Research Grant (BI)

Updated: about 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 23 Apr 2024

9 Apr 2024
Job Information
Organisation/Company

Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
Department

DGRH
Research Field

Agricultural sciences » Forest sciences
Researcher Profile

First Stage Researcher (R1)
Country

Portugal
Application Deadline

23 Apr 2024 - 23:59 (Europe/Lisbon)
Type of Contract

Temporary
Job Status

Full-time
Hours Per Week

35
Offer Starting Date

1 May 2024
Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?

Not funded by an EU programme
Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?

No

Offer Description

A research grant is being launched under the project "PRR 02/C05-i01/2022/34 -TRANSFORM WP5 Forest Knowledge Academy (FKA)”, of the Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, financed by the Recovery and Resilience Plan.

Generic scientific area:Forestry

Specific scientific area:silviculture and forest management


Requirements
Research Field
Agricultural sciences » Forest sciences
Education Level
Bachelor Degree or equivalent

Skills/Qualifications

Admission requirements:

According to Article 3 of the Research Scholarship Regulations of the Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, approved by Dispatch No. 5963/2020, published in the 2nd series of the Official Gazette on June 1, 2020, the candidate must:

  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in forestry;
  • Be enrolled in a master's program in the field of forestry.
  • If the candidate holds a foreign higher education degree, they must have the respective degree recognition, if applicable.
  • Oral and written proficiency in Portuguese and English languages.
  • Knowledge and experience in forest inventory.
  • Knowledge in using new technologies in forest inventory or forest operations.
  • Proficiency in geomatic applied to forest management.
  • Driver's license.

Specific Requirements

Admission requirements:

According to Article 3 of the Research Scholarship Regulations of the Polytechnic Institute of Coimbra, approved by Dispatch No. 5963/2020, published in the 2nd series of the Official Gazette on June 1, 2020, the candidate must:

  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in forestry;
  • Be enrolled in a master's program in the field of forestry.
  • If the candidate holds a foreign higher education degree, they must have the respective degree recognition, if applicable.
  • Oral and written proficiency in Portuguese and English languages.
  • Knowledge and experience in forest inventory.
  • Knowledge in using new technologies in forest inventory or forest operations.
  • Proficiency in geomatic applied to forest management.
  • Driver's license.

Languages
ENGLISH
Level
Good

Research Field
Agricultural sciences » Forest sciences

Additional Information
Benefits

The scholarship lasts for 6 months, on an exclusive basis.

Monthly Maintenance Allowance: 990.98 euros.


Eligibility criteria
  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in forestry;
  • Be enrolled in a master's program in the field of forestry.
  • If the candidate holds a foreign higher education degree, they must have the respective degree recognition, if applicable.
  • Oral and written proficiency in Portuguese and English languages.
  • Knowledge and experience in forest inventory.
  • Knowledge in using new technologies in forest inventory or forest operations.
  • Proficiency in geomatic applied to forest management.
  • Driver's license.

Selection process

Applications must include the following information:

- Duly completed application form, available on the website dedicated to this competition procedure - https://www.ipc.pt/bupc/concursos/form/concursos_bolseiros ;

- Residence, identification, identification document number and tax identification number.

- Documents proving that the candidate meets the conditions defined in the admission requirements, namely, 1) certificate of qualifications of the Bachelor's degree certificate 2) Enrolment or registration certificate in the master's program; 3) Candidates holding foreign qualifications must prove their academic degree and foreign degree in accordance with Decree-Law No. 66/2018, of August 16;

- Candidate's Curriculum vitae.

- Letter of motivation.

- Letter(s) of reference or recommendation, including the contacts of the authors of the recommendations.

The above-mentioned documents, to be submitted with the application, must be presented within the deadline outlined in this notice.

It will be 10 days, between 10/04/2024 and 23/04/2024.

Candidates must access and register on the website: https://www.ipc.pt/bupc/concursos/form/concursos_bolseiros to submit the application, selecting the procedure for which they intend to apply.

Applications must be delivered exclusively in digital format, in portable document format (pdf), with the exception of documents whose delivery is scheduled in other digital formats.

Application instructions are completed by filling in the sections available at the aforementioned link.

When formalizing the application, if it contains a classified document that reveals commercial or industrial secrets, or secrets relating to literary, artistic or scientific property, the candidate must expressly indicate such reservation, under penalty of the work in question being freely accessed by any one of the other candidates, in consultation with the process.

When submitting the application, the candidate must provide the data strictly necessary for the purpose, under the terms of this public notice, and must hide personal data that may exist in the documentation submitted, otherwise these data may be freely accessed by any of the other candidates, in the process query.


Additional comments

Information of Results:

The evaluation results will be published within 90 working days from the deadline for submission of applications by sending a communication to the candidates via email. After the results have been published, candidates will be notified to, if they wish, give their opinion in a prior hearing within a maximum of 10 working days after that date. After this deadline, the selected candidates must declare their acceptance in writing. Unless a justifiable reason is provided, failure to make the declaration within the deadline will be considered a waiver of the scholarship. In case of resignation or withdrawal of the selected candidate, the immediately best-ranked candidate will be notified.

For more information, contact the President of the Jury by e-mail: [email protected] .


Website for additional job details

https://www.ipc.pt/ipc/sobre/rh/a-decorrer-bolseiros/

Work Location(s)
Number of offers available
1
Company/Institute
Escola Superior Agrária do Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra and several field places in forest stands located in the central region
Country
Portugal
State/Province
Portugal
City
Coimbra
Postal Code
3045-601
Street
Bencanta, 3045-601 Coimbra
Geofield


Where to apply
Website

https://www.ipc.pt/bupc/concursos/form/concursos_bolseiros

Contact
State/Province

Portugal
City

Coimbra
Website

https://www.ipc.pt
Street

Rua da Misericórdia, Lagar dos Cortiços, S. Martinho do Bispo
Postal Code

3045-093
E-Mail

[email protected]

STATUS: EXPIRED

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