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.

Responsibilities

Qualifications


Minimum Qualifications:

 

The Department:

The Department of Natural Sciences (http://sas.lau.edu.lb/natural-sciences/) is one of the seven departments of the School of Arts and Sciences (http://sas.lau.edu.lb/) 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) (https://www.neche.org/), formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. There are currently over 8,000 (https://www.lau.edu.lb/about/facts.php) enrolled students at LAU.

Standard Application requirements:

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent, updated CV and standard application form (https://www.lau.edu.lb/employment/docs/standard-application-due-diligence-PT.pdf). The CV should include the names, emails and phone numbers of two references. The application should be sent by email to Mrs. Hanan Naccache (hnaccash@lau.edu.lb) referring to position “PT Microbiology”The application deadline is the 1st of June, 2021.