Fonseca de Oliveira Correia.

Grant duration: Initial duration of 6 months, with the predicted starting date in December 2023, on an exclusive basis eventually renewable but never exceeding the project duration.

If it is not possible to ensure the duration of 6 months estimated in the previous paragraph, this duration will be adjusted according to the end date of the project, and provided that the minimum duration of 3 consecutive months is guaranteed, in accordance with paragraph 3 of article 6 of the Research Grant Regulations of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P.

The eventual renewal of the scholarship will be carried out as determined in article 6 of the Research Grants Regulation of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P.

Stipend: The grant stipend amounts to 1.199,64€ according to the table of values of the grants awarded directly by FCT, I.P. in the Country (https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores ). 

The payment will be made by bank transfer.

Selection procedure:  The curriculum of the candidates (60%) will be evaluated based on the merit of the candidate:

a) Academic training (Master in Civil Engineering – 10 points; Others Masters – 2 points);

b) Publications in the area of the research project 5 points, Publications in other areas – 2 points;

c) Research Experience in the project area – 5 points; in related areas – 3 points; Other areas – 1 point

The curriculum of each candidate will be evaluated in a 1-20 points scale. Candidates with less than 14 points in the curricular evaluation will not be invited for the interview (40 %) and, consequently, will not be hired.

In the interview topics related with the work plan, experience and the candidate’s CV will be discussed with the invited candidates.

Selection Jury:

President:  Doctor José António Fonseca de Oliveira Correia,

Effective member:  Professor Abílio Manuel Pinho de Jesus,

Effective member:  Doctor Pedro Aires Moreira Montenegro Marques e Almeida,

Supplementary member: Professor Joaquim Gabriel Magalhães Mendes, Full Professor at FEUP

Supplementary member:  Doctor Diogo Rodrigo Ferreira Ribeiro,

Advertisement of final decision: The results of the evaluation will be released to the candidates

by email to the email address indicated in the application process.

Deadline for applications and form of presentation of the applications:

The call is open from 19/10/2023 to 02/11/2023 (until 23h59m, GMT time).

Applications must be formalized by email to [email protected] and to [email protected] , clearly stating the reference in the subject (FEUP-PRODUZIR_MATERIAL_CIRCULANTE-BI&DF),) and including the following pdf documents:

– Motivation letter,

– Copy of certificates evidencing academic degree (referring the classification of each separated or integrated degree),

– Detailed Curriculum Vitae,

– Declaration on honour that the candidate fulfils the requirement contained in article 6 of the Regulation for Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P. (model below, for student enrolled in a non-academic degree course integrated in the educational project of a higher education institution, developed in association or cooperation with one or more R&D units),

– other documents considered relevant by the applicant.

In order to assure that all documents can be read, the preferred saving format is the Portable Document Format (.pdf).

 

Declaration on honour

 

I, (identification of the scholarship holder), holder of the Citizen Card / Visa / Residence Permit no. valid until _____, declare under honour, to be in the conditions of no. 5 of article 6º   of the Research Grants from FCT, IP – Regulation No. 950/2019, of 16 December.

 

Oporto, __/__/__

 

Signature

_________________

(scholarship holder)

1 Research Grant Announcement (M/F)

Call open for applications for one research grant within the scope of Project “PRODUCING RAILWAY ROLLINGSTOCK IN PORTUGAL”, nr. C645644454-00000065, investment project nr. 55, from the Incentive System “Agendas for Business Innovation”, funded by the Recovery and Resilience Plan (PRR) and by European Funds NextGeneration EU, under the following conditions:

Scientific Area:  Civil Engineering

Admission requirements: Candidate who cumulatively meet the following two requirements may apply for this grant:

Requirement 1:

– Be a student enrolled in a doctoral program in the area of Civil Engineering, a requirement to be duly proven at the time of signing the contract.

or

– Holder of an academic degree enrolled in a non-academic degree course integrated in the educational project of a higher education institution, developed in association or cooperation with one or more R&D units, a requirement to be duly proven at the time of signing the contract.

Note: In the case of masters who are enrolled in non-academic degree courses, the scholarship can only be awarded to those who do not exceed, with this scholarship contract, including possible renewals, an accumulated period of two years in that typology of the scholarship, followed or interpolated.

and

Requirement 2:

– Hold a master’s degree in Civil Engineering.

If the degree has been awarded by a foreign higher education institution, it must comply with the provisions of the Decree-Law no. 66/2018, of august 16th, and any formalities established there must be fulfilled until the time of signing the contract. 

Activity Outline: The recruitment of this research position aims at the development of R&D workin the scope of the area of Civil Engineering, aiming to develop de design of a passenger vehicle manufactured in Portugal, in the scope of the Work Package 4 – Command, Control and monitoring – smart systems and auxiliar power supplies and Work Package 7 – Modular Integration of Solutions and Homologation, namely in aid in the integration of auxiliary power equipment and cabling passageways definition (Work Package 4, Task 4) and in the concerning standard compliance and integration of all systems (Work Package 7, Tasks 2, 3, 8 and 10).

Legislation and regulations: Law Nº. 40/2004, of 18th August, in its current wording (Statutes of Scientific Research Fellow) and Regulation of Research Grants of Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, in force (https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamento.phtml.pt ) and Regulation of Research Grants of University of Porto, in force.

Work place: The work will be developed at the Department of Civil Engineering of the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto (FEUP), under the scientific supervision of Doctor José António Fonseca de Oliveira Correia.

Grant duration: Initial duration of 6 months, with the predicted starting date in December 2023, on an exclusive basis eventually renewable but never exceeding the project duration.

If it is not possible to ensure the duration of 6 months estimated in the previous paragraph, this duration will be adjusted according to the end date of the project, and provided that the minimum duration of 3 consecutive months is guaranteed, in accordance with paragraph 3 of article 6 of the Research Grant Regulations of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P.

The eventual renewal of the scholarship will be carried out as determined in article 6 of the Research Grants Regulation of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P.

Stipend: The grant stipend amounts to 1.199,64€ according to the table of values of the grants awarded directly by FCT, I.P. in the Country (https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores ). 

The payment will be made by bank transfer.

Selection procedure:  The curriculum of the candidates (60%) will be evaluated based on the merit of the candidate:

a) Academic training (Master in Civil Engineering – 10 points; Others Masters – 2 points);

b) Publications in the area of the research project 5 points, Publications in other areas – 2 points;

c) Research Experience in the project area – 5 points; in related areas – 3 points; Other areas – 1 point

The curriculum of each candidate will be evaluated in a 1-20 points scale. Candidates with less than 14 points in the curricular evaluation will not be invited for the interview (40 %) and, consequently, will not be hired.

In the interview topics related with the work plan, experience and the candidate’s CV will be discussed with the invited candidates.

Selection Jury:

President:  Doctor José António Fonseca de Oliveira Correia,

Effective member:  Professor Abílio Manuel Pinho de Jesus,

Effective member:  Doctor Pedro Aires Moreira Montenegro Marques e Almeida,

Supplementary member: Professor Joaquim Gabriel Magalhães Mendes, Full Professor at FEUP

Supplementary member:  Doctor Diogo Rodrigo Ferreira Ribeiro,

Advertisement of final decision: The results of the evaluation will be released to the candidates

by email to the email address indicated in the application process.

Deadline for applications and form of presentation of the applications:

The call is open from 19/10/2023 to 02/11/2023 (until 23h59m, GMT time).

Applications must be formalized by email to [email protected] and to [email protected] , clearly stating the reference in the subject (FEUP-PRODUZIR_MATERIAL_CIRCULANTE-BI&DF),) and including the following pdf documents:

– Motivation letter,

– Copy of certificates evidencing academic degree (referring the classification of each separated or integrated degree),

– Detailed Curriculum Vitae,

– Declaration on honour that the candidate fulfils the requirement contained in article 6 of the Regulation for Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P. (model below, for student enrolled in a non-academic degree course integrated in the educational project of a higher education institution, developed in association or cooperation with one or more R&D units),

– other documents considered relevant by the applicant.

In order to assure that all documents can be read, the preferred saving format is the Portable Document Format (.pdf).

 

Declaration on honour

 

I, (identification of the scholarship holder), holder of the Citizen Card / Visa / Residence Permit no. valid until _____, declare under honour, to be in the conditions of no. 5 of article 6º   of the Research Grants from FCT, IP – Regulation No. 950/2019, of 16 December.

 

Oporto, __/__/__

 

Signature

_________________

(scholarship holder)

Requirements
Skills/Qualifications

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Specific Requirements

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Additional Information
Benefits

1.199,64 euros

Eligibility criteria

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Selection process

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Additional comments

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Website for additional job details
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Work Location(s)

Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
FEUP – FACULDADE DE ENGENHARIA DA UNIVERSIDADE DO PORTO
Country
Portugal
State/Province
PORTO
City
PORTO
Postal Code
4200-465
Street
RUA DOUTOR ROBERTO FRIAS, S/N
Geofield

Where to apply

E-mail
[email protected]

Contact

City
Porto
Website
https://sigarra.up.pt/feup/pt
Street
Rua Dr. Roberto Frias
Postal Code
4200-465

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