Applications are open for 1 Research Studentship, within the framework of project nexIK: Exploring the Human-Water-Energy Nexus in Industrial Kitchens, EXPL/CCI-COM/1234/2021, financed by national funds through FCT/MCTES (PIDDAC),

This position is directly related to Task 2: Resource Monitoring, and the selected candidate will contribute will several sub-task that need to be deveveloped. More precisely:

  1. Improve an existing data collection hardware-software platform that will be deployed in the scope of the project. This includes for example the definition of data cleaning strategies.
  2. Actively participate in the process of deploying the platform in the selected IKs, as well as the data quality assessments.
  3. Conduct research in the topic of disaggregation, with a particular focus in disaggregating water consumption by combining both water and electricity consumption data.
  4. Assist the research team in the continuous monitoring of the data collection campaign.
  5. As part of the research team, the selected candidate is also expected to participate in the production of reports and scientific presentations/publications.

Duration and Application Procedure:

The research fellowship(s) will have the duration of 6 months. It’s expected to begin during 12/2022. The research fellowship is not renewable.

It is mandatory to formalize applications with the submission of the following documents:

  1. B1 Form – Fellowship application (;
  2. Curriculum Vitae;
  3. Motivation letter;
  4. Academic degree certificate, where applicable;
  5. Proof of enrollment at an academic degree course or at a course that does not award an academic degree;

Applications must be submitted to the email: until 28/10/2022 with the subject [nexIK: BI2].

More Information

For additional information refer to the job post at EURAXESS.