Research Scholarship (BI) (1 vacancy) 2017

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:

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 data handling and analysis using data analysis software;

- Experience in conducting experimental and laboratory studies;

- publication in indexed scientific journals - ISI or Scopus

- Fluency in 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 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 (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-UAL - 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 16 January 2016. The scholarship contract may be renewed up to a maximum of 4 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 5 candidates with academic specialization will be considered for interview using the research activity and with the highest average master's degree. The selection will result from a global assessment based on curriculum evaluation (50%), experience in the research activity (40%) and 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

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

Application deadline

The competition is open from 27 November to 19 December

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:


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

Appeal period


More info here


The candidate with the highest ranking, Sandra Bastos Figueiredo, was selected

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