Plant or Animal Ecologist

  • Animal Ecologist
  • Full time
  • 2 months ago
  • Oman

Job Information

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    Salary OMR 2000-3000 / Monthly
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    Shift Morning
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    Job Level : Executive
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    Job Experience : 24 Months
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    Job Qualifications Bachelor

Job Description

Job description
Department of Biology, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman

Faculty position in Ecology

The Biology Department at Sultan Qaboos University wishes to appoint a plant or animal ecologist. The candidate should be passionate and innovative teacher with the ability to lead field-based programs and prepare students to meet the environmental challenges of the 21st century.

The successful candidate should have a background in whole-organism, population or community-level ecology. The ability to incorporate quantitative methods and GIS would be a strong advantage. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a strong field-based teaching and research program. Applicants may work with any group of plants or animals including mammals, birds, reptiles or invertebrates in either terrestrial or marine habitats.

Applicants should have a PhD in a relevant field and at least two years teaching experience and a record of publication in quality international jounals. Appointment may be at the Assistant or Associate-level dependent on experience.

Applicants need to fill in the following online Google application forms: (Animal Ecology form)   (Plant Ecology form)

Apart from an attractive tax-free salary, SQU offers:

Free furnished accommodation
Free medical care in government hospitals in Oman
Excellent recreational facilities on campus
 End-of-service gratuity
Subsidized schooling for up to two children
60 days annual leave with return air tickets for the staff, eligible spouse and 2 children
Rolling three-year contracts on mutual agreement

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