Postdoctoral position in Data Science

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Postdoctoral position in Data Science




The University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro (UTAD) opens a call for one (1) Research Grant for PhD students, in Computer Sciences, in the frame of the R&D unit Center for Transdisciplinary Studies for Development, funded by UIDP/ 04011/2020.

Application deadline: August 10, 2021 | Start of the position: September 13, 2021

We offer a 28-months postdoctoral position to work in the development of the DATA4LOWDENSity COLab, a smart living lab aiming at co-creating place-based territorial intelligence to support low-density territories’ smart sustainable transitions.

Admission requirements:

The candidate must hold a PhD degree (completed within the last three years) in Data Science, Data Analytics, Computer Science or a related field and must have demonstrable skills in collecting, preparing, merging, and analysing heterogeneous large data strands.

Key responsibilities and main tasks

The postdoctoral research fellow will lead the development DATA4LOWDENSity COLab smart lab, supported by his/her senior researchers supervisors.

Salary and other benefits

·      The monthly value of the grant is 1646 euros (values are annually established by the FCT, I.P.

·      Funds to present a research paper in two international conferences per year, in a total of four funded participations (funding includes registration fees, traveling and accommodation expenses).

·      Office space and personal computer for work use

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