Research Strategic Planning (Based in Rayong)

Research Strategic Planning (Based in Rayong)

As Thailand’s leading Energy Company, PTT Public Company Limited strongly believes that a higher-education research institute dedicated to science and technology with the missions to foster exceptional scientists and to build cutting-edge knowledge and innovation is crucial for the nation. Therefore, PTT Group has founded Rayong Institute of Science and Technology Foundation to establish Vidyasirimedhi Institute, the first world-class research and educational institute in science and technology in Rayong, Thailand, with the emphasis on knowledge discovery and interdisciplinary cutting-edge research. Vidyasirimedhi Institute  is scheduled to open in the year 2015.



   Builds FRC positioning and growth by locating, developing, defining, negotiating, and closing business relationships to achieve targeted research grant.



Planning and stratey

  1. Develops University’s strategy and planning including monitoring the implementation of the approved strategy
  2. Analyze trends of advanced technologies to propose define research areas to the Director of FRC
  3. Develops a research methodology for FRC
  4. Apply knowledge management principal to FRC research projects in order to capturing, developing, sharing, and effectively using organisational knowledge

Business development for research projects

  1. Supports the Director of FRC for the formation of strategic plan for achieving targeted research grant by build up academic and research content, industry analysis and demand forecast for research projects
  2. Assists the Director of FRC for business meetings with potential project sponsors by preparation of specific academic and research content, industry analysis and research demand forecast
  3. Develop market research and financial analysis in order to provide guidelines for research proposals
  4. Identify sources and provides financial administration of research grant, contract and fellowship funds, advocate and liaise with external funding agencies
  5. Manages budgeting and finance related matters/ documentations for FRC and research project portfolio

Project management

  1. Assist and monitor research team/ faculty members on application strategies, procedures and deadlines of on going research projects
  2. Manages intellectual property, patent, and tax credit of the research centre Assists faculty in matters concerning intellectual property and commercialization of research
  3. Supports the Director of FRC for the formation of alliance relationship management plan and its implementation
  4. Monitor, prevent and resolve potential issues concerning risk management related to FRC operation
  5. Ensures compliance with all necessary regulatory requirements related to FRC operation
  6. Manage FRC budgets and expenditures according to the policy of the university


Develop and implement outreach program and services in order to enhance the University and public community relationship.



1.   Master’s Degree (or Bachelor’s Degree with at least 4 years of experience in related areas) in  Management, Strategic Planning, Science, Engineering or related fields

2.   Strong basic knowledge in Science and Engineering would be an advantage

3.   Relevant work experiences in Research and Development or Policy and Planning  in a higher education institution or the private sector are highly desired

4.   Strong written, verbal, and presentation skills

5.   Self-motivated attribute, good leadership skill and interpersonal skill

6.   Good English, written and spoken

7.   Available for occasional overtime work


Contact Information
Ms.Thanthika Isarangkul na ayudhya
Vidyasirimedhi Institute of Science and Technology (VISTEC)
555 Moo1 Payupnai, Wangchan, Rayong 21210 Thailand
Tel: +6633-01-4020