Research Grant (BI) (1 vacancy) 2017

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

A call for tender is open for the attribution of a research grant within the scope of the R&D institution, Research Center in Psychology of the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa – CIP-UAL, with the reference CIP-PSI/04345/2013, with the financial support Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FCT) and the Ministry of Science, Technology and Higher Education (MCTES)

Admission requirements:

Doctor in Psychology. Preference will be given to candidates who present:

– 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 studies of an experimental and laboratory nature;

– publication in indexed scientific journals – ISI or Scopus

– Fluency in the English language.

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 legislation and regulations

The grant is awarded under the terms of Law nº40/2004, of 18 August (Statute of the Scientific Research Grant Holder) and Regulation of Grants and Research of the Foundation for Science and Technology in force support/bolsas/docs/RegulamentoBolsasFCT2015.pdf.


The work will be carried out at the premises of the CIP-UAL – Center for Research in Psychology at the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, Luís de Camões

Duration of the scholarship(s)

The scholarship will last for 4 months, starting on 16 January 2016. The scholarship contract can be renewed up to a maximum of 4 months

Amount of monthly maintenance allowance

Amount of monthly maintenance allowance:

The amount of the scholarship corresponds to €980 according to the table of values of the scholarships awarded directly by FCT, IP in the Country (

selection methods

Only 5 candidates with an academic specialization using research activity and with the highest master's average will be considered for interview. The selection will result from a global assessment based on the curricular assessment (50%), on experience in the research activity (40%) and on the motivation letter (10%).

Composition of the Selection Jury

President: Professor Doctor João Hipólito

Effective members: Prof. Doctor Tito Laneiro; teacher Doctor Monica Pires

Alternate member: Prof. Doctor Odete Nunes

Publication/notification of results

The final results of the evaluation will be published in a public place on the Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa and CIP-UAL websites, with all candidates notified by email.

Application deadline and form of submission of applications

The contest is open from the 27th of November to the 19th of December

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


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

Complaint deadline


More information here


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

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