Job Position Details

Assistant Professor

Department Of Computer Science


College of Science

Opening Date


Closing Date


Job Category


Employment Type

Full Time


Bigdata and Cloud Computing

Minimum Experience

Not Applicable

Minimum Qualification



1) Keeping abreast of recent developments in the academic field to enhance teaching and research activities within the department.
2) Implementing the security and safety requirements established by the university to provide a suitable working environment within the department.
3) Teaching in the field of specialization / Teaching core, elective and advanced Computer Science courses for BSc. and postgraduate degrees.
4) Providing academic guidance to students and providing them with information related to the specialization.
5) Participating in department and college council meetings and engaging in the activities of internal and external committees as requested.
6) Contributing to scientific research, providing scientific consultations, and attending conferences and scientific seminars in the field of specialization following the established rules.
7) Contributing to quality assurance activities in academic aspects in accordance with assigned tasks.
8) Contributing to community service by participating in seminars and workshops and preparing studies and research related to community issues.

9) Supervising BSc. graduation projects and MSc/PhD Theses.

10) Any other tasks assigned in the field of work.


General conditions for teaching faculty positions:
1. The applicant must be of good conduct and behavior.
2. To have the following qualifications for appointment:
- It must be issued on a regular basis, and not be in the system of affiliation, distance education, or blended education.
- It must be equivalent by the competent authority in the Sultanate if it is issued by a non-Omani higher education institution (Only for Omani).
3. Proficiency in using information technology effectively.
4. Priority is given to those who have experience in university teaching and scientific research.
5. Apply for only one position in each college.
6. When screening applications, the terms, conditions and procedures contained in the executive regulations of the Sultan Qaboos University Law and the regulations for appointing Omanis to academic positions at Sultan Qaboos University will be applied (


The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a faculty position at the rank of Associate/Assistant Professor in the area of  Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning,   Cybersecurity, Bigdata and Cloud Computing, Software Engineering beginning September 2024. A Ph.D. in Computer Science and a solid research and publication record are required. Applicants must have proven experience in teaching and conducting research in the mentioned areas. Qualified applicants should submit their applications (including cover letter, CV, names and contact information of three referees, Personal Photo and Passport copy) using the following online application form:


  • Note: fill in the application form using the above hyperlink only (In English and no need to fill in any other form):
  •   More information via email to: 


Suitably qualified and experienced individuals with a dedicated approach to teaching and a commitment to research are invited to submit applications.  


(For Omani)
The terms, conditions, and procedures contained in the executive regulations of the Sultan Qaboos University Law and the regulations for appointing Omanis to academic positions at Sultan Qaboos University apply.

(For Non-Omani)
1) Tax-free salary.
- Salary starts from 1636 R.O for the Assistant Professor Position.
2) Air tickets for the employee, his wife, and three children under eighteen.
- Economy Class for Assistant Professor Position
3) Free furnished accommodation (in/off Campus), in case the employee does not want the university accommodation, he/ she will get 250 R.O as a housing allowance.
4) Electricity and water allowance (44 R.O).
5) Free medical treatment in governmental hospitals and SQU hospital & FAMCO (SQU Clinic).
6) Return air ticket.
7) Educational (School fees) allowance for two kids.
8) 60 days paid leave.
9) Contracts service gratuity.
10) Renewable contract.