Sultan Qaboos University, Sultanate of Oman

Department of Earth Sciences

Geophysicist - Assistant/Associate Professor level

The Department of Earth Sciences at Sultan Qaboos University is a vibrant and growing department located at the heart of the petroleum industry in the Middle East.

We are currently seeking a geophysicist at the Assistant/Associate Professor level (PhD degree in Geophysics with strong background in the field of Electric/electromagnetic/Magnetic/Environmental site assessment)

Consideration will be given to candidates having good record of international publications and reasonable university teaching experience. The position will require teaching at both undergraduate and post-graduate level and offers an excellent opportunity to conduct both independent and collaborative research with local industry. The appointment will be made at either the assistant or associate professor level, based on experience. Sultan Qaboos University offers competitive tax free salary, medical coverage, 60 days paid annual leave and free accommodation.

Job starts Spring 2021 (Jan 17, 2021)

Application deadline is 30 June 2020.

Enquiries and applications should be directed to the Head of the Earth Sciences Department (Dr. Talal Al-Hosni), at, and copied to Personal Affairs

posted: 01 April 2020     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.