Available RA Vacancies

Position Project Requirement Contact Closing Date
Graduate Research Assistant FG042-17AFR
PHOTORESPONSIVE AND HIGHLY SELECTIVE CARBON DIOXIDE CAPTURE BY POLYMER HYBRID-SMART MEMBRANES
  • Possess at least a BSc. in Chemistry, Applied Chemistry or other relevant degree. 
  • Excellent proficiency in English and Malay (written and spoken).
  • Must have commitment and passion toward research with ability to produce research output.
  • Pleasant personality, independent, hardworking, self-motivated and willing to learn new things.
  • Successful candidate must be interested to apply for MSc/PhD.  
  • Full time basis with salary: RM1,500 (include EPF) per month.
  • Employment type and duration: Contract for 24 months.
  • Location: Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya.
Interested candidate is required to e-mail his/her curriculum vitae (stating academic qualifications and research experience, if any). Also email soft copies of transcript and certificate of BSc/MSc to Dr. Norazilawati Muhamad Sarih (nmsarih@um.edu.my) 17-12-2017
Research Assistant RG397-17AFR
SMALL AND MODERATE VADASZ NUMBER CHAOTIC CONVECTION IN AN ANISOTROPIC POROUS CAVITY IN THE PRESENCE OF FEEDBACK CONTROL

- Malaysian only

- Bachelor/MSc degree in related disciplines 

- Strong interest in research

- Good track records in academic 

- Proficient in English (written and spoken)

- Hard working, self-motivated, resourceful, diligent, and willing to learn

- Selected applicant must register for PhD study after 3 months

Dr Zailan bin Siri Institut Sains Matematik Universiti Malaya 03-79674335 19-12-2017
Research Assistant FP044-2015A
Studies Directed To The Synthesis Of Tethered Nitrogen Containing Heterocycles And/or Macrocycles By The Tactical Combination Of Heck Coupling And Fecl3 Oxidative Methodologies

1)      Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Chemsistry Degree with CGPA>3.0 and above.

2)      Excellent proficiency in English and Malay (written and spoken)

3)      Hardworking, willing to learn new things and good communication skills.

4)      Full time on weekdays

5)      LOCAL candidate (Malaysian only)

6)      Knowledge in research field (Organic Synthesis) and able to produce research output

7)      Interested to further study at MSc or PhD level.

Professor Dr Azhar Ariffin azhar70@um.edu.my 03-79674080 22-12-2017
Graduate Research Assistant FP030-2017A
Nonlinear Quantum Plasmonics for Ultrafast and Ultraintense Lasers

Interested & committed to work on forefront research for PhD

Able to do calculations and simulations

CGPA > 3.2

Malaysian

 

email: rooi@um.edu.my Professor C. H. Raymond Ooi, Dr.rer.nat., FASc Quantum & Laser Science (HIR Building) Department of Physics, University of Malaya, Tel:03-7967 4092 hp: 014 611 7273 25-12-2017
Graduate Research Assistant BK063-2016
Construction of electrochemical enzymatic biosensor for biomedical application.

1. Bachelor Degree in Material Eng/Mechanical Eng/Chemical Eng/Biomedical Eng.

2. Malaysian student with CGPA 3.0 and above.

3. Register as a postgraduate student is a  MUST.

4. Good communication and writing skills in Bahasa and English.

5. Hardworking and Independent. 

 

Please email sue_83@um.edu.my for more details. 26-12-2017
Research Assistant BKS087-2017
TOWARDS IMPLEMENTATION OF A CLINICAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT FOR REHABILITATION (CQM-R) IN MALAYSIA

Malaysian citizen

Bachelor or Master's degree in Medical Sciences/ Economics /Social Sciences with min CGPA 3.0

Proficient in English and Malay (spoken and written)

Hardworking, self-motivated, willing to learn and able to work independently

Excellent knowledge on EXCEL and other software such as SPSS and RedCap

May need to travel outside of  UM and after office hours to execute the project

Great research skills, strong writing and reporting and willing to publish high impact original and review papers.

Good track record in publication would be an advantage.

Full time basis with salary: RM1,500 - 1800 (include EPF) per month.

Employment type and duration: Contract for maximum of 10 months

Interested candidate is strongly advised to send the required documents including a covering letter, curriculum vitae stating academic qualifications and research experience to  Assoc Prof Dr Julia Patrick Engkasan (julia@ummc.edu.my)

NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

julia@ummc.edu.my 28-12-2017
Research Assistant BKS073-2017
Detecting Outliers And Influential Observations In Optimal Dynamic Treatment Regimes

We are looking for individuals who are passionate in research. The candidates with/without specific qualifications, will be considered as long as they show in their research interest and willingness to learn. We would encourage successful applicants in pursuing a Master by research or PhD degree.

Qualifications:

i) A Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Statistics or in relevant professions.  

(ii) The candidate should have a CGPA 3.00 or relevant.

 
Contact Information : nuranisah_mohamed@um.edu.my 29-12-2017
Research Assistant BKS070-2017
MUTUAL INTELLIGIBILITY BETWEEN BAHASA MELAYU AND BAHASA INDONESIA -RELIABILITY TEST AND IDENTIFICATION OF FACTORS
 
  1. Malaysian citizen
  2. Bachelor or Master's degree in Languages/ Malay Studies/ Social Sciences with min CGPA 3.0
  3. Proficient in English and Malay (spoken and written)
  4. Hardworking, self-motivated, willing to learn and able to work independently
  5. Excellent knowledge on EXCEL and other softwares such as SPSS

Job Scope: Involve field-work research, data collection & analysis for publication

For more information, please contact Dr Roshidah Hassan (roshidah@um.edu.my) 29-12-2017
Graduate Research Assistant FP047-2017A
Parametric Studies For Increasing Mass Transfer Using Centrifugal Force In Liquid-solid Adsorption System

- Malaysian only

- Bachelor degree in related disciplines (Engineering or Environmental Science)

- Strong interest in research

- Good track records in academic with CGPA of at least 3.2/4

- Proficient in English (written and spoken)

- Hard working, self-motivated, resourceful, diligent, and willing to learn

- Selected applicant must register for master study after 3 months

Salary: RM1,500 per month (Eligible for Graduate Research Assistantship Scheme)

For interested applicants, please send me your CV and undergraduate transcript for consideration at adeline@um.edu.my. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Thank you. 29-12-2017
Graduate Research Assistant FP027-2017A
AMENDMENT FRAMEWORK FOR ADDRESSING DISCREPANCIES IN NATIONAL AND STATE BY-LAWS IN MALAYSIA

Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Built Environment or other relevant degree AND:

a)      Malaysian citizen

b)      CGPA 3.0/4.0 or equivalent

c)      Proficiency in English and Malay (written and spoken)

d)     Qualified and willing to register for Master by research within 6 months of appointment (fee waiver except examination fee, graduation fee and submission of thesis)

e)      Self-motivated, hardworking and able to carry out research work efficiently with minimal supervision

f)       Having own transport will be an added advantage

g)      Knowledge in using Statistical Package software (SPSS) will be an added advantage too

 

Salary  :  RM1,250 per month (with EPF)

Employment type  :  Contract, full time on weekdays

Location  :  Faculty of Built Environment, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

All applications MUST be made online through RA Recruitment System website at http://ra-recruitment.um.edu.my. Please be informed that only the applications received through RA Recruitment System will be selected. You may also send your CV to farhanazmi@um.edu.my For more information, please contact Dr. Nur Farhana Binti Azmi (farhanazmi@um.edu.my or +603-79675391) 29-12-2017
Graduate Research Assistant FP052-2017A
Multi-input single-output (MISO) converter for hybrid energy storage system in electric vehicles
Dear all,
 
We would like to invite applications for position of full-time Graduate Research Assistant on the project: "Multi-input single-output (MISO) converter for hybrid energy storage system in electric vehicles."
 
Candidates who are interested should fulfill the requirements below:
 
Requirements:
 
1.     Malaysian citizen only.
 
2.     Master degree or its equivalent/Bachelor's degree of electrical engineering field with CGPA 3.00 and above.
 
3.     Registered as full-time MPhil/PhD student at UMPEDAC.
 
4.     Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia.
 
5.     Has strong interest in power electronics and renewable energy.
 
6.     Knowledge in Matlab or C/C++ programming.
 
7.     Has moderate skills and knowledge in hardware development or circuit design.
 
8.     Hardworking, committed, and independent.
 
 
 
Salary will be according to UM standard.
 
Interested candidates please submit your CV to Dr. Siti Rohani Sheikh Raihan (srohani_sr@um.edu.my). Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.
Dr. Siti Rohani Sheikh Raihan Email: srohani_sr@um.edu.my 31-12-2017
Research Assistant GC001B-14AET
Catalyst Assisted Upgradin Proses For Ester Base Oil
  1. Must be a Malaysian
  2. Bachelor Degree in Chemical Engineering/ Chemistry.
  3. Interested in pursuing MSc and PhD
  4. Have passion in research and willingness to study.
  5. Hard-working, eager to learn
  6. Ability to work independently and self-motivated
  7. Proficient in English will be an advantage.

Interested candidates, please emal your resume /CV to leehweivoon@um.edu.my

 

For more information, please contact: Dr. Lee Hwei Voon, Nanotechnology and Catalysis Research Centre (NANOCAT), University Malaya. leehweivoon@um.edu.my 31-12-2017
Graduate Research Assistant FP014-2017A
The impact of genital chlamydial infection and host immunity to female infertility

(1) Hardworking and highly motivated candidate

(2) Bachelor/Master in Science/Biomed/Biotech with a CGPA >3.3

(3) Malaysian who is willing to register for postgraduate study

(4) Excellent proficiency in English (both oral and written) 

For more information, please contact: wonfen@um.edu.my 31-12-2017
Research Assistant BKS081-2017
OPTIC CANAL ANALYSIS IN SYNDROMIC CRANIOSYNOSTOSIS

1) Academic background of at least a Bachelor's degree in Medical Science, Biotechnology, Biomedical or Science related field

2) Malaysian citizen

3) Has good academic track record

4) Proficient in English (written and spoken)

5) Self-motivated, hardworking and dedicated

Note: Relevant trainings will be provided

 

For more information, please email to: firdaushariri@um.edu.my 31-12-2017
Research Assistant RP040A-15AET
Aleps: Applying Affective Computing To Capture Student´┐Żs Emotion State For Adaptive Feedback In Physics Problem Solving
  • Bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science, Information Technology, Multimedia, Computing or any other related disciplines (2nd class and above).
  • Excellent programming skills.
  • Must be proficient in English (written and spoken).
  • Hard working, self-motivated, requires minimal supervision, resourceful, and willing to learn.
email : fazmidar@um.edu.my 01-01-2018
Graduate Research Assistant RG392-17AFR
Development of highly potent, selective, and brain-penetrant aminopyridoxamine leucine-rich repeat kinase 2 (LRRK2) inhibitors for Parkinson s disease treatment
  • Open for all Malaysian

 

  • Self-financed international students are welcomed

 

  • Candidates with a bachelor's degree in any CHEMISTRY discipline 

 

  • Candidate must register for a master degree (funded) for this project 

 

  • Stipend RM2000/month

 

Please contact Dr. Chee Chin Fei (cheechinfei@um.edu.my) for further detail. 02-01-2018
Graduate Research Assistant FP052-2015A
Mobility of condensate water droplet in between two-parallel plates of super-hydrophobic surface

The basic requirements are:

- Any Engineering/Physics background

- Good academic record (CGPA 3.0 and above)

- Proficiency in English (written and spoken)

- Ability to carry out research work independently and efficiently

- Self-motivated, hardworking, and target oriented to achieve project outcomes.

Salary is negotiable 

Poo Balan Ganesan, PhD, MSc, BEng, CEng email: poo_ganesan@um.edu.my Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University Malaya, KL https://umexpert.um.edu.my/poo_ganesan.html 15-01-2018
Research Assistant RP048C-17HTM
Promoting Active Ageing Among Postmenopausal Women: Assessing The Effectiveness Of An Osteoporosis Screening Program And Developing A Patient Resource Website

We are looking for a keen, hard-working person to apply for the position of Research Assistant (RA) in the Department of Primary Care Medicine, University Malaya.

 

Employment Status: Full-time for 7 months

 

Requirements

1.      Malaysians only.

2.      Proficient in English and Malay.

3.      Job scope includes administrative duties, data collection, transcribing data, data analysis, writing reports and publications.

4.      Possesses a degree (MB, BS or B.Pharm an advantage).  Needs to understand medical terms and medical records. 

5.      Competent with Microsoft Office, SPSS and data processing software.

6.      Hard-working, interested, willing to learn, careful.

7.      Willing to use own laptop an advantage.  Hard-drive for data storage will be supplied by the project.

8.      Salary RM1356/month inclusive of EPF.

9.      CV required.

Associate Prof Dr Pauline Lai: Email: plai@ummc.edu.my 15-01-2018
Research Assistant RP048D-17HTM
Are Primary Care Physicians And Ambulatory Patients In Malaysia Ready For Advance Care Planning?

We are looking for a keen, hard-working person to apply for the position of Research Assistant (RA) in the Department of Primary Care Medicine, University Malaya.

 

Employment Status: Full-time for 24 months

 

Requirements

1.      Malaysians only.

2.      Proficient in English and Malay. Being able to speak Mandarin would be an asset

3.      Job scope includes administrative duties, data collection, transcribing data, data analysis, writing reports and publications.

4.      Possesses a degree (MB, BS or B.Pharm an advantage).  Needs to understand medical terms and medical records. 

5.      Competent with Microsoft Office, SPSS and data processing software.

6.      Hard-working, interested, willing to learn, careful.

7.      Willing to use own laptop an advantage.  Hard-drive for data storage will be supplied by the project.

8.      Salary RM2500/month inclusive of EPF.

9.      CV required.

Associate Prof Dr Pauline Lai: Email: plai@ummc.edu.my 15-01-2018
Research Assistant RP048A-17HTM
Improving Patient Outcomes And Promoting Active Aging: De-prescribing Medications In Older Persons

We are looking for a keen, hard-working person to apply for the position of Research Assistant (RA) in the Department of Primary Care Medicine, University Malaya.

 

Employment Status: Full-time for 19 months

 

Requirements

1.      Malaysians only.

2.      Proficient in English and Malay. Being able to speak Mandarin would be an asset.

3.      Job scope includes administrative duties, data collection, transcribing data, data analysis, writing reports and publications.

4.      Possesses a degree (MB, BS or B.Pharm an advantage).  Needs to understand medical terms and medical records. 

5.      Competent with Microsoft Office, SPSS and data processing software.

6.      Hard-working, interested, willing to learn, careful.

7.      Willing to use own laptop an advantage.  Hard-drive for data storage will be supplied by the project.

8.      Salary RM2500/month inclusive of EPF.

9.      CV required.

Associate Prof Dr Pauline Lai: plai@ummc.edu.my 15-01-2018
Graduate Research Assistant FP052-2017A
Multi-input single-output (MISO) converter for hybrid energy storage system in electric vehicles

Dear all,

We would like to invite applications for position of full-time Graduate Research Assistant on the project: "Multi-input single-output (MISO) converter for hybrid energy storage system in electric vehicles."

Candidates who are interested should fulfill the requirements below:

Requirements:

1.     Malaysian citizen only.

2.     Master degree or its equivalent/Bachelor's degree of electrical engineering field with CGPA 3.00 and above.

3.     Registered as full-time MPhil/PhD student at UMPEDAC.

4.     Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia.

5.     Has strong interest in power electronics and renewable energy.

6.     Knowledge in Matlab or C/C++ programming.

7.     Has moderate skills and knowledge in hardware development or circuit design.

8.     Hardworking, committed, and independent.



Salary will be according to UM standard.

Interested candidates please submit your complete CV to Dr. Siti Rohani Sheikh Raihan (srohani_sr@um.edu.my). Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.

Prof. Ir. Dr. Nasrudin Abd. Rahim Email: nasrudin@um.edu.my 31-01-2018
Project Research Assistant (project) SF002-2017
Development Of A Prototype Biomimetic Micro Air Vehicle (bmav)

REQUIREMENT: Full time (preferably Local Student)

Expected to register for Master by Research at University Malaya

The basic requirements are:

- Any engineering background

- Good academic record (CGPA 3.0 and above)

- Proficiency in English (written and spoken)

- Ability to carry out research work independently and efficiently

- Self-motivated, hardworking, and target oriented to achieve project outcomes.

 

Poo Balan Ganesan, PhD, MSc, BEng, CEng (poo_ganesan@um.edu.my); Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University Malaya, KL https://umexpert.um.edu.my/poo_ganesan.html 31-01-2018
Graduate Research Assistant BK051-2016
Training Optimization in Massive MIMO Systems

1. Malaysian candidate (Non-Malaysian can apply as self-sponsored student).

 

2. Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Electronics/Telecommunication Engineering or other related fields with CGPA 3.0 and above.

 

3. Must enroll as full time Master student in UM.

 

4. Interested in research and development.

 

5. Knowledgeable in programming (e.g. Matlab).

 

6. You are expected to continue our research in designing 5G wireless technology using massive MIMO system. You will be guided thoroughly by our expertise during your study.

 

Monthly allowances along with tuition fee exemption will be given to successful Malaysian applicant.

Increase in allowance is possible for an outstanding achievement.

 

 

 

Contact Information : Dr. Wan Amirul Wan Mohd Mahyiddin (wanamirul@um.edu.my). 04-04-2018