Available RA Vacancies

Position Project Requirement Contact Closing Date
Research Assistant PR003-2015B
Prototype Application on Heritage Masonry Building

We would like to invite applications for positions of Research Assistant for project on Prototype application on heritage masonry building  

EMPLOYMENT STATUS:FULL-TIME

Duration: 5 months 

REQUIREMENT:

1.      Malaysia

2.      Minimum Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia, but having Bachelor Degree in Built Environment or Environmental science/ engineering , CGPA 3.00 and above is an advantage

3.      Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia (written and spoken).

4.      Pleasant personality, independent and willing to work on a weekend if required.

5.      Ability to carry out research work quickly and efficiently.

6.      Able to do laboratory work independently with minimal supervision.

7.      Ability to carry out research work quickly and efficiently.

8.      Competent in making, applying and testing mortar and concrete is an advantage.

9.      Salary: SPM: RM1500.00 permonth (including EPF); Bachelor Degree Holder: RM2500.00 per month (including EPF); Master Degree Holder: RM3000.00 per month (including EPF).

10.   Selected candidates will be interviewed and successful candidate should be able to start work immediately

Dr Rodiah 012-3865616 rodiah31@um.edu.my 28-06-2017
Research Assistant PV007-2016
A Baseline Study : Co2 Methanation Catalyst And Performance Evaluation

Applicants need to fulfill the following requirement:-

1) Possess Bachelor's degree in Chemistry, Physics, Material Science, or Engineering with CGPA >3.0.

2) Have commitment and passion toward research.

3) Proficient in English.

4) Pleasant personality, hardworking, independent, self-motivated, requires minimal supervision, resourceful, diligent, and  willing to learn.

5) Employment Type and Duration: Contract, 12 months.

6) Location: Nanotechnology & Catalyis Research Centre (NANOCAT), University of Malaya.

 

mrafiej@um.edu.my (PI) 03-7967 6959 afzalina@um.edu.my (Project Officer) 03-7967 6960 30-06-2017
Research Assistant RU002-2017
UMPEDAC

Requirements:

1.     Masters/Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering field with CGPA 3.00 and above.

2.     Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia.

3.     Has strong interest in power electronics, power converters and solar energy.

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

5.     Hardworking, committed, and independent.

6.     Open to Malaysian citizens only.

 

How to Apply: Please submit your complete curriculum vitae and complete transcripts via email to person in-charge (nanu1411@um.edu.my). Qualified candidates will be called for an interview. Contact: Madam Norridah Amin, UMPEDAC Tel: 03-2246 3246 E-mail: nanu1411@um.edu.my 30-06-2017
Research Assistant FP007-2016
Energy Savings Strategy Based On Link Adaptation For Green Lte Cellular Systems

Dear all, 

We would like to invite applications for positions of Research Assistant for project on Energy Savings Strategy Based On Link Adaptation For Green LTE Cellular Systems.

Applicants need to fulfill the following requirements:
 
  1. Bachelor/ Master’s degree in Computer Networks, Communications and network engineering or other related fields.
  2. Proficient in English: speaking and writing
  3. Already REGISTERED as full research studen.
  4. Experience in Network Simulators Such as (NS3), Opnet, Qualnet,LTE-Sim.
  5. Local candidate (Malaysian only).
  6. Employment Type and Duration: Contract, 12 months.
  7. Hardworking, committed, patient and able to work independently with minimal supervision
  8. Salary: RM1800

 

Dr. Ali Mohammed Mansoor, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology University of Malaya Email : ali.mansoor@um.edu.my 30-06-2017
Research Assistant RP026A-15AFR
Interfacial Physics Of Carrier Injection At Metal-organic Layer In Vofet.

- Must have a degree in either physics or E&E, chemistry with strong background in physical chemistry

 

Role

-To carry out Density Functional Theory calculation of electrode/organic interface

-To fabricate organic field effect transistor to study the contact resistance

- To measure the vacuum level shift across the interface using Synchotron Light Source

-Willing to spend some time doing research at thailand synchotron light source.

- must register for PhD/Master after 9 months of RA.

 

Only Malaysian can apply

 

ph7klw76@um.edu.my 30-06-2017
Research Assistant BK021-2017
Model Predictive Control with Non-uniformly Spaced Moving Horizon Estimation

Dear all,
 
We would like to invite applications for positions of Research Assistant for project on Model Predictive Control with Non-uniformly Spaced Moving Horizon Estimation.
  
REQUIREMENT:

1.       Bachelor’s Degree in Engieering or other relevant fields with CGPA 3.0 and above.

2.       Interested in research and willing to register for Master by research within 6 months of appointment

3.       Knowledgeable in programming (e.g., MATLAB).

4.       Self-motivated, hardworking and able to carry out research work independently with minimal supervision
 

Salary: RM 1500 per month (Increase in salary is possible for outstanding achievements)

Employment status: Full-time

Location  :  Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya

 

Thank you.
 

Contact Information : Any inquiry please contact: Dr. Tan Chee Keong at tanck@um.edu.my. 30-06-2017
Graduate Research Assistant RP026D-15AFR
Optimizing Switching Ratio Of Vofet By Modifying Polymer Dielectric Layer

Optimizing switching ratio of VOFET by modifying polymer dielectric layer  

EMPLOYMENT STATUS:FULL-TIME  

REQUIREMENT:  -Capable of doing extensive literature review on the topics  

-Self-motivated

Dr. Thamil Selvi Velayutham Senior Lecturer, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. email: t_selvi@um.edu.my website: http://www.um.edu.my/ Tel: +603-79674147 / +6012-6655577 Fax: +603-79674146 30-06-2017
Research Assistant RU005-2015
Matching Grant (umpedac And Hlaf)

Immediate Vacancy for Research Assistant in UM Power Energy Dedicated Advanced Centre (UMPEDAC) 

 

 

Assalamualikum. Please find the attached file.

 

We are looking for Full-time Research Assistant and PhD Student in University of Malaya.  

 

1. Policy Energy (Energy in Transportation, Automobile Policy, Energy Savings, Demand Side Management, and Renewable Energy)

 

 Requirements:

1.     Malaysian citizen.

2.     Bachelor’s/ Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or any related fields

3.     Master Degree (with CGPA > 3.00)/ Bachelor Degree or its equivalent of engineering field.

4.     Bachelor Degree (with CGPA > 3.75) or its equivalent of engineering field. 

5.      Willing to further study into PhD.

6.     Has strong interest in working on Energy, Energy Policy.  

7.     Hardworking and independent.

8.      Salary will be according to UM standard.

 

Interested and highly motivated candidates can forward your complete resume /CV to Dr. Md. Hasanuzzaman hasan@um.edu.my;hasan.buet99@gmail.com

 

 

2. Solar Energy Materials

 

Requirements:

·         Masters/Bachelor’s degree in Material Engineering/Physics/Chemistry field with CGPA 3.00 and above.

·         Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia.

·         Has strong interest in solar energy, materials and have hands on experience of characterization and evaluation techniques of solar energy materials.

·         Hardworking, committed and can work independently. 

·         Open to Malaysian citizens only.

Project Related:

·         Have strong background of material processing and chemical synthesis

·         Knowledge of optoelectronic properties of materials

·         Strong knowledge of thin film fabrication and its interaction with the system

·         Fundamental research in solar energy materials, solar cells

Interested and highly motivated candidates can forward your complete curriculum vitae and complete transcripts via email to person in-charge (adarsh@um.edu.my). Qualified candidates will be called for an interview.

 

 

 

 

3.  Electric Motor Drive

 

Research Engineer/PhD candidate positions in the area of Electric Motor Drive

-          Open for Malaysian or International candidates.

-          Qualification: BEng (with first class honors) or MPhil in related area.

-          strong background knowledge in power electronics (hardware), programming and Matlab Simulation. Willing to work with hardware and microcontroller programming.

-          Passionate with research and problem solving.

-          Able to work under tight schedule.

-          Good English proficiency (both oral and written).

-          Opportunities:

1)      Industrial experience - working with industry in developing motor drive for commercialized electric scooter.

2)      International exposure - Potential research collaboration (including short term attachment) with research partners in the UK.

3)      Competitive salary depending on performance.

Interested candidates please submit your CV to Dr. Che Hang Seng (hsche@um.edu.my).

 

 

4. Solar Energy / Power Electronics

 

Requirements:

1.     Masters/Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering field with CGPA 3.00 and above.

2.     Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia.

3.     Has strong interest in power electronics, power converters and solar energy.

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

5.     Hardworking, committed, and independent.

6.     Open to Malaysian citizens only.

 

Related Projects Project:

1. Project development in solar inverter technology (LVRT, wireless).

2. System protection towards integration of smart grid system.

3. Fundamental research in solar cell.

4. Research study in economy, social and environmental aspects for Photovoltaic and Thermal Energy.

Interested candidates please submit your CV to Profesor Dr Nasrudin Abd Rahim ( nasrudin@um.edu,my)

 

All applications MUST be made online through RA Recruitment System website (http://ra-recruitment.um.edu.my).

 

Note: Only short listed candidates will be called for interview. 

 

Tel: 03-2246 3246

 

 

 

hasan@um.edu.my;hasan.buet99@gmail.com. Note: Only short listed candidates will be called for interview. Tel: 03-2246 3246 All applications MUST be made online through RA Recruitment System website (http://ra-recruitment.um.edu.my). 30-06-2017
Graduate Research Assistant BK011-2017
Investigating the roles of mushroom-derived molecules in mitochondrial function against stress-induced premature senescence (SIPS) in human neuronal cells.

We are looking for a motivated candidate for a MSc/PhD position in cellular biology. The research project will use cellular biology method to study the mitochondrial functions in stress-induced premature senescence in human neuronal cells.

Title of Project: The role of mushroom-derived compounds in mitochondrial function against stress-induced premature senescence in human neuronal cells.

Requirements:

1. Bachelor or Master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, or a closely related discipline.

2. Knowledge and experience in cell culture and molecular biology would be an advantage.

3. Able to write and converse well in English.

4. Capability to think and work independently and in a diverse group of scientists.

5. Candidate is required to become a research assistant before signing up for a MSc/PhD program

 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Contact Information : Send your application to Dr Phan Chia Wei (phancw@um.edu.my) with the following documents: 1. A detailed CV 2. Academic transcript and certificates 3. Names and contact information of 3 referees 4. List of conference articles or publications, if any 01-07-2017
Research Assistant SF003-2017
Development Of A Robotic Navigation System For Neurology And Spine Surgery

At least Master's in Electrical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering

Proficiency in Engish

Experienced in working with surgical navigation systems

Experienced in working or conducting research in operating theatre (OT)

cmvwaran@gmail.com 07-07-2017
Research Assistant FP065-2015A
A Study on the Fundamental Relationship between Frequency Variation and Reactive Power Injection for Active Anti-Islanding of Distributed Generation System
Solar Energy Research Project.
 
1. Malaysian candidate.
 
2. Bachelor's degree in Electrical/Electronics Engineering with CGPA 3.0 and above.
 
3. Passion for research and development, hardworking, independent and highly motivated.
 
4. Having a background in power electronics/power systems/renewable energy/control.
 
5. Knowledgeable in C/C++ programming and Matlab Simulink/PLECS/PSIM software.
 
6. Must enrol as full time Master (MPhil) student in UMPEDAC, University Malaya.
 
Interested candidates, please apply online through RA Recruitment System website and forward your complete CV to Dr. Mohamad Fathi Mohamad Elias (fathi@um.edu.my) 14-07-2017
Graduate Research Assistant GA008-2014FL
Perception And Opinion Of Antarctic Values In Malaysia

We are looking for a full-time graduate research assistant to join a team of researchers working on a project titled: ‘Perception and Opinion of Antarctic Values in Malaysia’.

Requirements:

1.     Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s degree in Geography, Urban Planning, Political Science, Education, any social-science or relevant science disciplines;

2.     Must register into master program researching on the project related topic within 3 months after being successfully recruited;

3.     CGPA > 3.3/ 4.0 or equivalent;

4.     Excellent proficiency in English and Malay language (written and spoken);

5.     Able to work independently with minimal supervision;

6.     Right sense of urgency, hardworking, pro-active, and willing to learn new skills/things;

7.     Posses own transport and willing to travel within Malaysia for data collection;

8.     We offer a competitive salary and a friendly working environment.

9.     Basic knowledge on SPSS/SYSTAT, MS Office; knowledge on GIS is an advantage.

Dateline for application: Until the post is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.

Salary: RM1500 per month + EPF

gohhc@um.edu.my 15-07-2017
Research Assistant BK021-2016
IDENTIFICATION AND PROTECTION OF BUILDING'S CHARACTER DEFINING ELEMENTS: CASE STUDY OF SHOPHOUSES IN TAIPING, PERAK AND KUALA LIPIS, PAHANG

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  :  RM1,500 per month (with EPF)

Employment type  :  Contract, full time on weekdays

Location  :  Faculty of Built Environment, University of Malaya

For more information, please contact Dr. Nur Farhana Binti Azmi (farhanazmi@um.edu.my or +603-79675391) 17-07-2017
Research Assistant LL010-15SUS
Smart Energy Utilization

Candidates must register as a MPhil degree student with UM Power Dedicated Advanced Centre (UMPEDAC).

Requirements:

1.     Malaysian citizen.

2.     Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering field with CGPA 3.00 and above.

3.     Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia.

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

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

6.     Hardworking, committed, and independent.

SALARY RANGE:

Based om UM standard

For more information, please contact: Prof. Dr. Nasrudin Abd Rahim, UMPEDAC Tel: 03-2246 3246 E-mail: nasrudin@um.edu.my 

 

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 for this project through RA Recruitment System will be selected. Thank you. 31-07-2017
Graduate Research Assistant SF002-2017
Development Of A Prototype Biomimetic Micro Air Vehicle (bmav)

REQUIREMENT: Full time

Expected to register for Master by Research or preferably for PhD 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 31-07-2017
Graduate Research Assistant RP023A-16SUS
Environmental Evaluation of Food Waste Management from the Perspective of Separate Collection and Treatment
  1. Bachelor degree in related disciplines (Environmental, Engineering)
  2. Candidate must enrol in PhD studies in the research area
  3. Strong interest in research and  willing to learn new things.
  4. Good communication skills and proficient in English.
  5. Requires minimal supervision and able to carry out research independently.
  6. Ability to work and interact well as part of a team.
  7. Preferably Malaysian.
  8. Able to travel for data collection with own transport.
  9. Salary RM2000 per month.
  10. Full time and contract for 3 years (Start immediately).
Dr Onn Chiu Chuen (onnchiuchuen@um.edu.my) Associate Professor Dr Sumiani Yusoff (sumiani@um.edu.my) 31-07-2017
Graduate Research Assistant BK016-2017
Effective Gas Separation System via Blend Polymeric Membrane Modified with Diamine

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

a) Malaysian citizen

b) CGPA: 3.0 to 4.0 or equivalent

c) Willing to register for Master by research within 6 months of appointment

d) Self-motivated and able to carry out research work efficiently.

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

f)  Research area: Membrane technology for gas separation application

 

Salary  :  RM1500 per month

Employment type  :  Contract or Full Time (Master Student)

Location  :  Department of Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya

Dr. Mohd Usman Bin Mohd Junaidi usmanj@um.edu.my 31-07-2017
Research Assistant UMPEDAC - 2016
MOHE HICOE - UMPEDAC

Requirements:

1.     Masters/Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering field with CGPA 3.00 and above.

2.     Proficient in English and Bahasa Malaysia.

3.     Has strong interest in power electronics, power converters and solar energy.

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

5.     Hardworking, committed, and independent.

6.     Open to Malaysian citizens only.

 

Related Projects Project:

1. Project development in solar inverter technology (LVRT, wireless).

2. System protection towards integration of smart grid system.

3. Fundamental research in solar cell.

4. Research study in economy, social and environmental aspects for Photovoltaic and Thermal Energy.

How to Apply: Please submit your complete curriculum vitae and complete transcripts via email to person in-charge (nanu1411@um.edu.my). Qualified candidates will be called for an interview. Contact: Madam Norridah Amin, UMPEDAC Tel: 03-2246 3246 E-mail: nanu1411@um.edu.my 31-08-2017
Graduate Research Assistant BK044-2017
Synthesis and investigation of Sanggenon D as a potent and selective agent against human nasopharyngeal cancer

·         Open for all Malaysian

·         Self-financed international students are welcomed

·         Candidates with a bachelor's degree in any science discipline

.         Candidate must register for a master degree for this project.  

.         Fee is waived.

 

 

 

email your CV to: cheechinfei@um.edu.my 04-09-2017
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