Career Opportunities

Visiting Faculty Position, Social Work and Community Development

This position is no longer open.

School of Arts and Sciences

Department: Social Sciences
Campus: Beirut
Expected Start Date: Fall 2018
Deadline:  Until the position is filled.

Position Summary
The Department of Social Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for a visiting faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in Social Work and Community Development. The department is seeking a highly qualified and motivated full-time faculty member who is committed to innovative teaching, research, academic advising and institutional and community service.


Minimum Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications

The Department
The department offers four Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) programs in political science, political science/international affairs, psychology, and social work; two Master of Arts (M.A.) programs in International Affairs and Migration studies; and five minors in conflict analysis and resolution, legal studies, political science/international affairs, psychology, and sociology. The Department of Social Sciences consists of 15 full-time faculty members and a number of part-time faculty members. The Department of is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research, and is committed to student-centeredness and to serving the community.

The University
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

Application requirements
Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest including a statement of teaching, research interests, as well as professional and creative projects, an updated CV, and unofficial transcripts by email to: The CV should include the names, e-mails and phone numbers of three references. The university reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process. Candidates must refer to position no. AS-18-32,  in the subject line of the email.