Research grant on Computer Engineering

The Polytechnic of Leiria opened a call for one research grant in the scientific area of Computer Engineering, under the project “OnTRACK – On Time to Rethink Activity Knowledge: a personalized mHealth coaching platform to tackle physical inactivity in COPD”, co-funded by FEDER – European Regional Development Fund and by national funds through FCT/MCTES.
This grant is intended for students enrolled, or who meet the necessary conditions for enrollment, in a Master’s degree, or for students with a Bachelor or Master degree in Physiotherapy enrolled in courses not leading to an academic degree.
The scholarship will have a duration of 6 months, eventually renewable until the end of the project or up to the maximum duration limit of this type of scholarship (whichever occurs first). The work will be developed at ciTechCare, under the scientific supervision of Professors José Ribeiro, Fernando Silva and Joana Cruz.
Mastery of Portuguese and English in writing and orality (equivalent to independent level B2 or higher, in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) is a mandatory requirement.

Applications are open between 13 and 26 October 2021.