Dr. Ibtisam Al-Wahaibi

Title:Assistant Professor
Room #:2063
Ext. #:2929

Fields of Interest:

Ethnography of communication, Discourse analysis, discursive psychology


PhD, Management school, Sheffield university, 2012
M.A. Sheffield University, 2008
M.A Bond University, 2005.
Ibtisam Al-Wahaibi, Assistant professor of communication At Sultan Qaboos University. Her current research focus on analyzing communicative events using discourse analysis and discursive psychology approach. She has conducted a thorough research on Communication in institutionalized settings in Oman: Gender, discourse and the politics of interaction. She holds a 2012 PhD In communication From Sheffield University, United Kingdom. Before that she conducted two master's degree; the first was in corporate communication from Bond University, Australia in 2005. The second M.A was in management research from Sheffield university, 2008.

Selected Publications:

  • The Relevance of Gender in the Talk. Presented in UPALS conference, Malaysia 2013.
  • Men and women communication is Omani annual celebrations. ( Working paper, 2014 )
  • Ethnography of communication of Omani celebrations. ( Working paper, 2014)