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Postdoctoral Research Position at University Technology Malaysia (Utm), Malaysia

University Technology Malaysia (UTM) is offering full-time postdoctoral research position (contract basis) in bioinformatics, computer science, information engineering and any related field. Malaysian and International applicants are eligible for this postdoctoral position. Position covers subsistence monthly allowances, living allowance, Medical facilities, payment for Professional Visa for the researcher and dependent pass for the spouse and two (2) unmarried children only, airfare.

Study Subject (s): The position is available in Bioinformatics / Computer Science / Information Engineering / any related field.
Course Level: This position is open for pursuing postdoctoral program at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia.
Scholarship Provider: University Technology Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia
Scholarship can be taken at: Malaysia

Eligibility: Open to the national (Malaysia) and external candidates.
ii. Holds a Doctor of Philosophy or Doctorate or any equivalent qualification.
iii. For Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) graduate candidate, has been confirmed passed by Senate Meeting (letter from the SPS must be included) is also can apply.
iv. English language proficiency qualification (minimum TOEFL 600 or IELTS minimum band 6.5) for his / her PhD thesis that is not in English and candidates outside of UTM.
v. Have experience in conducting research and has resulted in the issuance Cumulative Impact Factor (CIF) at least 1.0 (status issue to be considered is in press or published).

Scholarship Open for Students of Following Countries: International and Malaysian applicants are eligible for this postdoctoral research position.

Scholarship Description: Duties and Responsibilities
i. Undertake full-time research with based in Artificial Intelligence & Bioinformatics Research Group, Faculty of Computing, UTM.
ii. Produce at least 3.0 impact factor publications per year in refereed journals and / or high impact journals (publishing state considered is in press or published).
iii. If possible, could be asked to conduct lectures / tutorials and supervision of students should not exceed 6 hours per week.
iv. Submit results / research report in writing at the end of the period of service approved by the Supervisor to the Director, Research Management Centre (RMC), UTM.  Other Offices holding other positions either within or outside the UTM is not allowed.

Number of award(s): Not Known

Duration of award(s): Period of Appointment
i. First appointed not later than 1 year.
ii. An extension may be considered subject to the performance report and recommendation of Supervisor.
iii. Candidates may be considered for further appointment as a contract lecturer subject to the performance, Supervisor certificate, rules and regulations and conditions of migrant workers as well as the policy in force when (for foreign nationals).
vi. Appointment Status The appointment is on contract basis. (For candidates who are not citizens, the conditions of appointment are subject to the rules and laws and conditions of migrant workers and the policy of ruling on).

What does it cover? Cost of Living Allowance
i. Subsistence monthly allowances paid between RM5, 000 to RM7, 000 (about USD 1,560 to USD 2,200) based on experience.
ii. Living allowance higher may be considered for candidates with excellent publications and expertise.
Benefits and Remuneration:
i. Medical facilities for candidate, spouse and two children (who are not married), which includes medical treatment in UTM Medical Center only. (You will be required to pay medical charges and Research Management Center (RMC) will make the reimbursement through medical claims.
ii. The University will bear economy class (return) air fare for the researcher only. This will be provided once during his/her tenure.
iii. The University will bear payment for Professional Visa for the Researcher and Dependent Pass for the spouse and two (2) unmarried children only.
iv. Annual leave of 25 days per year.

Selection Criteria: Not Known

Notification: Not Known

How to Apply: The mode of applying is electronically. Send your CV with academic certificates to my email (saberi-at-utm.my ).

Scholarship Application Deadline: Contact Employer

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