Career Opportunities

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Finance

This position is no longer open.

The Department of Finance and Accounting at the Adnan Kassar School of Business at the Lebanese American University (LAU) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in Finance effective Fall 2019.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Finance from an AACSB-accredited program. ABDs may be considered if the expected completion date is by summer 2019. Candidates from all areas of finance are welcome to apply. Salary and fringe benefits are competitive.

The Adnan Kassar School of Business is AACSB accredited and offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. The Department of Finance and Accounting offers BS in Accounting and BS in Banking and Finance and consists of 18 full time faculty and several part-time instructors. Information about the department of Finance and Accounting can be found at

The successful candidates will be expected to teach Finance courses at undergraduate and/or graduate level. In addition, candidates must have a commitment to research which leads to quality refereed publications. The university provides excellent support for faculty research.


Interested candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest, resume, samples of working papers or publications, and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: Office of the Provost, Lebanese American University, Email: In your application, please refer to the position no. BUS-19-2. Applications will be considered until the positions are filled. Interviews will be conducted at the ASSA meeting in Atlanta, Georgia. For applicants wishing to be interviewed at the ASSA meeting, please submit application by December 16, 2018.

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 Commission of Higher Education, Inc. (NECHE)It is a leading higher education institution in the Middle East operating on two campuses, Beirut and Byblos, and enrolling more than 8,000 students.