Please find attached a call for a post-doc position for developing
research work in the fields of Multivariate Process Control and
Supervision, Chemometrics and Simulation.
The Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the University of Coimbra
(FCTUC) is looking for motivated members of the community to work on the
Portuguese project PTDC/EQU-ESI/108374/2008, designated:
*“Development of an integrated framework for monitoring and control of
complex industrial and biologic systems using advanced
partial-correlation and information-theoretic approaches”*
which has the following characteristics:
*Applicant profile:* PhD in Chemical Engineering, Electric Engineering,
Computer Science or similar fields.
*Location:* Department of Chemical Engineering of the Faculty of Science
and Technology of the University of Coimbra.
*Duration:* 12 months.
*Renewal:* It could be renewable for up to 36 months.
*Financial conditions:* The amount of the grant is 1.495€, paid monthly
at the end of the month by bank transfer. This amount is increased by
the voluntary social security in case the candidate elects this
possibility, as well as personal accidents insurance.
*The successful candidate should preferably have a background or
experience gathered in some of the following fields: Process Supervision
and Control, Chemometrics/Multivariate Statistics. The ideal candidate
should also present good programming, communication and English skills,
as well as enjoy working in a multidisciplinary environment.*
i) Adequacy of the profile and merit of the candidate to the necessities
of the project;
ii) Prior experience in areas directly related with the working plan;
iii) Motivation, autonomy and entrepreneur spirit;
iv) Verification of preferential conditions;
*Appications period:* April, 21^st – May, 18^th 2010
*Formalization of application:*
The application must be formalized by sending, by e-mail, the follow
i) Presentation /motivation letter;
iii) Recommendation letters with contacts (at least two);
iv) Academic education certificates (including a list of subjects
concluded and respective classification).
The applications must be sent by e-mail in PDF format, to Prof. Marco
Paulo Seabra dos Reis, between April 21^st and May 18^th 2010 to:
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*Aditional informations: *Prof. Marco Paulo Seabra dos Reis
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Marco P. Seabra dos Reis
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Coimbra
Polo II, Rua Sílvio Lima
Voice: (+351) 239 798 700/727
Fax: (+351) 239 798 703
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