About the University
Sultan Qaboos University, the national University of the Sultanate of Oman, provides a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, research and extension activities through its nine colleges. Instruction is in English in Colleges of Agricultural and Marine Sciences, Commerce & Economics, Engineering, Medicine & Health Services, Nursing and Science. In Colleges of Arts & Social Sciences, Education, and Law, the main medium of instruction language is Arabic, but a few programs are bi-lingual or taught in English.
Sultan Qaboos University is located in the capital area and close to excellent international schools and unique natural recreational areas. More information about Oman, and the University can be obtained from the website: www.squ.edu.om
Apart from an attractive competitive tax-free base salary, SQU offers free furnished accommodation, free medical care (including a hospital and a family clinic), 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), an initial two year contract followed by rolling three year contracts.
The College of Nursing is pleased to announceits vacant Ph.D. faculty positionsin the specializations listed below at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor and Professorlevels:
1. Adult Health Nursing
2. Community Health Nursing
3. Critical Care Nursing
5. Nursing Administration
6. Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
The College runs a Bachelor’s degree for secondary school leavers and for diploma holders (bridging). The medium of instruction is in English in the College.
Applicants must have Ph.D. degree from a recognized university, be fluent in English language andhave years accumulated clinical/teaching experiences. Applicants should also have an acceptable number of publications in indexed international journals.
Applicants for Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing must also be fluent in Arabic
The vacant positions will remain open until filled, but applications received on or before December 31, 2012
will receive strongest consideration.
How to Apply
Using the email address: firstname.lastname@example.org, candidates should apply bysendingthe following documents as email attachments:
a. A statement of interest.
b. A detailed curriculum vitae.
c. A copy of the data page of candidate’s international passport.
d. A copy recently taken passport-sized photograph.
e. A list of names of three referees (including their contact details).
Also, candidates can send their applications (along with all the required documents) by post to:
College of Nursing,
Sultan Qaboos University,
P.O. Box 66 Al-Khodh,
Postal Code 123,
Sultanate of Oman