Part-Time Instructors in Nutrition
School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Natural Sciences
Title: Part-Time Instructor
Campus: Byblos and/or Beirut
Expected start date: Spring 2022
Deadline for applying: October 30, 2021
The Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for two part-time instructor positions in the field of Nutrition. The department is seeking highly qualified and motivated part-time instructors who are committed to innovative teaching, program development and academic advising.
- Teach one or more undergraduate nutrition courses or nutrition-related elective courses
- Correct and provide timely feedback on students’ assignments, presentation and projects.
- Participate in the collection of learning assessment data
- Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or M.S in Nutrition or closely related fields.
- Good communication skills and command of the English language.
- Strong interpersonal skills.
- Teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate level
- Experience in active learning techniques
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 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) (https://www.neche.org/). There are currently over 8,000 (https://www.lau.edu.lb/about/facts.php) enrolled students at LAU. Further information about the University can be found at http://www.lau.edu.lb.
Standard Application requirements:
Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest including a statement of relevant work experience, an updated CV which includes the names, emails, and phone numbers of three references, and a completed application for (available at http://www.lau.edu.lb/employment/docs/standard-application-due-diligence-PT.pdf) by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org with subject “PT Nut”. The university reserves the right to contact additional references with notice given to the candidates at an appropriate time in the process.