Research Opportunities

The Carnegie Mellon Portugal Program is an education, research and innovation ecosystem that brings together Portuguese universities, research institutions and companies, in cooperation with Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). 

On this webpage you will be able to find research positions related with the Entrepreneurial Research Initiatives (ERIs) and the Early Bird Projects (EBPs) carried out in the scope of the Program, which is funded by the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia (FCT).

 

 Deadline: 2015-01-15 
Position: ICTI CMU Portugal Postdoctoral Fellowship in Applied Mathematics, Carnegie Mellon University
Scientific Area: Applied Mathematics

The Department of Mathematical Sciences in Carnegie Mellon University anticipates to make  a two-year postdoctoral appointment in applied analysis, probability and stochastic analysis beginning September 2015, under the ICTI CMU Portugal Program in Applied Mathematics. The recipient will spend three semesters at Carnegie Mellon University, teaching a total of four courses during that period, and will be expected to spend the remaining semester at one of the following partner institutions in Portugal: Mathematics Department of Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Mathematics Department of the College of Sciences of the Universidade de Lisboa (FCUL), Mathematics Department of the College of Sciences and Technology of the Universidade Nova de Lisboa (FCTUNL) Department of Mathematics of the College of Sciences and  Technology of Universidade de Coimbra (FCTUC).

Applicants should submit all materials electronically at https://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/6460. This includes the AMS Standard Cover Sheet, a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement describing current and planned research, and three letters of recommendation.  Recommenders who are unable to submit their letters electronically may mail them to the committee.

All communications should be addressed to:
ICTI CMU-Portugal Program in Applied Mathematics
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
Deadline: 2014-12-23 
   
Position: One Research Grant for MSC holders more 
Scientific Area: Psychological sciences
Project Name: “VR2Market: Towards a Mobile Wearable Health Surveillance Product for First Response and other Hazardous Professions”
Scientific Advisor: João Paulo Cunha
Location: INESC Porto, Porto
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/FIA/0031/2013)
Deadline: 2014-12-16 
   
Position: One research grant BI-M more 
Scientific Area: Egineering
Project Name: “INSIDE: Intelligent Networked Robot Systems for Symbiotic Interaction with Children with Impaired Development”
Scientific Advisor: Luisa Coheur
Location: INESC-ID, Lisbon
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/HCI/0051/2013)
 Deadline: 2014-12-09 (closed)  
Position: Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Egineering
Project Name: “RSLingo4Privacy – Tools to improve consistency between privacy policies and current practices”
Scientific Advisor: Travis Breaux
Location: INESC-ID, Lisbon
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-EPB/TIC/0053/2013)
 Deadline: 2014-12-05 (closed)  
Position: Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Engineering and Public Policy
Project Name: “ Innovation dynamics in aeronautics and Embraer in Évora: towards a distributed platform for entrepreneurial initiatives, new employment and skills development”
Location: IN+, Lisbon
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/TPE/0011/2013)
 Deadline: 2014-12-02 (closed)  
Position: One Grant BPD more
Scientific Area: Egineering
Project Name: “ INSIDE: Intelligent Networked Robot Systems for Symbiotic Interaction with Children with Impaired Development”
Scientific Advisor: Francisco Melo
Location: INESC-ID, Lisbon
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/HCI/0051/2013)
 Deadline: 2014-11-30 (closed) 
Position: Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Egineering
Project Name: “MT4M - Machine Translation For Microblogs”
Scientific Advisor: Isabel Trancoso
Location: Spoken Language Systems Lab of INESC-ID
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-EPB/TIC/0026/2013)

 Deadline: 2014-11-15 (closed) 
Position: Scientific Initiation Studentship (BIC) more
Scientific Area: Informatics
Project Name: “AHA: Augmented Human Assistance”
Scientific Advisor: Élvio Rúbio Gouveia/Maria de Fátima Marcelina Baptista/Maria Filomena Araújo da Costa Cruz Carnide
Location: Madeira-ITI, Funchal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/HCI/0046/2013)
Deadline: 2014-11-04 (closed) 
Position: Post-Doctoral Fellowship more 
Scientific Area: Engineering
Project Name: “Innovation Dynamics in aeronautics and Embraer in Évora: towards a distributed platform for entrepreneurial initiatives, new employment and skills development” 
Scientific Advisor: Manuel Freitas
Location: IDMEC-Instituto de Engenharia Mecânica, Lisboa
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/TPE/0011/2013) 

 Deadline: 2014-11-05 (closed)  
Position: Ph.D. Student Grant  more
Scientific Area: Computer Science
Project Name: “Studying the long-term acceptance of personal health informatics tools”
Scientific Advisor: Evangelos Karapanos (M-ITI)/Nuno Jardim Nunes(UMa)/Pedro Campos(M-ITI)
Location: Madeira-ITI, Funchal, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-EPB/TIC/0063/2013)

 Deadline: 2014-10-17 (closed) 
Position: Research fellowship for Post-doctoral more
Scientific Area: Engineering and Public Policy
Project Name: “Innovation dynamics in aeronautics and Embraer in Évora: towards a distributed platform for entrepreneurial initiatives, new employment and skills development”
Scientific Advisor: Joana Mendonça (IN+)/Manuel Heitor(IN+)/Muriel Padua (IN+)
Location: Associação do Instituto Superior Técnico para a Investigação e Desenvolvimento (IST-ID), Lisboa
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/TPE/0011/2013)

 Deadline: 2014-10-05 (closed) 
Position: Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Human Computer Interaction
Project Name: AHA: Augmented Human Assistance
Scientific Advisor: Sergi Bermúdez i Badia (M-ITI)
Location: Madeira-ITI, Funchal, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/HCI/0046/2013)

 Deadline: 2014-09-19 (closed) 
Position: Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Engineering
Project Name: TRATAHI - TRAnslation and Transcription Assisted by Humans on the Internet
Scientific Advisor: Ramón F. Astudillo (INESC ID)
Location: Spoken Language Systems Lab of INESC-ID, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-EPB/TIC/0065/2013)

 Deadline: 2014-09-14 (closed) 
Position: Research Grant for MSC holders within the project more
Scientific Area: Technology commercialization, operations strategy for high-tech start-ups
Project Name: VR2Market: Towards a Mobile Wearable Health Surveillance Product for First Response and other Hazardous Professions
Scientific Advisor: Ana Cristina Barros
Location: INESC Porto - Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores do Porto, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/FIA/0031/2013)
   
 Deadline: 2014-09-05(closed)  
Position: Research Grant for a person with a degree more
Scientific Area: Electronic Engineering
Project Name: VR2Market: Towards a Mobile Wearable Health Surveillance Product for First Response and other Hazardous Professions
Scientific Advisor:  José Maria Amaral Fernandes
Location: Universidade de Aveiro - Instituto de Engenharia Electrónica e Telemática de Aveiro(IEETA)
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/FIA/0031/2013)
   
 Deadline: 2014-08-18 (closed)  
Position: Research Grant for a person with a degree more
Scientific Area: Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering
Project Name: Hyrax
Scientific Advisor:  Hervé Paulino and João Lourenço
Location: CITI / Departamento de Informática da Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/FIA/0048/2013)
Deadline: 2014-08-15 (closed)
 
Position: Postdoctoral researcher more
Scientific Area: Human Computer Interaction
Project Name: AHA: Augmented Human Assistance
Scientific Advisor: Sergi Bermúdez i Badia
Location: Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute (M-ITI) of the Universidade da Madeira, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/HCI/0046/2013 - 1)

Deadline: 2014-08-15 (closed) 
Position: PhD Studentship more
Scientific Area: Human Computer Interaction
Project Name: AHA: Augmented Human Assistance
Scientific Advisor: Sergi Bermúdez i Badia
Location: Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute (M-ITI) of the Universidade da Madeira, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/HCI/0046/2013)
 
  Deadline: 2014-08-14 (closed) 
Position: Research Grant more
Scientific Area: Computer Science
Project Name: Hyrax: Crowd-Sourcing Mobile Devices to Develop Edge Clouds
Scientific Advisor: Luís Lopes
Location: INESC Porto - Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores do Porto, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/FIA/0048/2013)
 
  Deadline: 2014-08-12 (closed) 
Position: Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Mobile development for Human Sensing environments
Project Name: VR2Market: Towards a Mobile Wearable Health Surveillance Product for First Response and other Hazardous Professions
Scientific Advisor: João Paulo Cunha
Location: INESC Porto - Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores do Porto, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/FIA/0031/2013)
   
 Deadline: 2014-08-06 (closed) 
Position: Post-Doc Grants (BPD) more
Scientific Area: Engineering and Public Policy
Project Name: Innovation dynamics in aeronautics and Embraer in Évora: towards a distributed platform for entrepreneurial initiatives, new employment and skills development
Scientific Advisor: Joana Mendonça
Location: IN+, Lisboa, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT ( CMUP-ERI/TPE/0011/2013)

Deadline: 2014-08-06 (closed) 
Position: 2 Scientific Research Grants for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Engineering and Public Policy
Project Name:Innovation dynamics in aeronautics and Embraer in Évora: towards a distributed platform for entrepreneurial initiatives new employment and skills development 
Scientific Advisor: Joana Mendonça
Location: IN+, Lisboa, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT ( CMUP-ERI/TPE/0011/2013)
 
Deadline: 2014-07-15 (closed) 
Position: Scientific Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Medical Sciences 
Project Name: Technology, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Policy Lab  
Scientific Advisor: Sofia A. Oliveira
Location: Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/TPE/0028/2013)
 
 
Deadline: 2014-07-14 (closed) 
Position: BI Research Fellowship more
Scientific Area: Economics
Project Name: Technology, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Policy Lab 
Scientific Advisor: Pedro Oliveira
Location: Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics - CLSBE 
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/TPE/0028/2013)

Deadline: 2014-07-02 (closed) 
Position: BI Research Fellowship
Scientific Area: Computer science
Project Name: Hyrax
Scientific Advisor: Fernando Silva
Location: INESC Porto - Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores do Porto, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT (CMUP-ERI/FIA/0048/2013)
Deadline: 2014-07-20 (closed) 
Position: Scientific Research Grant for MSC holders more
Scientific Area: Engineering
Project Name: Innovation dynamics in aeronautics and Embraer in Évora: towards a distributed platform for entrepreneurial initiatives new employment and skills development
Scientific Advisor: Ana Cristina Barros
Location: INESC Porto - Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores do Porto, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT ( CMUP-ERI/TPE/0011/2013)
Deadline: 2014-07-20 (closed) 
Position: Post-Doc Grants (BPD) more
Scientific Area: Engineering
Project Name: Innovation dynamics in aeronautics and Embraer in Évora: towards a distributed platform for entrepreneurial initiatives new employment and skills development
Scientific Advisor: Ana Cristina Barros
Location: INESC Porto - Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores do Porto, Portugal
Funding Entity: FCT ( CMUP-ERI/TPE/0011/2013)
 

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Last update: December 10, 2014