Career Opportunities

Part-Time Instructor, Molecular Microbiology

School of Arts and Sciences

Department: Natural Sciences
Campus: Beirut
Expected start date: Fall 2021

Deadline for applying:  June 1, 2021

Position Summary

The Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for a part-time instructor position in the field of Molecular Microbiology. The position is based in the Beirut campus. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong background in Immunology, and Virology. Prospective candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in Molecular Microbiology or related field. Previous teaching experience in Microbiology, Immunology, and Virology is a must.



Minimum Qualifications:


The Department:

The Department of Natural Sciences ( is one of the seven departments of the School of Arts and Sciences ( at LAU. It offers a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Biology, a B.S. in Chemistry, a B.S. in Nutrition, and a Master of Science (M.S.) in Molecular Biology.


The University:

LAU has two campuses, one in Beirut and the other in Byblos, about 35 kilometers north of Beirut. LAU is an Equal Opportunity Employer operating in Lebanon under a charter from the Regents of the State University of New York, and is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) (, formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. There are currently over 8,000 ( enrolled students at LAU.

Standard Application requirements:

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent, updated CV and standard application form ( The CV should include the names, emails and phone numbers of two references. The application should be sent by email to Mrs. Hanan Naccache ( referring to position “PT Microbiology”The application deadline is the 1st of June, 2021.