Multiple positions available in Computer Science/Engineering, Urban Design, and Graphic Design.
The Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (MSFEA) at the American University of Beirut is seeking to fill Multiple Tenure-Track and Visiting Faculty Positions in Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Software Architecture, and in Urban Design and Graphic Design. The expected start date is January 2023.
With an overall enrollment of approximately 2500 engineering, architecture, graphic design, and urban design & planning students, MSFEA houses six departments and a nascent School of Design. Serving a more livable, viable, and equitable world, MSFEA has major ongoing initiatives to increase access to high quality education to new learners, foster human-centered design in engineering pedagogy, graduate entrepreneurs, increase the vitality of the region’s economies, and build research centers that leverage the unique circumstances of Lebanon to make progress on global challenges.
Founded in 1866, the American University of Beirut bases its educational philosophy, standards, and practices on the American liberal arts model of higher education. A teaching-centered research university, AUB has approximately 800 full-time faculty members and 8200 students from more than 60 countries. It offers programs leading to bachelor's, master's, MD, and Ph.D. degrees. The student body is 51 percent female, and the language of instruction is English. AUB ranks 252nd in the QS World University Rankings 2023 and routinely ranks among the top 100 institutions globally in student employability. Set on the shores of the Mediterranean Sea, the University has a green campus dotted with historic and contemporary buildings, a state-of-the-art athletics complex, and is located in the heart of the vibrant city of Beirut. It is also located less than one hour’s drive from the slopes of Mt. Lebanon and has a wide variety of hiking, caving, and cycling terrain. The University offers an extensive benefits package, including 100% tuition support for children of faculty, from KG through Bachelor’s degree.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until positions are filled. Applicants are invited to submit a complete resume, brief statements of teaching and research, and the names of at least four references with their detailed contact information. Applications should be addressed to Dean Alan L. Shihadeh, Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, and submitted electronically to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information on the open positions, please review the detailed descriptions posted on the MSFEA website: https://www.aub.edu.lb/msfea/Pages/AcademicPositions.aspx
The American University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.