School of Arts and
Expected Start Date: Spring 2022
Deadline: July 30, 2021
The Department of Humanities at the Lebanese American University
invites applicants for a tenure-faculty position at the rank of
Assistant Professor in Comparative Middle Eastern and Western
History. The department is seeking a qualified and motivated
full-time faculty member who is committed to innovative teaching,
research, academic advising and institutional and community
service. Priority will be given to applicants who have experience
in digital historiography and / or gender history.
- Teach history courses in Middle Eastern and Western history at
the undergraduate level
- Supervise senior study projects
- Advise and mentor students
- Contribute to the development of the Program
- Conduct research
- Engage in service to the department, the school and the
- Additional duties may be set by the department in light of
departmental needs and priorities.
- A PhD in History from a well-recognized University
- Evidence of scholarship and research
- Evidence of an established research agenda
The Department of Humanities consists of 9 full-time
faculty members and a number of part-time faculty. The
Department of Humanities are dedicated to excellence in
teaching and the faculty is engaged in research and service to
the institution and the community.
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 http://www.lau.edu.lb.
Prospective candidates should apply electronically by sending a
letter of interest including a statement of teaching, research
interests, as well as professional and creative projects, an
updated CV, and unofficial transcripts by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org .
The CV should include the names, e-mails and phone numbers of
three references. The university reserves the right to contact
additional references with notice given to the candidates at an
appropriate time in the process.
Candidates must refer to position no.AS-21-13, in the subject
line of the email