26/07/2022

Research Fellowship for PhD - FEMglocal_Glocal feminist movements: interactions and contradictions in Portugal

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Universidade Lusófona do Porto, established by COFAC - Cooperativa de Formação e Animação Cultural. CRL, hereby announces a call for the award of 1 (one) PhD grant, hereinafter referred to as PhD Research Grant, in the area of Social Sciences - Gender Studies, Communication Sciences, Sociology, History, Psychology, under the FCT Research Grant Regulations (RBI) and the Research Grant Holder Statute (EBI). The grant will be funded by the research project "FEMglocal_Glocal feminist movements: interactions and contradictions" with reference PTDC/COM-CSS/4049/2021, funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and developed at the R&D Unit CICANT - Research Center for Applied Communication, Culture and New Technologies (5260).

DEADLINE: 29th July 2022

Type and number of grant(s) to be awarded:

1 (one) PhD student research grant, project "FEMglocal_Glocal feminist movements: interactions and contradictions" with reference PTDC/COM-CSS/4049/2021

Scientific field(s):

Social Sciences - Gender Studies, Communication Sciences, Sociology, History, Psychology

Funding Source:

The grants related to the grant components are funded by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) under the FCT Project "FEMglocal_Glocal feminist movements: interactions and contradictions" with reference PTDC/COM-CSS/4049/2021, concluded between FCT and the R&D Unit CICANT - Research Centre in Applied Communication, Culture and New Technologies (5260).

Applicants:

The PhD Research Grant is intended for candidates already enrolled or candidates who meet the necessary conditions to enroll in a PhD Program in Social Sciences - Gender Studies, Communication Sciences, Sociology, History, Psychology or equivalent and who wish to develop research activities, leading to a doctoral degree, in the context with the scientific work developed by CICANT (Universidade Lusófona) and CIEG (ISCSP) under the project "FEMglocal_Glocal feminist movements: interactions and contradictions" Funded by FCT ref. PTDC/COM-CSS/4049/2021.

Eligibility of applicants: The following are eligible to apply to this call: National citizens or citizens of other European Union Member States; Citizens of third countries; Stateless persons; Citizens benefiting from political refugee status.

Candidate Admission Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in the study area of Social Sciences - Gender Studies, Communication Sciences, Sociology, History, Psychology

Master's degree in the study area of Social Sciences - Gender Studies, Communication Sciences, Sociology, History, Psychology

To be permanently and habitually resident in Portugal, a requirement applicable to both Portuguese and foreign citizens

Not to have benefited from a PhD or PhD in Enterprise grant directly funded by FCT, regardless of its duration.

Proficient command of English

Preferential requirements:

Academic and professional experience and knowledge in the areas of Communication, Gender, Diversity, Feminisms and Social Movements;

Experience with quantitative and qualitative methodologies and research data software (namely: SPSS or PSPP and NVivo or MaxQDA);

Academic and professional experience in projects in the research domains of FEMglocal, namely: feminist movements, social movements, feminist theory, human rights-based research, human geographies, sexualities studies;

Experience in digital platforms, podcast and documentary production and editing;

Proficiency, both oral and written, in Portuguese and English

7Unit for hosting research work and scientific guidance:

The work will be carried out at CICANT - Research Centre for Applied Communication, Culture and New Technologies (ref: 5260)/ Universidade Lusófona do Porto, under the scientific supervision of the PI of the project Carla Cerqueira, Co-PI Célia Taborda Silva e all the team members.

Duration of the grant(s):

The duration of the grant is one year and may be renewed for a maximum of 32 months.

Amount of the monthly maintenance allowance:

The amount of the SMM corresponds to 1144,64 euros/month, in accordance with the table of values of the FCT, I.P. grants (Table of monthly maintenance allowances of the FCT I.P. Research Grants Regulations).

For more information read the full Announcement at: https://cicant.ulusofona.pt/careers-opportunities

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