Career-Research Positions Vacancy

June 2, 2017 Career-Research Positions Vacancy

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the post of Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) at the International Medical University (IMU). The post is especially for candidates who are interested in pursuing an MSc or PhD in Medical & Health Sciences (by Research) degree. The candidature is for a duration of 2 years for MSc and 3 years for PhD. Candidates who intend to work on projects related to diabetes and obesity, cancer and infectious diseases will be given priority.

The tuition fees of the successful candidate will be waived while pursuing the postgraduate degree. The candidate will also receive a monthly salary of RM1,800. The job scope of GRA may include, but are not limited to:

  1. assisting in contract research
  2. assisting in training and maintenance of specific equipment and facilities
  3. assisting in testing and calibrating of lab equipment in preparation for specific tasks
  4. analysing retrieved data and preparing reports for laboratory management

The applicant should possess a first degree, preferably in health sciences with a minimum cGPA of 2.75. Application should include a cover letter and resume, and be sent to:

Prof Chu Wan Loy
Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies
International Medical University
No 126, Jalan Jalil Perkasa 19,
Bukit Jalil,
57000 Kuala Lumpur

The closing date for the application is 31 August 2018.
Only shortlisted candidates will be called for an interview.