Career Opportunities

Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Civil Engineering

This position is no longer open.

School: Engineering
Department: Civil Engineering
Campus: Byblos
Vacancy date: Fall 2018

The Department of Civil Engineering, housing an ABET-accredited undergraduate civil engineering program, at the Lebanese American University (LAU) invites applicants for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Civil Engineering effective September 2018. Highly qualified candidates with specialization in construction management, geotechnical engineering, or transportation engineering/systems are particularly encouraged to apply. The position will be at the assistant professor rank but qualified candidates with established teaching and research credentials may be considered at higher ranks. Visiting faculty positions at all ranks will also be considered for one year appointment, extendable to two years.

Candidates must have an undergraduate degree and a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, (with preference given to those who have U.S. experience in teaching or industry, and to holders of P.E. licenses). Postdoctoral experience and/or expertise in teaching will be an advantage. The successful candidate will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate- and graduate-level courses, build a strong research program, attract external funding, advise undergraduate and graduate students, contribute to curriculum development, and participate in service activities in the department, School and 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

Interested candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of interest, a resume and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs, Lebanese American University. Email: Candidates should refer to position no. SOE-18-8.

Review of applications will begin as they are received and applications will be considered until May 31, 2018. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.