Engineering (CEE) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites applications for 2 faculty positions in the area of civil engineering, preferably at the level of assistant professor, but higher ranks will be considered. Visiting faculty positions in all ranks will also be considered for a 1 year appointment, extendable to 2 years. Applicants for this position should hold a Ph.D. degree in any of the areas of civil engineering. Candidates with research interest in innovative areas that will bridge between the various disciplines and open new dimensions within civil engineering and beyond are particularly encouraged to apply (resilience and sustainability; infrastructure health monitoring and hazard mitigation; infrastructure —materials, and so on). The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be involved with current faculty engaged in various civil, environmental, transportation, and general engineering areas in inter- and multidisciplinary research in the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (FEA). The successful applicant will teach general/basic courses at the undergraduate level and graduate level, advise and mentor graduate courses in his/her field of specialization, develop an independent externally funded research program, participate in all aspects of the department’s activities, and serve the profession. Applications must include a letter of interest, statements of teaching and research interests, a complete curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of at least 3 references; also indicate if you wish to be considered for a visiting faculty position. The complete application must be addressed to the Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, American University of Beirut, P.O. Box: 11-0236, Riad El-Solh Beirut: 1107 2020, Lebanon. An electronic copy should also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Consideration of the received applications began as of April 15, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. The proposed starting date for the position is August 15, 2017, or January 15, 2018. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. AUB’s home page is at http://www.aub.edu.lb; FEA’s home page is at http://www.aub.edu.lb/fea.
About American University of Beirut-Faculty of Engineering & Architecture
The American University of Beirut was founded in 1866 as the first American University abroad, and historically the premier university in the Middle East. AUB continues to attract extraordinary students and to provide education following the American model. The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.AUB’s home page is at: http://www.aub.edu.lb