Career Opportunities

Assistant Professor, Economics

This position is no longer open.

The Department of Economics in the Adnan Kassar School of Business (AKSOB) at the Lebanese American University (LAU) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Economics effective fall 2020 (Byblos Campus). Candidates must have a PhD. ABD candidates may be considered if the expected completion date is by end of Spring 2020.

The Department of Economics offers BSc in Economics and MA in Applied Economics. Information about the department can be found at

We will interview candidates at the ASSA meetings in San Diego. For applicants wishing to be interviewed at the meetings, please submit application by December 1, 2019 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: Office of the Provost, Lebanese American University, Email: In your application, please refer to the position no. BUS-20-3.

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, private and nonsectarian higher education institution in the Middle East operating on two campuses, Beirut and Byblos, and enrolling more than 8,000 students. LAU is committed to academic excellence, student centeredness, and the advancement of scholarship.