MyHRSTI contains information on STI human resources such as researchers and experts who are in government departments/agencies, public and private research institutes, higher learning institutions, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and private companies conducting R&D activities and other STI services in Malaysia. Each profile has detailed information such as name, organisation, current position, contact information, status and areas of expertise (FOR), educational background, awards, publications and research project information.
Additionally, MyHRSTI also collects basic information of all KRSTE.my users such as coordinators, students, lab / asset managers and the public who wish to obtain further information or online services like booking of scientific equipment and managing STI data in KRSTE.my.
The basic information of KRSTE.my users collected is their name, organisation, current position, contact information, and educational background only.
According to the Canberra Manual, the definition of STI human capital is as follows: