The project "Doctoral Program in Applied and Environmental Microbiology, DP_AEM " (ref: NORTE-08-5369-FSE-000060) opens 5 research grants (PhD) positions with the financial support of ESF – European Social Fund, under Programa Operacional Regional do Norte – Norte2020.
Admission requirements: a) Hold a Bologna 2nd cycle in sciences or engineering, or equivalent with a background in biological sciences
and a basic background in computer science and mathematics. b) A minimum grade point average of 15/20 or equivalent is requested for
consideration of the application. c.) Present academic transcripts discriminating the courses taken and respective grades. d) Present
evidence of a working command of written and spoken English (for instance documented by a certificate of proficiency in English from
recognized organizations such as TOEFL, British Institute). d) Not have held any prior FCT-funded PhD grant.
The call will be open from 9 June till 1 July 2016. The candidates must submit their application to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following documents: certificates of 1st and 2nd cycle degrees, detailed CV, a certificate of proficiency in English, 2 reference letters, and a motivation letter.