RESEARCH ASSISTANT INTERNSHIP IN FARO PORTUGAL
|DESCRIPTION OF THE COMPANY:||
The University of Algarve, founded in 1979, is a Portuguese public higher education institution located in the southern region of Portugal, the Algarve, having two campi in Faro and another campus in Portimão.
It is an important centre for cultural, scientific and technological development, with strong regional, national and international ties, offering students the opportunity to explore various careers as they gain transferable skills.
The scientific groundwork of the University of Algarve is developed around four main areas (Sea, Health, Food and Well-Being, Arts and Heritage and Tourism) that aggregate all research work aiming that innovative ideas can be turned into products and services contributing to the excellence of the University of Algarve.
|INTERNSHIP DURATION:||3 months|
|START DATE:||1st October, 2020|
|AREAS:||Engineering, Maths & Natural Science|
The internship will be developed under the scope of a scientific project that aims to explore salt marshes behavioural thresholds by understanding their evolution at variable timescales.
The project combines research on eco and physical interactions (ecology and morphology), aiming to predict the future ecogeomorphological changes on Ria Formosa marshes due to sea-level rise.
|WORKING HOURS:||35 hours per week|