Research Scholarship (BI) (1 vacancy) 2019

Reference: UID / PSI / 04345/2019
Scientific area: Psychology

A call for tenders for the granting of a research grant (BI - Mestre) within the scope of the R&D institution, Research Center in Psychology - CIP, with the reference UID / PSI / 04345/2019, with the financial support of FCT / MCTES through national funds (PIDDAC)

Mandatory admission requirements:

Master in Psychology with an average of 16 or more. Preference will be given to candidates who have:

- Previous experience in research projects in the field of psychology;

- Domain of analysis of quantitative and qualitative data and publication of outputs;

- Domain of knowledge and experience in statistics applied to psychology using resources software data analysis SPSS, AMOS and Process;

- Proficiency in the technical-scientific English language.

Preference criteria

Work plan:

in the integration and development of research in the area of ​​Clinical Psychology and Health; statistical treatment of different types of data using software analysis of qualitative and quantitative data; participation dissemination of results.

Applicable laws and regulations

The scholarship is awarded under Law No. 40/2004, of 18 August, updated by Decree-Law no. 202/2012, of 27 August. (Scientific Research Fellow Status), and Research Grants Regulation of the Foundation for Science and Technology, IP in force


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

Duration of the scholarship (s)

Duration of 4 months, starting on September 1, 2019.

Monthly maintenance allowance amount

Monthly maintenance allowance amount:

The scholarship amount corresponds to € 989,70 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%), measured through CV analysis and interview

Composition of the Selection Panel

Professor João Hipólito; Effective members: Profª Doutora Rute Brites, Prof. Doctor Tito Laneiro; 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, through a list ordered by final grade obtained, in a public place on the website of the Autonomous University of Lisbon (, with the approved candidate notified by email. All applicants will be notified of the decision by email.

Application deadline

The competition is open from 9 to 23 May 2019.

applications must be formalized by sending a letter of application and the following documents:: Detailed detailed proof of the candidate's experience, copy of the qualification certificate and letter of motivation. Applications must be delivered by e-mail to e-mail, and must include the reference of the contest in the subject field BI_2019_1 (UID / PSI / 04345/2019).

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 this purpose.

More info here


The researcher with the highest ranking, candidate Mariana Ginja da Costa Martins, was selected.

English English Português Português