Part-Time Instructor in Food Science
Department of Natural Sciences
Campus: Beirut and/or Byblos
Expected start date: Spring 2022
Deadline for applying: November 15, 2021
The Department of Natural Sciences in the School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University invites applicants for a part-time instructor position in the field of food science to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. The department is seeking highly qualified and motivated instructors who are committed to innovative teaching, program development and academic advising.
- Candidates must hold a PhD in food science or closely related fields.
- The candidate should have extensive agro-food experience.
- 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 five 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 and Dietetics Coordinated Program (CP), and a Master of Science (M.S.) in Biological Sciences with additional programs upcoming in the near future. 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. Information about the University can be found at http://www.lau.edu.lb.
Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest including a statement of relevant work experience and an updated CV, and a completed application form (available at http://www.lau.edu.lb/employment/docs/standard-application-due-diligence-PT.pdf ), and unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org . The updated 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.
Candidates must refer to the position as “PT Food Science”, in the subject line of the email.