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1. Descrição do cargo/posição/bolsa
1. Job description

Job:
Science and Technology Management Fellowships (BGCT - bachelor)

Job/Fellowship Reference: FCSH-UNL / BGCT - bachelor

Main research field: Not available

Sub research field:

Job summary:

Two Science and Technology Management Fellowships for bachelors are open at The Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FCSH-UNL), financed by the faculty own resources.

Job description:

Two Science and Technology Management Fellowships for bachelors are open at The Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FCSH-UNL), financed by the faculty own resources.

Main research field: Not applicable

Requirements for admission:
The candidates should have a bachelor degree (minimum) and fulfil the following requirements:
- Experience in searching for funding opportunities, preferably in the fields of research and higher education;
- Experience in the preparation of grant applications for national and international funding programs;
- Professional experience in managing national and international funding programs;
- Knowledge of the main funding programs for research and higher education, including rules and participation formats in Portugal2020 and Horizon2020;
- Proficiency in Portuguese and English (fluent spoken and written);

It is also valued:
- Experience in public relations, marketing and strategic communication;
- Interest in developing individual and institutional skills in the area of science management;
- Advanced search techniques on the Internet;
- Ability to work in a team;
- Initiative and autonomy.

Work plan
The FCSH´s Planning Office seeks dynamic, autonomous and motivated candidates to join a new working group to improve the institutional funding and project management skills. The fellowship aims to:
- Identify and disseminate funding opportunities;
- Analyse the key institutions funding’s policies for research and higher education;
- Prepare and submit applications for funding;
- To support the implementation and management of funded projects.
Legislation framework: A fellowship contract will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by the Law 40/2004, of 18 August, as amended and republished by Decree-Law No. 202/2012 of 27 August, and as amended by Decree-Law No. 233/2012 of 29 October and by Law No. 12/2013, of January 29, and Decree-Law No. 89/2013 of 9 July (Estatuto do Bolseiro de Investigação Científica). Also by the FCT, I.P. Fellowships Regulation in place (http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/regulamento.phtml.pt) and the Regulations for Advanced Training and Qualification of Human Resources at FCSH.

Place of work: The work will be developed at the FCSH´s Planning Office, under the scientific guidance of Professor Doctor João Costa.

Fellowship duration: This position is initially opened for 1 (one) year and will begin on September 2015. The fellowship contract may be renewed for a maximum of 5 (five) years.

Monthly allowance: The fellowship amount is 1050, 00€. The fellowship holder will have the right to social security through adherence to the voluntary social insurance scheme; pursuant to Código dos Regimes Contributivos do Sistema Previdencial de Segurança Social.

Selection method: Candidates will be assessed by curriculum evaluation, with 60% weight, and by the interview, weighing in at 40%. The curriculum evaluation will have the following rating
Evaluation parameters: A) Curriculum evaluation: Bachelor degree (1 pt.); Advanced training in science management (0.5 pt.); Experience in searching for funding opportunities, preferably in the fields of research and higher education (1 pt.); Experience in the preparation of grant applications for national and international funding programs (1 pt.); Professional experience in managing national and international funding programs (1 pt.)
B) Motivation letter: Global understanding of FCSH´s institutional mission (0.5 pt.); Individual profile adequacy for the proposed work program (0.5 pt.); Interest in developing individual and institutional skills in the area of science management (0.5 pt.)
Candidates who obtain a minimum of three (3) points will be invited to interview. In the interview will be assessed motivation, availability and knowledge demonstrated by the applicant. The jury may not award the grant if the quality of candidates is less than desired.
Selection Committee: President: Professor Doctor João Costa. Effective members: Professor Doctor Susana Trovão, Professor Doctor Francisco Caramelo.

Publication/notification of results: The final results of the evaluation will become public, through an ordered list by final grade obtained which will be posted at the Human Resources Division information board (Tower B, 1st floor of FCSH-UNL), and the selected candidate will be notified by email.

Deadlines: This call for applications is open from 24/07/2015 to 24/08/2015.

Applications may be sent via e-mail to planeamento@fcsh.unl.pt, by attaching the following documents: motivation letter (max 1 page), Curriculum vitae with information about professional experience and trainings (max. 4 pages), academic certificates and other documents considered relevant (e.g., letters of reference). Please indicate the following subject (BGCT: FINANCIAMENTO).


Vacant posts: 2

Type of contract: Temporary

Job country: Portugal

Job city: Lisboa

Job company/institute: Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas da Universidade Nova de Lisboa


Application deadline: 24 Agosto 2015
(The Application's deadline must be confirmed on the Job Description)

2. Dados de contactos da organização
2. Organization contact data

Organization/institute: Universidade Nova de Lisboa - Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas

Address:
Av. de Berna, 26 C
Lisboa - 1069-061
Portugal

Email: planeamento@fcsh.unl.pt

Website: http://www.fcsh.unl.pt

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