Career Opportunities

Part-Time Faculty Position, Communication


School of Arts and Sciences


Department: Communication, Arts and Languages

Campus: Beirut/Byblos

Expected Start Date: Fall 2022

Deadline for Applying: May 30, 2022

The Department of Communication, Arts and Languages in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University (LAU) invites applicants to a part-time faculty position in the communication program. The program specifically welcomes applicants who are qualified to teach courses in oral communication and public speaking, organizational communication, crisis communication, as well as courses specialized in writing for advertising and public relations. The list of courses can be found on the following link: https://soas.lau.edu.lb/academics/programs/ba-communication.php

Minimum Qualifications

The Department

The Department of Communication, Arts and Languages (CAL) is a multidisciplinary entity at LAU encompassing the various branches of arts in the School of Arts and Sciences. This includes Literature, Language, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Communication (multimedia journalism and communication programs), and Humanities. It also hosts the Academic English Sequence that serves all students. The department adopts innovative education based, mainly, on Liberal Arts, and aims to promote the culture of learning which dovetails theory and practice, and enhances the culture of critical, analytical and creative thinking. It offers nine undergraduate BA degrees in addition to several minors in relevant disciplines. It also endeavors to fulfill the mission of LAU and the School by educating young learners in Lebanon, the region and beyond, by advancing scholarship, and by contributing to preparing students to serve the common good of their communities and humanity at large. Information about the department can be found at https://soas.lau.edu.lb/academics/departments/communication-arts-languages/

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 http://www.lau.edu.lb

Application Requirements

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest highlighting relevant background and teaching and professional experience, a completed application form (availableat http://www.lau.edu.lb/employment/docs/standard-application-due-diligence-PT.pdf),  and an updated CV. The CV must include the names, e-mails and phone numbers of three references. Incomplete applications will not be processed. Applications should be emailed to the Chairperson of the Department on the following email address: cal.department@lau.edu.lb

Candidates must refer to the position as “PT Communication”, in the subject line of the email.