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We're hiring a research executive to work in Singapore!

The Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab (GAMBIT) is looking for a research executive who will be responsible for building relationships between researchers/Institutions of Higher Learning (IHLs) in Singapore, and coordinating various research activities. As the key liaison person, he/she will drive the call for proposals (research in games), as well as, evaluate proposals and recommendations.

Major Responsibilities

  • Key liaison person between research institutions/organizations, and GAMBIT Singapore to coordinate visiting graduate students researchers between Singapore and MIT labs
  • Strengthen existing relationships and build collaborations between institutes of higher learning in Singapore and MIT
  • Research coordinator in charge of managing research activities under the Singapore lab and overseeing various research proposals (including the call for proposal, selecting good proposals, and evaluating recommendations from a review panel)
  • Propose and implement plans to create a systemic and sustainable network of game researchers to develop GAMBIT as a research and development hub regionally by 2011
  • Communicate GAMBIT mission and work closely with local and overseas researchers to form strategic partnerships to steer research efforts

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree holder in Computer Science is preferred
  • Research knowledge in areas of games or gaming technology, with technical background and understanding of the role of game in research, education etc.
  • Good analytical and organizing skills, with the ability to multi-task on various projects and work independently
  • Independent team-player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong interest in games a plus

How to Apply

The closing date for this position is 1 February 2010.

Interested applicants should submit the relevant documents:

  • Cover letter and resume
  • Expected salary and earliest start date
  • Demo materials/portfolio/links showing related work experiences in games or media
  • References and testimonials
Please note that GAMBIT is not responsible for the return of any sample submissions (ie. video tapes, CDs, portfolios, etc.).

Please send all submissions to the following address:

Email gambitsg AT gmail DOT com
Mail1 Coleman Street #09-06
The Adelphi
Singapore 179803

Please indicate job position desired in your application email/mail package.

Successful applicants will be notified within one month of application. Thank you!

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