Call for a Researcher - 1 Vacancy (FOCOR)


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Call is open for the award of one (1) Research Fellowship (BI) at UNINOVA - Institute for the Development of New Technologies within the scope of the project FOCOR - PCIF/MPG/0086/2017 – Using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles to Assist Prescribed Fires and Detect Rekindles in Wildfire Management, for the development of R&D activities to be carried out by doctoral students or by graduates and masters enrolled in courses not leading to an academic degree, under the following conditions:

Area: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Recipient admission requirements /Profile:

  1. Be enrolled in a PhD or be a graduate and master enrolled in a non-academic degree course;
  2. Not exceed, with the conclusion of the scholarship contract in question, including possible renewals, a cumulative period of 4 (four) years if you are enrolled in a Doctorate and 1 (one) year if you are a master enrolled in a non-academic degree for this type of scholarship;
  3. Academic education in Computer Engineering, Electrical, Electrical and Computer Engineering or similar.
  4. Good knowledge of Cyber Physical Systems and experience in working with autonomous robots.
  5. Good Knowledge on Control Systems
  6. Good knowledge of Scientific Research Methods and Techniques.
  7. Knowledge of Entrepreneurship Methods.
  8. Experience of organizing international scientific events.
  9. Previous experience in national research projects.
  10. Experience in Cybersecurity.
  11. Experience in Autonomous Robots.
  12. Fluent in English, written and spoken (Mandatory).
  13. Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Candidates who have obtained the degree abroad must have the degree recognized in Portugal, pursuant to Decree-Law No. 66/2018 of August 16th.