Department Faculty
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  • Prof. Hassan Houchang Yari

  • Title: Full Professor, Head of the Department
  • Office No. 2056
  • Ext. 1986
  • Email: houchang@squ.edu.om
  • Field of Interest: International Relations, Strategic and Security Studies, Terrorism, Middle East; Canadian Foreign and Defence Policy; Sovereignty in Arctic
  • Education: 
    • Ph.D. in International Relations (Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada), 1991-92
    • M.A. in Political Science, International Relations ─Middle East─ (Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada), 1982
    • B.A. in Sociology, French literature (Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran), 1975
 
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  • Dr. M. Cuneyt Yenigun

  • Title: Associate Professor, Director of IRSS
  • Office No. 2062
  • Ext. 2962
  • Email: cuneyt@squ.edu.om
  • Field of Interest: International Relations, International Conflict Resolution and Security Studies
  • Education: 
    • Post-PhD., Political Science, Florida State University, 1998 & Ph.D., International Relations, Istanbul University, 1997.
    • M.A., International Relations, Istanbul University, 1994. & M.A., Political Science and International Relations, Bosphorus University, 1993.
    • B.A., International Relations, Istanbul University, 1991
 
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  • Dr. Noor Sulastry Yurni Ahmad

  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Office No. 2064
  • Ext. 1856
  • Email: n.ahmad@squ.edu.om
  • Field of Interest: Comparative Politics, Youth Politics, Asian Studies, International Relations, Public Policy, and areas related to political studies.
  • Education: 
    • PhD in Political Science, The National University of Malaysia (UKM),2009.
    • M.A in Political Science, The National University of Malaysia (UKM),2003.
    • BSc. (Hons) in Political Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM),2001.
 
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  • Dr. Gubara Said Hassan

  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Office No. 2065
  • Ext. 1859
  • Email: gubara@squ.edu.om
  • Field of Interest: International Relations, African and Middle Eastern Politics, Religion and Politics, Political Science
  • Education: 
    • Post-doctoral Studies and Research, Political Science, University of Helsinki, Finland, 2006-2008Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Texas A&M University, College State, U.S.A, 2005- 2006
    • Ph.D., International Relations, University of Helsinki, Finland, 2003
    • M.A., International Relations, University of Helsinki, Finland, 1996
    • B.SC. (Honors), Political Science, University of Khartoum, Sudan, 1992
 
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  • Dr. Saranjam Baig

  • Title: Assistant Professor
  • Office No. 2063
  • Ext. 2929
  • Email: s.baig1@squ.edu.om
  • Field of Interest: Political Economy, Governance and Institutions, International Economics, Development Policy, Tourism Economics.
  • Education: 
    • PhD in Economics and Political Science, Claremont Graduate University, California, November 2015
    • M.A in Economics, Claremont Graduate University, California September 2012
    • MSc in Development Studies, The University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK. December 2008.
 
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  • Ms. Nawra Maqbool Al Lawati

  • Title: Lecturer
  • Office No. G29
  • Ext. 1995
  • Email: nawra.lawati@squ.edu.om
  • Field of Interest: International Political Economy, Gender and Politics, Middle Eestern Studies.
  • Education: 
    • MSc. in International Political Economy (Merit), London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom (2015)
    • B.Sc. in Economics (Distinction with Hons), Sultan Qaboos University , Oman (2013)
 
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  • Mr. Omran AlAbri

  • Title: Lecturer
  • Office No. 2062
  • Ext. 2923
  • Email: omranabri@squ.du.om
  • Field of Interest: 
  • Education: 
    • M.A. University of York, UK, 2018
    • B.Sc, Finance, Sultan Qaboos University, 2014
 
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  • Ms. Badriya Al-Kharusi

  • Title: Coordination & Follow-Up & Archive Specialist
  • Office No. 2056
  • Ext. 1987
  • Email: badriya5@squ.edu.om
  • Field of Interest: 
  • Education: