Career Opportunities

Part-Time Faculty Position, Kurdish

This position is no longer open.

School of Arts and Sciences

Department: Humanities

Discipline: Foreign Languages
Campus: Beirut
Date: Fall 2017

The Department of Humanities invites applicants for a part-time faculty position to teach one of the Kurdish dialects common in the Arab region.

Minimum Requirements:

  1. University degree in teaching language.
  2. Sufficient knowledge of spoken and written Kurdish.
  3. Sufficient experience in teaching.
  4. Ability to prepare a curriculum for Elementary Kurdish.

Duration of position: One semester and may be renewed on semester basis.

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent outlining their teaching experience and CV. The CV should include the names and emails of three references. The application should be sent by email to the Chair of the Department of Humanities, Dr. Paul Tabar, at:

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 Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (CIHE-NEASC). There are currently over 8,000 enrolled students at LAU.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.