Career Opportunities

Assistant/Associate Professor, Liberal Education, Food-Energy-Water Nexus

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School of Arts and Sciences

Department: Liberal Education
Deadline for applications: December 12, 2022 at 15:00 (Beirut Time)

Start Date:  January 2023 (Spring Semester) or September 2023 (Fall Semester)


LAU has launched a leading Liberal Arts and Sciences curriculum connecting academic courses to the UN Sustainable Development Goals. The Curriculum is innovative in its pedagogic approach and its intellectual foci. It consists of several pillars that engage students in:


For more information on our signature Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum, visit the following link:

Position Summary

The Department of Liberal Education 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 in Liberal Education with a focus on the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus. The Department is seeking a highly qualified and motivated full-time faculty member who is committed to innovative teaching, research, and academic advising as well as institutional and community service.


For this position, we are focusing on the Change Makers series. Specifically, this position involves delivering teaching and undertaking research activities related to the Water-Energy-Food (WEF) Nexus. We are looking for scholars who have researched and taught in areas related to: Food safety and security; Energy safety and security; Water safety and security. The Changemakers series consists of three WEF-related courses that have been designed around the 4 pillars of Sustainable Development: social, economic, environmental an governance, allowing students to:






Minimum Qualifications


Desirable Qualifications


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



Candidates must refer to position no. AS-24-8, in the subject line of the email