Career Opportunities

Assistant Professor, Economics

This position is no longer open.

The School of Business at the Lebanese American University (LAU) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Economics effective fall 2017. Candidates must have a PhD. ABD candidates may be considered if the expected completion date is by summer 2017.

LAU is an Equal Opportunity Employer operating in Lebanon under a charter from the Regents of the University of the State of New York, and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). LAU is a leading higher education institution in the Middle East operating on two campuses, Beirut and Byblos, and enrolling more than 8,000 students. The Department of Economics offers BSc in Economics, MA in Applied Economics and MSc in Economics of the Middle East, the latter in cooperation with the University of Marburg. Information about the department of economics can be found at The department will interview candidates at the ASSA meetings in Chicago. For applicants wishing to be interviewed at the meetings, please submit application by November 30, 2016 which is also the deadline for the candidates to be given first priority even if not attending ASSA. Interested candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest, a resume and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs , Lebanese American University, Email: In your application, please refer to the position no. BUS-17-3.