Career Opportunities

​Tenure Track Faculty Position, Natural Hazards

This position is no longer open.

School: Engineering
Vacancy date: Fall 2023

The School of Engineering, housing eight engineering programs, at the Lebanese American University (LAU) is seeking highly qualified applicants for a full-time tenure-track strategic faculty hire in the area of Natural Hazards effective September 2023. Natural Hazards is one of six areas that the School of Engineering has identified as strategic research areas for the school. The position will be at the assistant professor rank, but qualified candidates with established teaching and research credentials will be considered at higher ranks.

Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. degree in Engineering. Postdoctoral experience is a plus. The successful candidate will be expected to attract external funding and conduct research in a research center and as part of one of six (6) multi-disciplinary research clusters that are established in the area of Natural Hazards. The successful candidate will also be expected to supervise graduate students and postdocs, in addition to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

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 Dean of School of Engineering, Lebanese American University. Email: Candidates should refer to position no. SOE-23-04.

Review of applications will begin as they are received and applications will be considered until position is filled. Salary is commensurate with education and experience.