Research Scholarship (BI) (1 vacancy) 2018

Reference: CIP-PSI / 04345/2013
Scientific area: Psychology

A call for tenders for the granting of a research grant within the scope of the R&D institution, Psychology Research Center of the Autonomous University of Lisbon - CIP-UAL, with reference CIP-PSI / 04345/2013, with financial support, is open. the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education (MCTES)

Mandatory admission requirements:

Master in Psychology with an average higher than 16 values. Preference will be given to candidates who have:

  • Experience in research projects in the field of psychology
  • Domain analysis of quantitative and qualitative data and publication of outputs
  • Domain of knowledge and experience in statistics applied to psychology using SPSS and AMOS data analysis software
  • Proficiency in the technical-scientific English language
  • Immediate availability


Preference criteria

Work plan:

Integration and development of research in the area of ​​Clinical Psychology and Health; statistical treatment of different types of data using qualitative and quantitative data analysis software (multivariate and advanced); participation in the dissemination of results

Applicable laws and regulations

The scholarship is awarded under Law No. 40/2004, of 18 August, updated by Decree-Law nº202/2012, of 27 August (Statute of the Scientific Research Fellow), and Regulation of Research Grants of the Foundation for Science and Technology, IP, in force : :: http: //


The work will be carried out at the premises of CIP - Psychology Research Center, Rua de Santa Marta, 47, 3rd floor, gab. 304, Lisbon, under the guidance of Dr. Odete Nunes

Duration of the scholarship (s)

Duration of 5 months, starting on March 1, 2018. The scholarship contract can be renewed up to a maximum of 5 months.

Monthly maintenance allowance amount

Monthly maintenance allowance amount:

The scholarship amount corresponds to 980 € according to the table of scholarship values ​​directly attributed by FCT, IP in the country (

Criteria and selection procedure

Only the 3 candidates with an academic specialization will be considered for interview using the research activity, with the best classification in the master's degree. The selection will result from an overall assessment based on the following considerations: curriculum evaluation (50%), interview (40%); motivation letter (10%).

Composition of the Selection Panel

President: Professor Doutor João Hipólito

Effective members: Doctor Tito Laneiro; Profª. Doctor Mónica Pires

Substitute member: Profª. Doctor Odete Nunes

Disclosure/announcement of results

Candidates admitted for interview are invited by email. The final results of the evaluation will be published in a public place on the website of the Autonomous University of Lisbon, with all candidates notified by e-mail.

Application deadline

The competition is open from 31 January 2018 to 16 February 2018

Applications must be formalized by e-mail to, including the reference of the competition in the subject field BI_2018_1 (CIP-PSI / 04345/2013) accompanied by the following mandatory documents: Curriculum Vitae detailed proof of the candidate's experience, copy of the qualification certificate and letter of motivation.

Failure to send any of the documents required in the application is grounds for exclusion

Appeal period


The information required above must be submitted on the EraCareers Portal's own form, in the fields provided for that purpose

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The research fellow with the highest ranking was selected, Candidate Joana Água.

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