By joining us today, you will have the opportunity to work closely with our renowned key researchers in respective niche research area such as tropical diversity and environmental conservation. The focus of research at IBEC is the natural resources occurring throughout the state of Sarawak and Malaysia in the context of South-east Asia and East Asia, a region undergoing drastic transformation as a consequence of unprecedented economic development and globalization.

You will have the opportunity to conduct field work and interviews with senior-level members and researcher with cross-functional research interest. We could assure you, with the vast geographical area of Borneo, there are plenty to be unleashed. Who knows, you might be our next benchmark setter. But what matters the most, with the training, analysis and research that you have done, we believe it is the most valuable personal experience for you.

For UNIMAS, it is our mission to continuously generate, disseminate and apply knowledge strategically and innovatively to enhance the quality of the nation's culture and prosperity of its people. Those interested in volunteering as graduate level by Prof Gabriel Tonga Noweg should email him (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) with their CV, a copy of official transcripts, and a summary briefly indicating the ways in which they believe their research interests align. Meanwhile, for students interested in volunteering as Research Assistants in the Institute should also email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

"Imagination is the highest form of research..."

- Albert Einstein


You may travel across town in Borneo, across states in Malaysia or maybe around the world. You will be working with senior researchers, alongside your domain cluster's colleagues within a designated lab.

Future Opportunity

You might want to extend your research to a proposal to continue your studies with us, either MSc or PhD. What you need to do is just submit it to your supervisor.

How to Apply

The openings are based on the vacancies available at our homepage under the Announcement section throughout the year. Do check it out.