Research Scholarship Scheme


A Fundamental Research on Environmentally Responsible Ecotourist Behaviour  in Malaysia: The Role of Facilitating Conditions

No. of Vacant(s) : 1 (one)
Appointment Duration: October 2017 - September 2019
Location : UTAR Kampar
Stipend : RM2,500.00/month
Education Level : Bachelor Degree in Tourism, Business Administrative, Management, Economics or other related field (CGPA > 2.75)

Specific Skills / Knowledge Required: The applicant is expected to have excellent written and oral presentation skills in English while the ability to communicate in Bahasa Malaysia and Mandarin is an advantage. The applicant should be able to work independently. The past experience in conducting quantitative/qualitative research will be an advantage for the applicant.
Job Description : 1. Register and pursue Master of Philosophy programme in UTAR.
2. Research report write-up, eg. searching background of study, writing literature review, developing theoretical framework, setting questionnaires, constructing model, data collection and processing, results interpretation and discussion, outlining policy implication as well as concluding the study.
3. Responsible for the distribution of questionnaires and face to face interview at the targeted research destinations.
4. Support the project leader in the relevant research work, eg. attending project meetings, seminars and conferences, and preparing reports and articles.  

If you are interested, please contact Dr. Yii Kwang Jing via email at