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Sultan Qaboos University

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

 

 

 

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), Sultan Qaboos University, Sultanate of Oman, invites applications for faculty position for the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor (starting in Fall 2019) in the following  ECE specialization:

Applied machine learning or closely related areas with focus on applications related to computing systems

 

Any other open position will be advertised at the Department’s website:

http://www.squ.edu.om/engineering/home.aspx/Departments-Programs/Electrical-And-Computer/ECE-Jobs

I. Description of the positions:

Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, supervising students projects and undertaking active research roles in the field of expertise. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree and have relevant experience, and proven ability for excellence in teaching, and communication skills. The medium of delivery is English.

II. Post Benefits

Apart from tax-free basic salary, the University provides free furnished accommodation, three years renewable contract with end of service gratuity, annual leave with return air tickets, and free medical services in Government Hospitals in the Sultanate. The salary will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience.  

III. Application Process

Interested applicants are invited to submit their applications using the on-line system (the links are provided below).

As a part of the on-line submission, the candidates must submit a concise statement addressing the following selection criteria.

It is expected that candidates would write about all aspects that are outlined in the selection criteria below. Also, it is emphasized that the statement should be concise (brief, yet including all important information).

 

Applications are only accepted through the online system:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeZKGB5z5rGziEWXFJ0qv_9Ttyak5XM-R_ZboGN6lIET7Ijdg/viewform?usp=sf_link

 

Selection Criteria for the position in applied machine learning or closely related areas with focus on applications related to computing systems

 

Candidates must have:

  • A PhD in Electrical Engineering with major in Computer Systems and Networks.
  • In-depth subject knowledge/expertise in the field of applied machine learning or closely related areas with application focus on computing systems.
  • Experience (minimum of three years) of teaching as well as conducting and designing laboratories in introductory and advanced courses of the designated areas.
  • Experience in teaching and research in the field of artificial intelligence, data mining, database engineering, and applied algorithms is highly desirable.
  • Ability to develop and deliver innovative and effective teaching and learning materials.
  • High level of analytical and problem-solving capability, planning and organizational skills, demonstrated team working skills with high level of cooperation with other people.
  • Demonstrable ability to communicate complex oral and written information clearly in English.
  • Ability to contribute to research in the designated areas and related topics, develop research proposals, seek research funds, and demonstrate high level of team-work skills and cooperation with others.
  • Good publications record in leading peer-reviewed journals.

 

 

 

 

Applications are accepted only through our online electronic system.

 

Deadline: 30 April, 2019

 

   

 

 

 

 



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Sultan Qaboos University

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

 

 

 

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), Sultan Qaboos University, Sultanate of Oman, invites applications for faculty position for the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor (starting in Fall 2019) in the following  ECE specialization:

Wireless Communications Systems

Any other open position will be advertised at the Department’s website:

http://www.squ.edu.om/engineering/home.aspx/Departments-Programs/Electrical-And-Computer/ECE-Jobs

 

I. Description:

Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, supervising students’ projects, and undertaking active research roles in the field of expertise. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. degree and have relevant experience, proven ability for excellence in teaching, and adequate communication skills. The medium of delivery is English.

II. Post Benefits

Apart from tax-free basic salary, the University provides free furnished accommodation, three years renewable contract with end of service gratuity, annual leave with return air tickets, and free medical services in Government Hospitals in the Sultanate. The salary will commensurate with the qualifications and experience.  

III. Application Process

Interested applicants are invited to submit their applications on-line and follow all the steps in the on-line form.

As a part of the on-line submission, the candidates must submit a concise statement addressing the selection criteria found below. It is expected that candidates would write about all aspects outlined in these criteria. Also, it is emphasized that the statement should be concise (brief, yet including all important information).

Applications deadline: 30 April 2019

Applications are only accepted through the online system:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdgaIxdeGZWSoedkeUH_S26GEP820bj0_f93ydfc7MxsMG76w/viewform?usp=sf_link

The minimum requirements for the position are:

  • A PhD specialized in Communication Engineering.
  • In-depth subject knowledge/expertise in at least two of the following areas:
    • Mobile Communications (5G) 
    • Software Defined Radio (SDR)
    • Internet of Things (IoT) with emphasis on communications applications
    • Sensor communication networks
  • A minimum of 3-years (after PhD) experience in teaching as well as conducting and designing laboratories in introductory and advanced courses in the field.
  • Industrial experience in any of the above areas would be an asset.
  • Ability to develop and deliver innovative and effective teaching and learning materials.
  • High level of analytical and problem-solving capability, planning and organizational skills, and demonstrated team working skills with high level of cooperation with others.
  • Demonstrable ability to clearly communicate complex oral and written information in English language.
  • Ability to contribute to research in the field of wireless communication, develop research proposals, seek research funds, and demonstrate high level of team-work skills and cooperation with others.

Publications in leading peer-reviewed journals in the field of expertise.

 

Applications are accepted only through our online electronic system.

 

Deadline: 30 April, 2019