Head of the Department - Center of Research and Innovation


Job description:
Principal duties and responsibilities which indicate general nature of work expected include the following:
• Promote and facilitate collaborative and interdisciplinary researches in the college
• Connect the research ideas from various academic departments to local, national or international partners
• Take a key role in the development of policies and procedures for the implementation of the college’s research strategy
• Develop and lead the implementation of the College’s research strategy, including the achievement of targets for research income
• Enhance research capacity of the college by constantly learning and improving internal and external opportunities and related funding provisions
• Produce a track record of delivering creative and innovative strategic research and knowledge exchange outcomes for both students and faculty
• Other duties as assigned within the scope of the job role


Qualification and Experience required:
• Minimum of Assistant Professor level with PhD in specialization in any the relevant area of discipline
• A proven record of ability to conduct quality research reflected in the authorship of high quality publications in the related disciplines.
• Experience: 3-10 years of relevant teaching & industry experience


Skills required:
Should have excellence in:
• Research and technical writing
• Related computer skills
• Administration
• Interpersonal and communication skills


Please e-mail your CV to recruiting@mec.edu.om. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.