Available RA Vacancies

Position Project Requirement Contact Closing Date
Research Assistant RU005U-2016
Powdered Nanolipid

Dear all, 

We would like to invite potential candidate for a position of Research Assistant for project on POWDERED NANOLIPID.


REQUIREMENT:

i) Able to work independently.

ii) Proficiency in English written and spoken.

iii) Good credentials, committed, and willing to learn new skills.

iv) Computer savvy, at least has the ability in Microsoft and scientific tools.

 

 

 

HOW TO APPLY?

Candidate have to complete the online applications through RA Recruitment System website at http://ra-recruitment.um.edu.my

03-79676776 26-09-2018
Project Research Assistant (project) RU007C-2017E
Quran Authentication System

We would like to invite applications for positions of Developer/Programmer for a project on ‘Quran Authentication System.

 

Requirements:

  • Master or bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Multimedia, Computing, Graphics Design, 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.


Responsibilities:

Developing and evaluating Digital Quran Authentication System.

 

Monthly salary:

RM2,500-RM3,000 (including EPF).

 

Employment Status:

Full-time (3 months only)

 

 

Contact Information : Candidates who are interested may submit their transcripts and resumes to Dr. Amiruddin Kamsin, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology by 27th Sept 2018, via email: amir@um.edu.my. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. 27-09-2018
Graduate Research Assistant RP045B-17AET
Metal Oxide Nanocluster-Modified ZnO Nanorod for Mitigating Persistent Organic Pollutants in Water Environment

 

Character       :

We are looking for a highly motivated, inquisitive, enthusiastic, and result-driven MSc candidates.

Degree               :

BSc Degree in related fields. 

Language         :

Excellent proficiency in English (both oral and written) is prerequisite

 

 

Remuneration :

MSc students are paid stipends up to RM 1,500 - 1,800 per month based on qualification. Requirements:

Character       :

We are looking for a highly motivated, inquisitive, enthusiastic, and result-driven MSc candidates.

Degree               :

BSc Degree (CPGA >3.0)

Language         :

Excellent proficiency in English (both oral and written) is prerequisite

Remuneration :

MSc students up to RM 1,500 - 1,800 per month based on qualification and experience.

 For more information, please contact: cwlai@um.edu.my
 

cwlai@um.edu.my 28-09-2018
Graduate Research Assistant MO013-2017
Combating Dengue With Innovative Paradigm Shift Strategies
  1. MSc degree in Zoology related to mosquitoes (Entomology)
  2. Candidate must enrol for PhD 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. Have a car and travel for field work in PJ area
  8. Salary RM 2300 per month.
  9. Full time and contract for 2 years (Start immediately)
Prof. Datin Dr. Indra Vythilingam Parasitology Department University of Malaya. 28-09-2018
Research Assistant PV018-2018
Shear Wave Elastography in the Evaluation of Renal Parenchymal Stiffness in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease
  1. Malaysian citizen
  2. At least a Master's degree in Sciences with min CGPA 3.5
  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 MATLAB, PYTHON, EXCEL and other softwares such as SPSS
Please contact Dr. Jeannie Wong (jeannie_wong80@um.edu.my) 28-09-2018
Research Assistant RP036A-17HNE
Pembangunan Pendidikan Kanak-kanak Dalam Kalangan Ibu Tunggal Di Selangor

A MASTER/PHD STUDENT

DR GHAZALI DARUSALAM 0193913314 EMAIL drgha@um.edu.my 28-09-2018
Research Assistant LL031-16SUS
Transforming The Role Of Surau Apium For Campus Sustainability Through 'imarah Green Project'

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: FULL-TIME for 11 MONTHS (October 2018 – August 2019)

1) Minimum Qualification: Bachelor Degree in Islamic Studies/Environmental Science/ Science & Technology (or ANY related field). 
2) Hardworking, self-discipline, passionate, meet deadlines, and willing to work after working hours and weekends (if required).
3) Priority to candidate who wants to register his/her Master’s degree programme at Academy of Islamic Studies (APIUM), University of Malaya or any faculty related to the field of research in Environmental Science/Sustainability.
4) Interested candidates are required to e-mail curriculum vitae stating academic qualifications, co-curriculum involvements, relevant skills & working experience (if relevant).
5) Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.
6) Allowance: Standard rate of UM. 

Job Scope:

site monitoring, collect data: questionnaire & Literature Review, Design: poster, slides presentation, pamphlet & short video, arrange meeting with stakeholders, effective communication through: email/call/letter, manage e-procurement, writing report and preparing project documentation.

Please submit your online application through RA Recruitment System UM and send your email to: asmawatimuhamad@um.edu.my 03-79676189: Dr Asmawati Muhamad, Applied Science with Islamic Studies Programme, APIUM. 29-09-2018
Graduate Research Assistant BK021-2018
Investigation of HMGB1 and IL-1a secretion and function in inflammatory responses of human colon epithelial (normal) and colorectal cancer cells.

Our research group from Faculty of Medicine UM is currently looking for a master’s student for project: Investigation of HMGB1 and IL-1α secretion and function in inflammatory responses of human colon epithelial (normal) and colorectal cancer cells.

Selection criteria:

- Bachelor in Biomedical Science or any related fields with CGPA > 3.

- Passionate about conducting research in laboratory environment

- Independent, good teamwork and able to meet deadlines.

Master's project duration: 2 years

Techniques that will be learnt in this project: Cell culture, ELISA, western blot and etc.

Please email your latest cv to zaridatulaini@ummc.edu.my

 
zaridatulaini@ummc.edu.my 30-09-2018
Graduate Research Assistant RP057B-17SBS
The Development Of Physiological Tool In Supporting Mental Health Among Malaysian Youth

Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor of Arts' degree preferable with Psychology background or other relevant Degree AND

1.      Malaysian

2.      CGPA 3.0/4.0 or equivalent

3.       Knowledge in research field and able to produce research output

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

5.      Hardworking, pro-active, and willing to learn new skills/things

6.      Able to work independently with minimal supervision

7.      Knowledge in using Statistical package (SPSS,NVIVO, AMOS etc)

 

haslina_m@um.edu.my 30-09-2018
Research Assistant IF002-2017
Disaster Resilient Cities : Forecasting Local Level Climate Extremes And Physical Hazards For Kuala Lumpur

REQUIREMENTS:

1) Malaysian only.

2) Geology or Geoscience Degree, BSc CGPA 3.5 and above (those with MSc or PhD degree are encouraged to apply).

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

4) Candidates must be willing to register for PhD or already registered at University of Malaya as a full-time research student.

5) Pleasant personality, hard working, independent and willing to work in the field.

6) Experience in Geological Mapping, Geological/Physical Hazard Assessment and proficient in ArcGIS, GIS softwares, and database management.
 

Dr. Ng Tham Fatt ntf@um.edu.my 30-09-2018
Research Assistant LL024-16SUS
Sustainable Transport System In University Of Malaya Campus:study On Improve The Feeder Bus Service And Promote Non-motorised Transport Mode In Campus
  • Preferably Malaysian
  • Bachelor degree in any discipline (preferably engineering or science).
  • Strong interest in research and willing to learn new things.
  • Good communication skills and proficient in English.
  • Full time and contract till August 2019 (start immediately).
  • Must be willing to register as postgraduate candidate (Master or PhD) under this project field.
  • Main jobscopes are to collect traffic data, data analysis using SPSS and excel, paper works related to the project.
  • Shortlisted candidates may call for an interview.
yuencw@um.edu.my 05-10-2018
Research Assistant LL014-16SUS
Smart Modular Electrical Energy Monitoring And Management System
 
We would like to invite applications for position of Research Assistant for project on: Smart Modular Electrical
Energy Monitoring And Management System
 
Scope of work: To assist developent of modular IOT power monitoring units and sensor modules which have
capability to optimize energy consumption in current and future buildings in University of Malaya.
 
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: FULL-TIME 
 
REQUIREMENT:
- Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering/ Electronic Engineering/ Biomedical Engineering/ Physics or any related
fields. (Diploma holders with good hands on skills may also apply)
 
- Right sense of urgency, hardworking, willing to learn new skills/ things, Committed, self-motivated, and be able to
work independently with minimal supervision. Be able to produce reports & draft of research paper.
 
-Willing to pursue for a Master's degree/PHD will be an added advantage.
 
- Experience in any of this fields (circuit design, bioinstrumentation/signal processing/telemedicine) would be an
added advantage.
 
-Hands- on circuit design & fabrication, familiar with programming including microcontroller/embedded/IOT based
system.
 
- We offer a competitive salary and friendly working environment.
 
- Malaysians are highly encourage to apply
 
-All applications MUST be made online through RA Recruitment System website at http://ra-
recruitment.um.edu.my
Please provide: Academic transcript especially for Bachelor’s degree, Resume, and other relevant
information.
 
HOW TO APPLY: 
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, and only short-listed candidates will be notified for interview. If you have any question please send it to
myaz@um.edu.my. (Only for serious & interested candidates that keen to work on the project!!)
 
APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: APPLY NOW!! 
Dr. Mohd Yazed AHMAD (myaz@um.edu.my) 15-10-2018
Research Assistant GPF067A-2018
Sustainable Energy Harvesting Mechanism for Self-sustained Wireless Sensor Nodes for smart living and healthcare applications

We would like to invite applications for position of Research Assistant for project on: Sustainable Energy Harvesting Mechanism for Self-sustained Wireless Sensor Nodes for smart living and healthcare applications

Scope of work: To assist with investigation of Energy Harvesting Mechanism (design of rectenna using simple to use FEKO electromagnetic simulation tool), fabrication of prototypes & conduct experiments.

 

EMPLOYMENT STATUS: FULL-TIME 

 

REQUIREMENT:

- Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering/ Electronic Engineering/ Biomedical Engineering/ Physics or any related

fields. (Diploma holders with good hands on skills may also apply)

 

- Right sense of urgency, hardworking, willing to learn new skills/ things, Committed, self-motivated, and be able to

work independently with minimal supervision. Be able to produce reports & draft of research paper.

-Willing to pursue for a Master's degree/PHD will be an added advantage.

- Experience in any of this fields (circuit design, bioinstrumentation/signal processing/telemedicine) would be an

added advantage.

-Hands- on circuit design & fabrication, familiar with programming including microcontroller/embedded/IOT based

system.

- We offer a competitive salary and friendly working environment.

- Malaysians are highly encouraged to apply

-All applications MUST be made online through RA Recruitment System website at http://ra-

recruitment.um.edu.my

Please provide: Academic transcript especially for Bachelor’s degree, Resume, and other relevant

information.

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

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, and only short-listed candidates will be notified for interview. If you have any question please send it to

myaz@um.edu.my. (Only for serious & interested candidates that keen to work on the project!!)

 

APPLICATION CLOSING DATE: APPLY NOW!! 

Contact Information : myaz@um.edu.my 15-10-2018
Graduate Research Assistant RP038B-17AFR
X-Ray Absorption Study of Local Structure and Atomic Correlations of Low Dimensional System

1. Bachelor or Master Degree in Engineering or Science (CGPA should be 3.0 and above).

2. Malaysian Citizen ONLY.

3. Selected candidate MUST register in Master/PhD studies at University of Malaya.

4. Proficient in English (spoken and written).

5. Strong interest in research and willing to learn new skills/fields.

6. Able to work independently, self-motivated and hardworking.

7. Good track record in publication would be an advantage.




 

For more information, please contact: Contact Information : t_selvi@um.edu.my 31-10-2018
Research Assistant PV032-2018
Development of Impact Synchronous Modal Analysis (ISMA) for Operational Modal

Dear all,


We would like to invite applications for positions of Research Assistant for industrial research project on Development of Impact Synchronous Modal Analysis (ISMA) for Operational Modal Testing


EMPLOYMENT STATUS:FULL-TIME

 

Employment Type and Duration:

Contract up to 2 years

 

Job Scope:

  • Design, development and fabrication of an up-scale Automated Phased Controlled Impact Device (APCID) for ISMA
  • Design, development and fabrication of a Smart Semi-auto Impact Hammer for ISMA
  • Design and development of an operational modal testing application programme
  • Field test of the developed devices and system

Requirements:

  1. Non-student.
  2. Good Honours of Bachelor/Master in Engineering (CGPA 3.0 and above) are encouraged to apply
  3. Show strong passion and commitment in research
  4. Competent in LabVIEW graphical programming
  5. Possess knowledge in control strategy, automation and artificial intelligence
  6. Familiar with or willing to learn mechanical design and fabrication processes
  7. Hardworking, proactive, willing to learn, ethical, professional.
  8. Preferably Malaysian

Location:

Advance Shock and Vibration Research (ASVR) Group, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya

Salary Scale:

RM 2000 - RM 4500 (with appropriate experience)

 

Interested candidates are requested to submit resume contained academic qualifications and research experience to Ir. Dr. Alex Ong Zhi Chao

 

Due date for application: 31 Oct 2018.

Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.

For more information, please contact: Ir. Dr. Alex Ong Zhi Chao, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. email: alexongzc@um.edu.my Tel: +603-7967 6815 31-10-2018
Research Assistant BK069-2017
Modelling of Hydrate Formation in Pipelines
Dear all, 
 
We would like to invite applications for positions of Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) or Research Assistant
(RA) for project on Modelling of Hydrate Formation in Pipelines. 
 
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: FULL-TIME 
 
REQUIREMENT: 
 
1. Bachelor or Master Degree in Engineering or Science (CGPA should be 3.0 and above).
 
2. Selected candidate MUST register in Master studies at University of Malaya.
 
3. Proficient in English (spoken and written).
 
4. Strong interest in research and willing to learn new skills/fields.
 
5. Able to work independently, self-motivated and hardworking.
 
6. Good track record in publication would be an advantage.
 
7. Knowledge in programming language will be an advantage.
Contact Information : maa13@um.edu.my 30-11-2018