Career Opportunities

Request for Faculty Position, Fashion Design Program

Title:                Assistant/Associate Professor of Practice

Campus:          Beirut

Discipline:        Fashion Design

Vacancy Date:  Fall 2020 

The Department of Art & Design in the School of Architecture & Design at the Lebanese American University invites applications for a full-time faculty at the rank of Assistant/ Associate Professor of Practice, depending on experience and qualifications, for Academic Year 2020-21.

The successful candidate should be able to teach senior design studios, from research and design all the way through to garment manufacture. The applicant should also be able to contribute significantly to the development of the program, participate on committees, and support students in developing their portfolios for careers in design, covering one or more of these areas of focus: menswear, womenswear, apparel design, tailoring, textiles, contour/ sportswear. The successful candidate should also be able to work with an existing team of faculty and staff, striving for excellence.

For more information on the program, you should consult the below links:

http://sard.lau.edu.lb/departments-institutes/design/fd-courses.php

and

https://news.lau.edu.lb/2019/fashion-at-play.php


Minimum Requirements:

Candidates should hold a Master’s Degree in Fashion Design, in addition to teaching experience. This position will be open in Fall 2020, starting in Mid-August. The contract is a yearly contract, renewed on a yearly basis pending mutual satisfaction.


For more information on the faculty personnel policy:

https://www.lau.edu.lb/about/policies/personnel_policy_faculty_section.pdf

 

Application Process: Interested candidates should apply by sending a letter of intent outlining their teaching pedagogy, in addition to a curriculum vitae and a portfolio of teaching/student work. In addition, applicants may submit a portfolio of their personal design work. The application should be sent to: sard.jobs@lau.edu.lb specifying the job title in the subject line.

Applications deadline: October 31, 2019

Notifications will be sent by November 30, 2019

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.

More Information about the University can be found at http://www.lau.edu.lb