Vacancy (Research Scholarship Scheme)

Project Title: Empowering new village products through digital-based business initiatives: Developing the digital commerce value-chain model for new village products in Malaysia
Location: Sungai Long campus
Appointment Duration: 1 year
No. of Vacancy: 1 (one)
Stipend: RM 2,800 per month
Education Level: Master or First Class in Degree
Specific Skills / Knowledge Required: Knowledge: Digital Commerce, Digital Transformation, Digitalization, Digital Marketing and eCommerce related Logistics, ecosystem, infrastructure etc.
Job Description:
  1. To conduct study of the impacts of digital commerce on rural development in Malaysia and China/Indonesia.
  2. To conduct survey/interview to investigate the barriers to digital commerce of new village products at rural areas.
  3. To identify the needs of drivers to successful digital economy development at rural areas.
  4. To conceptualize a new applicable model (profitable value chain) of Malaysia rural digital commerce development for new village products.
How to apply: If you are interested, please contact Dr Wong Whee Yen, Winnie via email at wongwy@utar.edu.my