The Post-Doctoral Internship Program (PEPD) at PROFNIT / FORTEC is a permanent program for research and dissemination of knowledge in the area of Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer for Innovation, carried out within the scope of the PROFNIT National Network, under the responsibility of the National Academic Committee (CAN), and with execution linked to at least one of the Focal Points.
Researchers with doctoral degrees or professionals with high and proven experience in the themes of the Program are eligible to participate in the PEPD in the following categories:
A) New Doctor: intended for a holder of a diploma issued less than 5 (five) years from the date of activities begining, not yet belonging to the PROFNIT faculty, who will carry out his / her postdoctoral training under the supervision of one or more professors of the PROFNIT faculty. This modality requires full dedication to the proposed activities.
B) Teacher PROFNIT: for teachers that are permanent or collaborator staff of one of the Focal Points of PROFNIT, interested in carrying out postdoctoral training in another Focal Point, under the supervision of a more experienced PROFNIT teacher of the permanent staff. This modality requires full dedication to the proposed activities.
C) Senior Researcher: intended for senior researchers in the area of Intellectual Property, Technology Transfer and Innovation, regardless of the origin of the functional capacity, interested in conducting a post-doctoral training in PROFNIT under the supervision of an experienced permanent staff of PROFNIT. This modality allows partial dedication to the proposed activities.