Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação (BII) (1 vaga), 2022

Referência: BII_2022_5_UID/04345/2020
Área científica: Psychology

A call for bids for a scientific initiation fellowship (BII) is open within the scope of the R&D institution, Psychology Research Centre – CIP, of Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, with reference UID/04345/2020 and the financial support of the FCT/MCTES through national funds

Requisitos de admissão:

Undergraduate student in Psychology (attending 2nd or 3rd year) or Master in Psychology (attending 1st or 2nd year)

Critérios de preferência

– Frequency of the Master’s Degree in Psychology;

– Research experience.

Plano de trabalhos

Integration into a research project in Psychology. The following activities will be developed: transcription of family interviews; development of family genograms from the interview data; support in the preparation of technical reports.  The objectives to be achieved are: 1) obtaining the transcripts of a set of clinical interviews for further analysis; 2) obtaining a set of family genograms.

Legislação e regulamentação aplicável

The scholarship is awarded under Law No. 40/2004 of 18 August, updated by Decree-Law No. 123/2019 of 28 August (Statute of Scientific Research Fellows), available at, and the Regulation for Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology, I.P. in force, and Amendments to Regulation 950/2019, of December 16 (available at


Local de trabalho

The work will be carried out in person at the premises of CIP – Psychology Research Centre of Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, Rua de Santa Marta, 47, 4th floor, room 404, under the guidance of Dr Rute Brites.

Duração da(s) bolsa(s)

The fellowship will last for 1 (one) month, starting September 1, 2022. A selection reserve list will be created and may be used for up to a maximum of one month.

Valor do subsídio de manutenção mensal

Valor do subsídio de manutenção mensal:

The fellowship amount corresponds to 486,12€ per month, according to the fellowships amounts table directly attributed by the FCT, I.P. in the country ( and will be paid by bank transfer, by the contracting entity.

Métodos de seleção

Only the three candidates who have the highest average in all the completed course units of their undergraduate program or, in the case of students attending the Master’s program, the final average of the undergraduate program, will be considered for interview.

Selection will result from an overall assessment based on the following weightings: curriculum evaluation (60%), interview (40%). Only candidates with a weighted average equal to or higher than 15 will be admitted.

Composição do Júri de Seleção

President: Dr Rute Brites; voting members: Dr Tânia Brandão, Dr Luísa Ribeiro. Substitute member: Dr Tito Laneiro.

Forma de publicitação/notificação dos resultados

The 3 candidates selected and admitted for interview are invited by email. The announcement and the final results of the evaluation will be published, by means of a list ordered according to the final grade obtained, in a public place on the website of the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa ( The selected candidate will be informed by email. All applicants will be informed of the decision by email.

Prazo de candidatura e forma de apresentação das candidaturas

Application deadline and form of submission: The call is open from july 7th to July 16th 2022.

Applications must be formalized by sending a letter of application and the following documents: 1) Curriculum Vitae; 2a) for students attending a 1st cycle course (undergraduate program), proof of enrolment and attendance in that course, with grades obtained in the previous year(s); 2b) for students attending a 2nd cycle course, proof of enrolment and attendance in that course and a Graduation Certificate (Undergraduate Program). Applications must be sent by email to, and must include the reference of the call in the subject field BII _2022_5_UID/04345/2020.

Failure to send any of the documents required in the application constitutes grounds for exclusion (according to Art. 10º of the Regulamento n.º 950/2019 de Bolsas de Investigação da FCT).

Prazo de reclamação

After a final decision has been made and candidates have been informed, appeals must be made within 15 working days, or sent to the highest executive body of the financing entity within 30 working days.


Mais informações aqui


Realizou-se o concurso para a atribuição de uma Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação (BII) no âmbito da Unidade de I&D – Centro de Investigação em Psicologia – CIP com a referência BII _2022_5_UID/04345/2020, na área científica: Psychology, com o financiamento FCT/MCTES.

Foi recebida uma candidatura: Dulce Dias, tendo a candidata sido selecionada para entrevista.

Após a condução da entrevista, o júri classificou a candidata com base nos seguintes parâmetros: avaliação curricular (60%) e na entrevista (40%). Os resultados são os seguintes:

Dulce Dias: 80,00 %

A candidata selecionada para a Bolsa de Iniciação à Investigação foi Dulce Dias.

Lisboa, 21 julho de 2022