22/07/2021

Scientific Initiation Research Scholarships (BIC)


  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciencesOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    06/08/2021 23:00 - Europe/London
  • LOCATION
    Portugal › Coimbra
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Other
  • JOB STATUS
    Full-time
  • HOURS PER WEEK
    35
  • REFERENCE NUMBER
    i2A-2BIC-LIC-A4All- CENTRO-047083

OFFER DESCRIPTION

 

Work Plan:

- The work plan to be developed will be the activities envisaged in the activity 2 of the Audiology4All project, namely:

• Data collection that will allow the definition of strategies to improve the auditory experience in the use of mobile applications, in the area of hearing loss, Central Auditory Processing Screening, Tinnitus Therapy, Auditory Training, Auditory Effort and Working Memory Training.

• The validation of algorithms and solutions implemented to quantify and improve the auditory experience (hearing, auditory training tinnitus and auditory effort - phonological memory/working memory).

The goal is to develop apps that can be used in the screening, evaluation and training/therapy of hearing loss, auditory processing and tinnitus and integrated into a platform of audiological solutions. 

Scholarship Length:

12 months, non-renewable, on an exclusive basis, in accordance with the Regulation of Research Grants of the Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia, I.P. The Scholarship is scheduled to begin on September 2021, and end on September 2022.

Selection Criteria:

The criteria for evaluating applications are as follows:

1. Sum of the evaluations of the curricular units of the area of hearing (scientific area of Audiology) and the research area of the Undergraduate Course in Audiology - 60%.

2. Knowledge of English - 15%:

a. Level A - 10 points.

b. Level B - 60 points.

c. Level C - 100 points.

3. Computer skills - 15%:

a. Knowledge of Office only - 30 points.

b. Office knowledge and statistical program - 50 points.

c. Programming knowledge - 20 more points.

d. Knowledge of manipulation of sound programs - over 20 points.

4. Driving licence - 10%:

With 100 points driving license.

In the event of a tie, the motivation letter will be considered.

More Information

Benefits

446,12 euros/monthly

Additional comments

Required Research Experiences

  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Medical sciences
  • YEARS OF RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
    1 - 4

Offer Requirements

  • REQUIRED EDUCATION LEVEL
    Medical sciences: Undergraduate
  • REQUIRED LANGUAGES
    ENGLISH: Good

Skills/Qualifications

Student of audiology bachelor with experience in:

a) Conducting audiology tests on different equipment.

b) Audiology tests were performed in different populations

Specific Requirements

 

Conducting audiology tests on different equipment.

Audiology tests were performed in different populations

Driving license

Map Information

Job Work Location Personal Assistance locations
Work location(s)
2 position(s) available at
Coimbra Health School of the Polytechnic of Coimbra
Portugal
Coimbra
Coimbra
3046-854
Rua 5 de Outubro, São Martinho do Bispo

EURAXESS offer ID: 667384

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