Career Opportunities

Full-Professor, Tenure-track faculty position in Mechanical Engineering

Title: Assistant-Professor | Associate-Professor | Full-Professor, Tenure-track faculty position in Mechanical Engineering
Department: Industrial & Mechanical Engineering
Discipline: Mechanical Engineering 
Campus: Byblos
Vacancy date: Spring 22 or Fall 22

The Department of Industrial and Mechanical Engineering at the School of Engineering (located in Byblos, Lebanon) invites applicants for a full-time open-rank tenure-track faculty position in the field of Mechanical Engineering. 

Review of applications will begin on October 1st, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Expected start date is January 2022 (for Spring 22), or September 22 (for Fall 22).

Candidates must have an undergraduate degree in engineering (preferably in Mechanical Engineering or related field) and a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering, or any related field, with an emphasis in Energy and / or Automotive Engineering. Particular interest will be attributed to expertise in alternative mobility systems (i.e. hybrid and e-mobility).

While preference will be given to applicants with experience relevant to the stated areas, exceptional applicants in any area of Mechanical Engineering will be considered.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach at both the graduate and undergraduate levels and to participate actively in research as well as to perform services to 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 an email to the School of Engineering Dean’s Office at with an email Subject “MEE Full-Time Faculty Position” and including the following attachments: (1) a letter of intent, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) research statement with a concise description of research contributions and plans,                       (4) teaching statement with a concise description of teaching contributions and plans, and       (5) the names and contact information of 3 references.