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Research Grant Full-time

de Instituto de Telecomunicações em Porto (Publicado em 20-03-2017)

Title: Research Grant - BIM/Nº45 - 16/03/2017 - S2MovingCity

Funding Reference Number: BIM/Nº45 - 16/03/2017 - S2MovingCity

Summary: A research position for one Bolsa de Investigação para Mestre (1 BI Mestre) is opened at Instituto de Telecomunicações in the scope of the Project S2MovingCity: Sensing and Serving a Moving City, CMUP-ERI/TIC/0010/2014, financed by “OE – Orçamento de Estado” (PIDDAC). The grant will be awarded under the following conditions:

Scientific area: Informatics Engineering/ Electrical and Computer Engineering

Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia

Group: Networked Systems – Po

Admission Requirements:  MSc in Informatics Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or equivalent.

 Good programming skills and hands-on experience on databases.

 Preferred previous experience on data mining and machine learning.

 Good English skills, spoken and written preferred.

 Self-motivated and self-disciplined; capable of working on a multidisciplinary, international team.

Work Objectives: The research work will be done in the scope of T3: Modelling citizen demand and mobility. The work consists in understanding the vital signs of the city using using a variety of mobile probes, namely smartphones, buses and taxis. More specifically, the work shall focus on extracting mobility information from distinct data sources for creating models of different aspects of urban mobility (e.g. traffic congestion). The work will also consist in studying how different data sources are able to characterize urban mobility.

Applicable legislation: A fellowship will be celebrated according to the regulations defined by FCT “Regulation of Instituto de Telecomunicações’ fellowships” and ”Research Fellowship Holder Statute”, in accordance with Law no. 40/2004, dated August 18 (Status of Scientific Research Fellow), as amended and republished by Decree-Law No.202/2012 of August 27, and as amended by Decree-Law No.233/2012 of October 29 and by Law No.12/2013 of January 29, and Decree-Law No. 89/2013 of July 9, and also by Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. Fellowship Regulation of Fundação para Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P., approved by Regulation no. 234/2012, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 25 of 2012, amended and republished by Regulation no. 326/2013, published in Series II of Diário da República of July 27 of 2013 and amended by Regulation no. 339/2015, published in Series II of Diário da República of June 17 of 2015.


Place of work: The work will be developed at the Instituto de Telecomunicações based at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto, under the supervision of Professor Ana Cristina Costa Aguiar.

Duration: Possibly renewed upon performance assessment and availability of funds. The estimated beginning date is on 1st May 2017 (or soon thereafter).

Monthly salary: 980 Eur, according to table values of Instituto de Telecomunicações and the FCT regulations, in the country (http://alfa.fct.mctes.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores). Additional payment/reward by private funds might be considered. The payment will be made by bank transfer.

Selection criteria:
 Quality of the candidates’ Curriculum Vitae (measured on a scale of 1 to 5) (50%)

 Suitability of the candidates’ profile to the project (measured on a scale of 1 to 5) (50%)

Candidates may be interviewed for clarification of any aspect related to the above criteria

The Jury has the right to not admit any of the candidates that applied for this position.

Ana Cristina Costa Aguiar

Pedro Miranda de Andrade de Albuquerque d´Orey

Luis Miguel Pinho de Almeida

Communication of the results: Results will be published at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto. The selected candidate will be notified by email.

Required Documents:  Short description of prior research work

 Curriculum Vitae

 Master Degree Certificate (certidão de grau de mestre)

Applications should be sent by email to Elimary Silva: [email protected], under the subject “Application to Grant Project S2MovingCity, BI-Msc (2017)”.

Deadline for applications: the application documents shall be sent by email from the 27 March to 7 April 2017.

Closing Date: 07-04-2017

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Date: 16-03-2017

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