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Faculty Positions College of Economics and Political Science
Sultan Qaboos University

Date Posted Dec. 3, 2018
Title Faculty Positions College of Economics and Political Science
University Sultan Qaboos University
Muscat, Oman
Department College of Commerce & Economics
Application Deadline until position is filled
Position Start Date Sep. 5, 2019
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Job Vacancies in the College of Economics and Political Science
Sultan Qaboos University, Oman
For the academic year 2019-2020
At the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professor levels

College of Economics and Political Science at Sultan Qaboos University, a growing and progressive university in the education system of the Sultanate of Oman, invites applications in all discipline effective fall 2019. Sultan Qaboos University provides, through its nine colleges and other units, a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, research and outreach services. The University is located in the metropolitan capital of Muscat, close to excellent international schools and unique natural recreational areas. Apart from an attractive competitive tax-free salary, SQU offers free housing with basic furniture, free medical care through public and university hospitals, and a family clinic on campus, excellent recreational facilities on campus, end of service gratuity, subsidized schooling for up to two children (conditions apply), 60 days annual leave with return tickets, up to 28 days research leave (conditions apply) and initial two-year contract renewable by three-year contracts.

Applications received before 15th March 2019 will receive priority consideration. The University reserves the right not to make an appointment in any particular case.

The available positions in the college are in the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Operations Management and Business Statistics
  • Economics and Finance
  • Information Systems
  • Political Science

Minimum qualifications for these positions include:

  • A doctoral degree (Ph.D.) from an internationally recognized university.
  • University teaching experience.
  • Candidate for the Assistant Professor level should demonstrate potential for excellence in both research and teaching.
  • Candidate for Associate and Full professor level appointments should have an excellent publication record and a broad teaching base at the post graduate and undergraduate levels.
  • Experience in teaching and supervising post graduate (MA/MSc/MBA/PhD) students

The individual hired will be required to maintain an active research agenda, teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses, and contribute to department and university growth through appropriate services and community activities.

For general information on SQU, please visit our website at:
For more details about specific department’s requirements, please visit the College website: or click the department link below.

The application should complete an online form (available on the Department link) and at:…nclude an up-to-date CV which includes list of publications, teaching and research areas, names and contact information of three referees, and copies of all degree certificates to the respective Department.


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Information Systems:


Operations Management and Business Statistics:

Political Science:

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