Career Opportunities

Part-Time Faculty Position, Microbial Genomics

School of Arts & Sciences

Department: Natural Sciences

Discipline: Biology

Campus: Byblos

Vacancy date: Fall 2019

The Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for a part-time faculty position in the field of Microbial Genomics. The department is seeking a highly qualified and motivated faculty member who is committed to teaching and research. Prospective candidates must have earned a PhD in Microbiology or a related field. The successful candidate should have research experience in molecular biology and particularly next-generation sequencing. Proficiency in command-line tools for bioinformatics (Perl, Python, or R/Bioconductor), and experience applying these tools in the analysis of microbial genomic datasets, particularly those generated by high-throughput sequencing.

Application:

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent outlining their teaching and research experience, a completed application form (available at http://www.lau.edu.lb/employment/docs/standard-application-due-diligence-PT.pdf), and CV. The CV should include the names and emails of two references. The application should be sent by email to the academic assistant Ms. Lara Ziade-Salloum email: lara.ziade@lau.edu.lb .

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the end of September 2019.

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