Vacancy

Postdoctoral Researcher

(MALAYSIAN ONLY)

This vacancy intends to appoint a PhD graduate researcher who can conduct full-time research and management and strive towards excellence in research and innovation in sustainable research areas to produce quality scientific work.

Candidate Qualification

Candidate should have the following qualifications:

I. Open to local (Malaysia) candidates.

II. Holds a PhD from a high ranking university listed in QS.

III. Undergraduate and Postgraduate degree in Chemical Engineering, Biological Sciences, or related fields.

IV. English Language Proficiency requirement (minimum MUET band 5, TOEFL 600 or IELTS minimum band 7).

V. Must have experience in conducting research and produced at least three (3) papers in Q1/Q2 journals as First Author.

VI. Candidates must be within two (2) to five (5) years after completing a PhD from a recognized University.

VII. Strong interpersonal, communication, presentation, writing, research analysis and administrative management skills.

Appointment period

I. First appointment will not exceed more than ONE (1) year.

II. An extension may be considered subject to the progress report and recommendation of the Principle Investigator (PI)

III.Contract may be terminated with ONE (1) month notice subject to performance.

Duties and responsibilities of PDR

I. To conduct full-time research under Supervisors’ supervision and produce academic publications.

II. Organize and handle administrative management between two campuses.

III. Collaboration with external renowned universities.

IV. Supervising Postgraduate Students to promote knowledge transfer.

V. Proposing new research ideas and discussions on potential and uprising research topics.

Benefits to candidate

I. Exposure to new areas of research in sustainability and generation of high quality research outputs.

II. Extension of collaborative network with renowned international collaborators.

III. Enhancement in supervisory ability and analytical capability.

Living Allowance

I. Annual allowance will be within the range of RM 60,000 to RM 66,000.

Interested candidates can submit their CV (with education and experience information and full publication list), along with proof of certificates to PauLoke.Show@nottingham.edu.my. Attached along in the email a short covering letter (not more than 300 words) on what makes you an ideal candidate for the position.

Only shortlisted candidates will receive a response for an interview. If you do not receive a reply three weeks after your submission, you may consider yourself not selected for the position. We thank you for your interest.

Opening date of application: Aug-2020

PhD Candidates

Full tuition fee waiver with monthly stipend

Requirements:

I. Good written and spoken English

II. Able to work independently and has a proactive working attitude

III. Highly-motivated and passionate about research

IV. Interested to register as a full-time research student

Interested candidates can submit their CV, along with proof of certificates to PauLoke.Show@nottingham.edu.my. Attached along in the email a short covering letter (not more than 300 words) on what makes you an ideal candidate for the position.