Fifteen (15) positions for a Research Grant (“Bolsa de Investigação “) are open at Centro de Estudos Internacionais (CEI), Iscte – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, in the scope of the programme “Verão com Ciência” promoted by Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT), in collaboration with Direção Geral do Ensino Superior (DGES).

Main research field: Social Sciences

 

Admission Requirements:

  • Degree in the area of Social Sciences, or similar;
  • Enrollment in a Master program in the area of social sciences or similar;
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Fluency in English

 

Work plan: Course (requires attendance at Iscte’s campus) with theoretical and methodological modules during three weeks. Development of an individual research project with mentoring by CEI’s researchers. Presentation and debate of the research project developed during the internship.

 

Applicable legislation (regime de atividade): The Grant will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT, Law no. 40/2004, dated August 18 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow) and Regulation for Research Fellowships of FCT (https://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2019.pdf).

 

Place of work: The work will be developed at the premises of Centro de Estudos Internacionais (CEI) do Iscte – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, under the supervision of CEI-Iscte’s director, Luís Nuno Rodrigues.

 

Duration: Three (3) months. Starts date July 2020.

 

Financial terms: (remuneration): Payment according to the table of grants defined by FCT for positions held in Portugal (www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores) for students with a degree or master degree corresponds to 798€. Voluntary Social Contribution and personal accidents insurance will be paid. The payment will be made by bank transfer.

 

Selection method:

A. Academic evaluation – 80%

B. Writing skills and motivation letter – 10%

C. Excellent verbal and written skills of the English language– 10%

 

Jury Composition:

President of the Jury – Professor Doutor Luís Nuno Rodrigues

Member of the Jury – Doutora Ana Mónica Fonseca

Member of the Jury – Doutor Marcelo Moriconi

 

Communication of the results: All candidates will be notified by e-mail.

 

Submissions should be done between 13th and 24th of July 2020.

Submissions should be sent by email (cei@iscte-iul.pt) mentioning the ref:CEI_BI_VC2020 with motivation letter mentioning the interests of research, detailed Curriculum Vitae and degree certificate(s).

Duration of Scholarship

3 meses

Expected to start

07-2020

Manner of Application Submission

Submissions should be done between 13th and 24th of July 2020.

Submissions should be sent by email (cei@iscte-iul.pt) mentioning the ref:CEI_BI_VC2020 with motivation letter mentioning the interests of research, detailed Curriculum Vitae and degree certificate(s).

 

Notice Portuguese.

Notice English.

Other Information

Number of vacancies: 15

 

Type of Grant: Bolsa de Investigação

 

Country: Portugal

 

City: Lisboa

 

Host Institution: Centro de Estudos Internacionais – Iscte

 

Deadline for applications: 24 de Julho de 2020

 

Organisation’s contacts:

Centro de Estudos Internacionais – Iscte

Address: Iscte, Avenida das Forças Armadas, 1649-026 Lisboa, Portugal

Email: cei@iscte.pt

Website: http://cei.iscte-iul.pt/