Career Opportunities

Part-Time Faculty, Interior Architecture Design Courses

School of Architecture & Design
Department: Architecture & Interior Design
Campus: Byblos/ Beirut
Date: Fall 19

The Department of Architecture & Interior Design invites applicants for a part-time position for Fall 19, to teach the following courses:

INAR431 Design Studio V [5 cr.]

This course will build upon the knowledge acquired in the previous studios, addressing interior design applications in greater detail, by emphasizing details, materials and finishes in realizing a spatial “idea” in form. References from contemporary design serve as background in the continuing development of a theoretical foundation for design decisions.

INAR531 Design Studio VII [6 cr.]

This course will further address the application of technology in design, through creative detailing of spatial design components, interior furniture and other fixtures of design as part of the design process. This studio will focus on the detail as an extension of the theoretical tools of ideation and conceptualization. These investigations, through detailing, will normally involve a particular attention to construction techniques and a further development of the knowledge of materials and finishes.

Minimum Requirements: Candidates should have minimum of a Master degree in Interior Architecture or Interior Design or a closely related field with substantial experience in Interior Design. Teaching experience is also preferable.

Duration of position: This position will open in Fall 19 (which starts on August 28, 2019).

Application Process: Candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent outlining their particular pedagogy, the courses which they are qualified to teach, a CV with names of three references, and the following:

  1. Professional portfolio with examples of design projects (PDF, 15-pages maximum)
  2. Teaching portfolio with examples of syllabi and students’ work (PDF, 15-pages maximum)

The application should be sent by email to: sard.jobs@lau.edu.lb, specifying the job title in the subject line.

Applications deadline: August 10, 2019

Notifications will be sent by: August 17, 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. Information about the University can be found at http://www.lau.edu.lb.