Career Opportunities

Assistant Professor, Physics

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School of Arts and Sciences

Department of Natural Sciences

Title: Assistant Professor

Campus: Beirut and Byblos
Expected start date: Fall 2022

Deadline for applying:  Jan 31, 2022

Position Summary

The Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for a position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of Physics. The department is seeking a highly qualified and motivated full-time faculty member who is committed to innovative teaching, research, advising, and institutional service. We are looking for an innovative and inclusive new faculty member with an outstanding publication record and a strong commitment to excellence and diversity in research, teaching, outreach, and undergraduate student research supervision


Minimum Qualifications

Preferred 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, a B.S. in Nutrition & Dietetics Coordinated Program, and a Master of Science (M.S.) in Biological Sciences. The Department is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research and is committed to student-centeredness and serving the community.

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. LAU is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) ( There are currently over 8,000 ( enrolled students at LAU. Further information about the University can be found at

Application requirements:

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest including a statement of teaching and research interests, an updated CV, and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts by email to, referring to position AS-22-1. The CV should include the names, emails, and phone numbers of three references. The university reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process.

The Lebanese American University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.