The School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University (LAU) is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position in Philosophy at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor rank in the Department of Humanities.
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Philosophy
School of Arts and Sciences
Campus: Beirut and Byblos
Vacancy date: Fall 2013 / Spring 2014
The School of Arts and Sciences at the Lebanese American University (LAU) is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position in Philosophy at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor rank in the Department of Humanities. Candidates must hold a Doctorate degree in philosophy, and must possess a strong record in teaching, research, and scholarly activities. Priority will be given to candidates who can teach courses in logic, medieval philosophy, early modern philosophy, philosophy of language, and applied ethics.
The Department of Humanities is one of the seven departments of the School of Arts and Sciences. The department offers a B.A. degree in Arabic Language and Literature, a B.A in English, a B.A. in History, a B.A. in Philosophy, and an M.A. degree in Comparative Literature.
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 Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (CIHE-NEASC). There are currently over 8,000 enrolled students at LAU.
Standard Application requirements: Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a letter of intent and an updated CV. The CV should include the names, emails and phone numbers of three references. The application should be sent to: Assistant Provost for Faculty Affairs, Provost Office, Lebanese American University, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidates should refer to position no. AS-13-12. Alternatively, candidates may send the application material by regular mail to one of the following addresses:
Assistant Provost for Faculty Affairs Assistant Provost for Faculty Affairs
Provost Office Provost Office
Lebanese American University Lebanese American University (LAU)
P. O. Box 13-5053, Chouran 1102 2801 211 East 46th Street
Beirut, Lebanon New York, N.Y. 10017-2935 - USA
Deadline for applying: January 31, 2014.