Career Opportunities

Part-Time Faculty Position, Organic Chemistry

This position is no longer open.

School of Arts and Sciences

Department: Natural Sciences

Campus: Beirut and Byblos
Expected Start Date: Spring 2021
Deadline for Applying: December 8, 2020 (Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.)

Position Summary

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 Organic chemistry effective Spring 2021. The department is seeking a highly qualified and motivated faculty member who is committed to innovative teaching. Active engagement in research is a plus. Prospective candidates must have earned a PhD in Organic Chemistry. The successful candidate(s) is/are expected to teach a variety of courses or laboratories in the field of Organic Chemistry.



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, and a Master of Science (M.S.) in Molecular Biology.

The University

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 New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE). There are currently over 10,000 enrolled students at LAU.

Information about the University can be found at

Application Requirements

Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent and an updated CV. Applications should be sent by email to: Candidates must refer to the position as

Organic Chemistry Part-Timer, Ph.D.