Our supervision and research direction is very hands-on. Dealing with current design thinking and research practice. So, the graduates that really thrive are those who can quickly apply academic knowledge to real research situations. Depending on the role they opt for, Research Assistant may find themselves involved in anything from product design, development or sourcing to leading teams in research activities to help maximize research findings. From day one, our Research Assistant are considered part of the research team so we want candidates that are confident in their decision-making, show initiative and are willing to take accountability.

We are seeking for Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) to be responsible to assist head of project who contributes with National Research Grant Scheme as listed below:

 

No

Project Title

Research Grant

Duration

Vacancy

Application Deadline

1.

Islamic Metaphor Design Theory

MOE - RAGS

18 Months

No

Closed

2.

Malay Designist Entrepreneurship Theory

MOE - RAGS

12 Months

No

Closed

3.

Vision, Mind & Psychomotor Drawing Theory

MOE - RAGS

18 Months

Yes

15 Dec 2014

4.

Bio-Mimicry Method in Furniture Design Model

MOE - RAGS

18 Months

Yes

15 Dec 2014

5.

The Attractiveness and Situation Command to Design Approach in Malaysian Automotive Design

MOE - ERGS

12 Months

No

Closed

 

Updated November 23, 2014

 

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The following perspectives present a summary of the projects conducted  at the Formgiving Design Research Lab. Supervisors of PhD and thesis Masters candidates were asked tolist the most important qualities of the ideal graduate research candidate and the most substantial shortcomings that affect satisfactory progress. The research was conducted parallel with the National Higher Education Strategic Plan and a part of contribution to National Key Result Area.

 

No

Project Title

Status

GRA

Project Coordinator

1

Advanced Styling DNA in Galvanized Iron Compound Mould Forming

On Going

Wan Nuraini Rahim

Shahriman Zainal Abidin

2

Methodological Insight Malay Traditional ‘Tebar Layar’ Expand High Temperature Stoneware Ventilation Concept

On Going

Mohd Tazul Akmal

Verly Veto Vermol

3

Braille Iconic Groups-Points Configuration Theory

On Going

Mohd Fadhi Yakub

Verly Veto Vermol

4

Mobile Education Game Design Framework

Completed

Nurdalilah Mohd Rani

Muhamad Fairus Kamaruzaman

5

Advance Malay Mathematical Ceramic Pattern Design Theory

On Going

Abu Nain Umar

Rusmadiah Anwar

6

Collaborative Malay Conceptual Wudhu’ Tub Future Trends

On Going

Adibah Ali

Rusmadiah Anwar

7

Advanced Walet Template Nest Form Design Using Modified High Temperature Stoneware

Completed

Samsiah Rahman

Rusmadiah Anwar