Research Scholarship (BI) (1 vacancy) 2018

Reference: CIP-PSI / 04345/2016
Scientific area: Psychology

A call for tenders for the granting of a research grant within the scope of the R&D institution, Research Center in Psychology - CIP, under the reference CIP-PSI / 04345/2016, with financial support from the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education (MCTES)

Mandatory admission requirements:

PhD in Psychology. Preference will be given to candidates who have:

- Experience in research projects in the field of psychology (data analysis and publication of outputs);

- Experience and mastery of the statistical area and the handling and analysis of data using the software SPPS, AMOS and Process;

- Publication in international scientific journals

- Fluency in English (technical and scientific English).

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 software analysis of quantitative data (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 (Scientific Research Fellow Status) and the Foundation for Science and Technology Scholarship and Research Regulations in force support / scholarships / docs / RegulationBolsasFCT2015.pdf.


The work will be developed at the premises of CIP - Psychology Research Center of the Autonomous University of Lisbon, Luís de Camões

Duration of the scholarship (s)

The scholarship will have a duration of 4 months, starting on September 1, 2018.

Monthly maintenance allowance amount

Monthly maintenance allowance amount:

The monthly amount of the scholarship corresponds to 1495 € according to the table of scholarship values ​​directly attributed by FCT, IP in the country (

Criteria and selection procedure

Only the 3 doctoral candidates who demonstrate more skills in the field of quantitative data analysis will be considered for interview. The selection will result from a global assessment based on the curriculum evaluation (50%), the experience in the research activity (40%) and the motivation letter (10%), measured in CV and in an interview.

Composition of the Selection Panel

President: Professor Doutor João Hipólito

Effective members: Doctor Tito Laneiro; Profª. Doctor Rute Brites

Substitute member: Profª. Doctor Odete Nunes

Disclosure/announcement of results

The final results of the evaluation will be published in a public place on the website of the Autonomous University of Lisbon and CIP, with all candidates notified by e-mail.

Application deadline

The competition is open from 27 June to 19 July

Applications must be formalized, by sending an application email accompanied by the following documents: Curriculum Vitae, qualification certificate and letter of motivation, to the following address:

Appeal period


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Researcher Amanda E. lai .. was selected.

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