Assistant or Associate Professor in Cybersecurity

Department of Computer Science, Sultan Qaboos University
Salary Commensurate with experience
Dec 04, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Department of Computer Science, College of Science



Appointments for 2020/2021


Sultan Qaboos University is the National University of the Sultanate of Oman.  The College of Science at SQU provides a variety of degree programs in science-based on an American degree plan. The college also runs graduate programs and provides a wide range of service courses. All instruction is in English and candidates must be fluent in English. The University is located near the capital area and close to excellent international schools and unique natural recreational areas.  Apart from an attractive tax-free base salary, SQU offers free furnished accommodation, free medical care including a hospital family clinic on campus, excellent recreational facilities on campus, end of service gratuity, subsidized schooling for up to two children, 60 days annual leave with return tickets and rolling three year contract.



The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor beginning September 2020. A Ph.D. in Computer Science and a solid research and publication record are required. Preference will be given to applications in the area of Cybersecurity with proven experience in teaching relevant courses. Qualified applicants should submit their applications (including cover letter, CV, and names and contact information of three referees) as follows:




 Suitably qualified and experienced individuals with a dedicated approach to teaching and a commitment to research are invited to submit applications.  Positions will remain open until filled but applications received before 28 February 2021 will receive strongest consideration. The University reserves the right not to make an appointment in any particular case.