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Open ranks faculty positions in Migration Studies

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Lebanese American University

Byblos/Beirut Lebanon

Expected start date:  Spring 2024//Fall 2024


Job Summary

The Department of Social and Education Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor or Assistant/Associate Professor of Practice in Migration Studies. The department is seeking highly qualified and motivated faculty members who are committed to research, innovative teaching, program development and academic advising.

The Department of Social and Education Sciences is an interdisciplinary department with faculty committed to high-quality undergraduate and graduate instruction across the social sciences. Our department offers four undergraduate programs in political science, political science/international affairs, psychology, and education; 4 graduate programs in International Affairs, Interdisciplinary Gender Studies, Education and Migration studies; and five minors in conflict analysis and resolution, legal studies, political science/international affairs, psychology, and sociology. We offer as well two diplomas: Teaching Diploma and Diploma in Learning Disability and Giftedness.


Job Qualifications

Prospective candidates must have earned a PhD in Migration Studies or closely related field from a recognized University and have an excellent publication record or excellent teaching record and/or work experience for the practice track.  Recent graduates with exceptional academic credentials are encouraged to apply.  


Instructions for Applying: 

Applications are now being accepted. Review of submissions will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Candidates must have earned a PhD in Migration Studies or closely related field at the time employment begins. Applicants should submit a cover letter, full curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and contact information for a minimum of three references when prompted in the application.  Application should be sent by email to:

Candidates must refer to position no. AS-25-7, in the subject line of the email.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: 

The Lebanese American University is an Equal Opportunity Employer operating in Lebanon under a charter from the Regents of the State University of New York. Information about the University can be found at