ORGANISATION/COMPANYInstituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier ITQB NOVA
RESEARCH FIELDBiological sciences › Biology
RESEARCHER PROFILEFirst Stage Researcher (R1)Recognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE01/03/2019 17:00 - Europe/London
LOCATIONPortugal › Oeiras
TYPE OF CONTRACTTo be defined
HOURS PER WEEK35
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier (ITQB NOVA)
Call for a PhD Researcher
By order of the Rector of Universidade Nova de Lisboa, issued on 14th of January 2019, and in accordance with the Decree-Law nº 57/2016 of 29 August, with the amendment introduced by Law 57/2017 of 19 July, ITQB NOVA a call is open for a PhD Researcher, in the scope of a project financed by FCT, entitled “Molecular and cell biology of imipenem resistance in the human enteric pathogen Clostridium difficile”, reference PTDC/BIA-MIC/32542/2017.
Academic Qualifications: PhD in Biology.
General admission requirements:
• PhD in Biological Sciences;
• Interest in Genetics, Molecular and Cellular Microbiology and the problem of antibiotic resistance;
• Fluency in read, spoken and written English
Important note: In the event the PhD degree was awarded by a foreigner higher institution, the degree must comply with the previsions of Decreto-Regulamentar nº 342/2007, 12 October, and all formalities established there must be fulfilled by applications deadline.
Category and applicable legislation: PhD Researcher, salary index to the Single Salary Table (TRU) level 33, approved by Decreto-Regulamentar nº 11-A/2017, 29 November.
It is foreseen that the contract starts in April 2019. Employment contract for an uncertain term (according to the article 18, paragraph b), and paragraph 1 and 3 of article 6, DL No. 57/2016, of August 29, amended by Law No. 57/2017, of July 19, with an initial period of 6 months, eventually renewable up to a maximum of 30 months.
Documents required in the application:
Detailed Curriculum vitae;
Contacts of two references;
Evaluation of application (Curriculum vitae and motivation letter, considering the evaluation criteria from Minute number 1) - 90%
Interview - 10%
- Professor Doctor Adriano O. Henriques, ITQB NOVA;
- Professor Doctor Mariana Pinho, ITQB NOVA;
- Professor Doctor Sérgio Filipe, FCT NOVA;
- Professor Doctor Lígia Martins, ITQB NOVA (substitute member);
Submission and deadlines of applications: The application call starts on February 11th and ends on March 1st (5:00pm GMT), 2019.
All documents must be sent as a single PDF file by email to email@example.com indicating the reference 32542-14-2018-FCT in the subject.
Notification of Results: All candidates will be informed of the decisions by e-mail.
EURAXESS offer ID: 379040