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1. PhD researcher - Science Management and Communication (Sustainability & Environment)

The candidates must hold a PhD degree in the field of sustainability and the environment, or similar, legally valid and/or recognized in Portugal.

    The PhD will develop activities of communication and management of science and technology, namely:

    • Support to the CENSE Coordinator and the Management Council, namely in the execution of the strategic program of the research unit, in the activities of the management processes and in the interaction with the management entities, partner entities and the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT);

    • Support for the financial management of the research unit;

    • Support for the preparation and submission of research project applications for competitive national and international funding;

    • Maintenance of the team permanently updated, including support in organizing applications for new integrated members and collaborators;

    • Realization of annual reports and update of the research unit indicators related to publications and other scientific activities;

    • Support in tenders launched by the research unit;

    • Support in the interaction with the Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering and other departments of FCT NOVA, as well as research units and management bodies of FCT NOVA, and other relevant external entities;

    • Support in the organization of scientific conferences and events;

    • Planning and execution of internal communication activities and identification of possible synergies between CENSE's research areas;

    • Planning and execution of dissemination and dissemination activities, and knowledge transfer to public and private entities, including content for the website and other communication channels of the research unit (newsletter and social networks);

    • Identification of opportunities for collaboration with public and private entities and support for the preparation and submission of project proposals.

    The PhD shall fully devote the whole of his/her professional activity to NOVA.id.FCT, on an exclusive basis.

    Applications are now closed.

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    2. PhD researcher - Data Science

    The candidates must hold a PhD degree in the field of data science or similar area, legally valid and/or recognized in Portugal.

    The PhD Researcher will carry out research activities in the field of Data Science applied to the environment and sustainability fields. Key activities include:

    • development of tools and algorithms, through free software and "cloud computing", and use of advanced methods and techniques of data analysis and "machine learning", to understand problems and create solutions through the extraction of information and knowledge from complex or large data sets;

    • support for researchers and PhD students from CENSE, namely by integrating this area in research work taking place in the research areas of CENSE;

    • analysis, treatment, interpretation and presentation of environmental, social and economic data, taking into account the inter- and transdisciplinary nature of the research carried out at CENSE;

    • preparation of scientific data, preferably for digital publication;

    • planning, creation and optimization of experimental protocols;

    • exploration and access to global databases related to the environment and sustainability.

    The PhD shall fully devote the whole of his/her professional activity to NOVA.id.FCT, on an exclusive basis.

    Applications open from 22nd May - 14th June 2021

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