Research fellowship – TEC4GREEN project (lugus 930611 | IT137-23-326)

Universidade de Coimbra

18 Sep 2023
Job Info

Universidade de Coimbra
Divisão de Projetos e Atividades (Bolsas)
Analysis Discipline
Engineering » Chemical engineering
Researcher Profile
First Stage Researcher (R1)
Utility Deadline
2 Oct 2023 – 23:59 (Europe/Lisbon)
Kind of Contract
Non permanent
Job Standing
Hours Per Week
Provide Beginning Date
1 Nov 2023
Is the job funded via the EU Analysis Framework Programme?
European Union / Subsequent Technology EU
Reference Quantity
7136 (C644948561-00000052)
Is the Job associated to employees place inside a Analysis Infrastructure?

Provide Description

College of Coimbra opens a name for one analysis fellowship, within the framework of the  mission “TEC4GREEN” (7136 (C644948561-00000052)), financed by PRR – Restoration and Resilience Plan and by the Subsequent Technology EU Funds, following NOTICE N.º 02/C05-i01/2022, Part 5 – Capitalization and Enterprise Innovation – Mobilizing Agendas for Enterprise Innovation, within the following circumstances:

Scientific space: Engineering and Know-how Sciences/Chemical Engineering, or associated areas.


Analysis Discipline
Engineering » Chemical engineering
Training Stage
Grasp Diploma or equal


Expertise/{Qualifications}/Admission necessities: Grasp diploma in Engineering and Know-how Sciences/Chemical Engineering, or associated areas, and enrolled in a non-academic diploma course built-in within the academic mission of a better schooling establishment.

Demonstrated expertise in: i) design, set up and operation of semi-pilot scale tools, particularly extraction and/or separation, together with at Excessive Stress; ii) experimental design and course of optimization (on a semi-pilot scale), particularly of extraction and/or separation processes; and iii) formulation and characterization of merchandise.

In keeping with the RBI in paragraph 5 of article 6, it solely admits BI attributions to graduates and masters enrolled in cycles of research that don’t confer an instructional diploma who haven’t exceeded two years to be fulfilled in numerous scholarship contracts.

“Programs not conferring an instructional diploma” should be associated to the analysis fellowship’s exercise kind. “Programs not conferring an instructional diploma” are the programs referred to in paragraph e) of quantity 3 of article 4 of Decree-Regulation no. 74/2006, of 24 March, within the present wording, supplied that they’re developed in affiliation or cooperation between the upper schooling establishment and a number of R&D models, in accordance with the provisions of paragraph e) of article 3 of the Regulation for Analysis Fellowships of the Basis for Science and Know-how (FCT).

Though the recipients should be enrolled in a course not conferring an instructional diploma, on the time of software it’s not essential for the candidate to have made such an enrollment, and proof of enrollment should be offered till the fellowship is contractualized. Candidates are solely required to satisfy the necessities to enroll within the coaching provide. If there are candidates already enrolled (together with attending a course), they compete on an equal footing with those that are usually not enrolled.

Particular Necessities

Work plan/Targets: Work plan for the R&D actions to be carried out: finishing up R&D actions targeted: i) on the design and set up of apparatus on a semi-pilot scale (eg: Stable-Liquid extraction, Excessive Stress extraction, Liquid-Liquid separation, membrane separation, and so forth.); ii) on the optimization of processes (on a semi-pilot scale) for the extraction, separation and purification of pure merchandise obtained from agro-industrial uncooked supplies (and their residues/losses); iii) on the characterization and formulation of pure merchandise for agricultural functions; iv) on doc administration of R&D actions; v) on writing technical-scientific paperwork.

Regime: The attribution of the fellowship doesn’t generate or entitle a relation of a legal-labour nature, and the fellowship is undertaken in an unique dedication regime. The fellowship holder is awarded the Fellowship Statute of the UC, in its present wording, in line with the Analysis Fellowship Holder Statute , and in line with the Regulation for Analysis Fellowships of the Basis for Science and Know-how, each of their present wording.

Location: Chemical Course of Engineering and Forest Merchandise Analysis Centre (CIEPQPF) – Division of Chemical Engineering of the College of Science and Know-how and College of Farmacy, each  on the College of Coimbra.

Period: 12 months.

Renewal: Ultimately renewable.

Scientific orientation: Professor Hermínio José Cipriano de Sousa and Professor Jorge Fernando Brandão Pereira.

Extra Info

Monetary circumstances: The quantity of the fellowship is € 1.199,64 akin to the month-to-month compensation stipulated within the FCT desk ( ), plus social safety (Seguro Social Voluntário, first degree contributions) and  private accidents insurance coverage. The cost can be made by financial institution switch. This quantity is not going to be elevated throughout your complete interval of the fellowship period.

Eligibility standards

Choice strategies: Curriculum analysis (100%).

Choice course of

Choice standards: i) Absolute benefit of the curriculum vitae (40%); ii) educational background (30%); and ii) particular knowldge associated to the work plan (30%).

Jury accountable for choice: Professor Hermínio José Cipriano de Sousa (president), Professor Jorge Fernando Brandão Pereira and Physician Ana Maria Antunes Dias (efficient members), and Physician Mara Elga Medeiros Braga and Physician Carla Maria Nobre Maleita (substitute members).

Formalization of software: Functions should be formalized by sending the next parts: i) motivation letter; ii) curriculum vitae; and iii) certificates of {qualifications}. The Declaration talked about under should be formalized in correct kind within the platform

Declaration on the dignity of the candidate(s) with the indication of the fellowship(s) of the typology to which the competition was held and the respective period(s).

Candidates with educational levels obtained overseas can be required to current a Certificates of Recognition in accordance with relevant regulation. This doc is obligatory solely within the contractualization part.

Functions submission: Functions should be submitted by way of .

Submission of functions: Between 19/09/2023 and 02/10/2023.

Submission deadline date: 02/10/2023.

Extra feedback

Extra data: The analysis outcomes can be introduced inside 90 working days after the top of the functions submission deadline, by notifying the candidates by way of e mail. After the announcement of the outcomes, candidates are thought-about routinely notified to, if they need to take action, touch upon the outcomes on a preliminary listening to interval inside 10 days after that date. After this, the chosen candidates must declare in writing their acceptance. Until a justification worthy of consideration is offered, if the declaration isn’t submitted inside the referred interval, it’s thought-about that the candidate waivers the fellowship. In case of resignation or withdrawal of the chosen candidate, the following candidate with the best analysis rating can be notified instantly.

As soon as the choice course of is accomplished, the fellowship contract can be drawn up in accordance with the draft contract supplied by the FCT.

After the contracted interval, the fellowship holder and supervisor should put together the ultimate report in accordance with the respective evaluation standards that have been established.

Pursuant to subparagraph h) of Article 9 of the Portuguese Structure, the College of Coimbra, as employer, actively promotes a coverage of equal alternatives between women and men in entry to employment {and professional} growth, and acts to stop every sort of discrimination.

Due to this fact, nobody might be privileged, benefited, harmed or disadvantaged of any proper or immune from any obligation on account of, particularly, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender, marital standing, household, financial scenario, schooling, origin or social situation, genetic heritage, decreased work capability, incapacity, continual sickness, nationality, ethnic or racial origin, territory of origin, language, faith, political or ideological beliefs and commerce union membership.

Choice reserve record: N/a.

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