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Part-Time Assistant Professor, Biotechnology
School of Arts and Sciences
Department: Natural Sciences
Date: Fall 2017
Duration of position: One semester and may be renewed on a semester by semester basis.
The Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for part-time positions in biology to start end of August 2017. The department is seeking qualified and motivated applicants in the field of microbiology. Priority is given to candidates with previous experience in teaching at the undergraduate level, but all candidates are encouraged to apply.
- Ph.D. Biotechnology, or a Ph.D. in Biology with emphasis in Biotechnology or related fields from a recognized university.
- Relevant university teaching experience is a plus.
- Teach undergraduate courses in Biotechnology or related fields.
The Department of Natural Sciences (http://sas.lau.edu.lb/natural-sciences/) is one of the seven departments of the School of Arts and Sciences (http://sas.lau.edu.lb/) at LAU. It offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Biology, a B.S. in Chemistry, a B.S. in Nutrition, a B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics Coordinated Program 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 Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (CIHE–NEASC). There are currently over 8,000 enrolled students at LAU.
Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent and an updated CV. The CV should include the names, emails and phone numbers of two references. The application should be sent by email to Mrs. Lara Ziade Salloum: firstname.lastname@example.org. The application deadline is Aug 10 2017.