Job Opportunity in Lebanon

Job Opportunity in Lebanon

Part-Time Faculty Position, Chemistry

School of Arts and Sciences
Title: Part-Time Faculty
Department: Natural Sciences
Campus: Byblos
Deadline for applying: October 31, 2018
The Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for a part-time faculty position in the fields of Physical /Analytical chemistry effective Spring 2019. The department is seeking a highly qualified and motivated faculty member who is committed to innovative teaching, program development and academic advising. Prospective candidates must have earned a PhD in Physical/Analytical chemistry. The successful candidate(s) is/are expected to teach a variety of courses in the field of Chemistry on Byblos campus.


  • Teach undergraduate chemistry courses and labs
  • Engage in scholarly work and research
  • Advise and mentor students
  • Additional duties may be set by the department in light of departmental needs and priorities.

The Department of Natural Sciences is one of the seven departments of the School of Arts and Sciences at LAU. It offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Biology, a B.S. in Chemistry, a B.S. in Nutrition, and a Master of Science (M.S.) in Molecular Biology.
LAU has two campuses, one in Beirut and the other in Byblos, about 35 kilometers north of Beirut. LAU is an Equal Opportunity Employer operating in Lebanon under a charter from the Regents of the State University of New York, and is accredited by the New England Commission on Higher Education, Inc. (NECHE). There are currently around 8,500 enrolled students at LAU.

Standard Application Requirements

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent and an updated CV. Applications should be sent by email to:
Candidates must refer to the position as Chemistry Part-Timer, PhD.

Duration of Position

This position will open in Spring 2019, which starts in January 2019; and may be renewed on a term by term basis.
Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
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