Job Position Details


Political Science


College of Economics & Political Science

Only for Omani Nationals

Opening Date


Closing Date


Job Category


Employment Type

Full Time


Business law

Minimum Experience

3 Years

Minimum Qualification



General duties and responsibilities:

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

Specific duties and responsibilities:

  • Teach at the undergraduate level and assist in teaching at the postgraduate level (M.A. IRSS).
  • Have an active role in departmental research activities.
  • Produce scholarly work and assist department research output.
  • Have an active role in departmental administrative activities.
  • Engage in services for the university, professional and local communities.


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.

Specific requirements

  • Has at least an MA in law or a related field in law studies with teaching or working experience in areas related to business law.
  • At least a minimum of 3 years of teaching or working experience.
  • Shows evidence of a strong research capacity.
  • Able to merge fundamental theoretical knowledge with practical relevance and to build and maintain sustainable relationships with practitioners.
  • Shows evidence of excellent undergraduate or graduate teaching achievement.
  • Experience with innovative learning approaches is a plus.
  • Application (Required Documents) in ENGLISH:
  1. Applications must include: (Items 2, 3, 4 and 5 should be in one file)

1. Cover letter

2. Current Curriculum Vitae (Journal publications list must show ranking (e.g. WOS, ABC, ABDC, Q1)

3. Statement of research interests

4. Philosophy of teaching

5. Teaching evaluations (if available)

6. Twp letters of recommendation (which will be asked later for short-listed applicants)

7. Certified copies of all degree and experience certificates

Please apply with all the required documents at



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.