Academic Positions


​Faculty Positions in Structural Engineering

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture  
American University of Beirut​

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Structural Engineering, preferably at the level of Assistant Professor.  Applications for a visiting position at all ranks may also be considered.

The successful candidate must hold a Doctoral Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and must demonstrate potential for quality research and teaching.  Applicants whose research interests include one or more of the following research areas are encourage to apply.  Research interests encompass experimental and numerical research on the behavior and design of reinforced and/or prestressed concrete structures; experimental testing and modeling of large-scale structures; innovative structural systems; or experimental validation and design of concrete structures subjected to natural and man-made hazards (earthquake and/or fire and/or blast engineering).

The candidate is expected to teach structural design courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, as part of the Civil and Environmental Engineering curricula, and must demonstrate strong research potential that will lead to external funding and scholarly publications.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to interact with faculty in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department and across the AUB campus.

Applications must include a letter of interest, statements of teaching and research interests, complete curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of at least three references.  The complete application must be addressed to the Dean, Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (MSFEA), American University of Beirut, P. O. Box: 11-0236, Riad El-Solh Beirut: 1107 2020, Lebanon. An electronic copy should also be sent to msfea@aub.edu.lb.  

Consideration of the received applications will begin as of February 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.  The proposed starting date for the position is September 1, 2019.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

AUB's homepage

MSFEA's homepage

Faculty Positions in Water Resources Engineering

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture  
American University of Beirut​


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Water Resources Engineering, preferably at the level of Assistant Professor.  Applications for a visiting position at all ranks may also be considered.

The successful candidate must hold a Doctoral Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and must demonstrate potential for quality research and teaching.  Research interests may encompass one or more of the following: theoretical aspects of water flow and transport, hydrological processes and climate change, experimental hydraulics and instrumentation, or integrative data analysis.

The candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, as part of the Civil and Environmental Engineering curricula, and must demonstrate strong research potential that will lead to external funding and scholarly publications.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to interact with faculty in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department and across the AUB campus.

Applications must include a letter of interest, statements of teaching and research interests, complete curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of at least three references.  The complete application must be addressed to the Dean, Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (MSFEA), American University of Beirut, P. O. Box: 11-0236, Riad El-Solh Beirut: 1107 2020, Lebanon.  An electronic copy should also be sent to msfea@aub.edu.lb.  

Consideration of the received applications will begin as of February 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.  The proposed starting date for the position is September 1, 2019.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

AUB's home page

MSFEA's home page

Faculty Positions in Transportation Engineering/Systems

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture  
American University of Beirut​

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Transportation Engineering/Systems, preferably at the level of Assistant Professor.  Applications for a visiting position at all ranks may also be considered.

The successful candidate must hold a Doctoral Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and must demonstrate potential for quality research and teaching.  Research interests should encompass traffic engineering, intelligent transportation systems and transformational technologies, mathematical modeling and operations research applications in transportation, sustainability and resilience of multimodal transportation systems, and/or transportation infrastructure management are particularly encouraged to apply.

The candidate is expected to teach Highway and Transportation Engineering undergraduate courses and graduate-level courses in his/her field of specialty, as part of the Civil and Environmental Engineering curricula, and must demonstrate strong research potential that will lead to external funding and scholarly publications.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to interact with faculty in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department and across the AUB campus.

Applications must include a letter of interest, statements of teaching and research interests, complete curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of at least three references.  The complete application must be addressed to the Dean, Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (MSFEA), American University of Beirut, P. O. Box: 11-0236, Riad El-Solh Beirut: 1107 2020, Lebanon. An electronic copy should also be sent to msfea@aub.edu.lb.  

Consideration of the received applications will begin as of February 1​, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.  The proposed starting date for the position is September 1, 2019​.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

AUB's homepage

MSFEA's homepage 


Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Industrial Engineering

Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture 
American University of Beirut


The Department of Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) in the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (FEA) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions in Industrial Engineering at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor.  AUB is a historic university with programs of study in all major fields and a large medical center.

Applicants for this position should hold a Ph.D. degree in the area of Industrial Engineering or in a closely-related field, with at least one degree in engineering.  Candidates with research interests in all industrial engineering areas, especially in stochastic processes, manufacturing systems and quality engineering, are encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate is expected to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in the candidate's field, participate in program development, and be active in research.

Applications must include a letter of interest, statements of teaching and research interests, complete curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of at least three references.  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 msfea@aub.edu.lb.

Consideration of the received applications will begin as of December 15, 2018 and will continue until all positions are filled. The proposed starting date for all positions is August 15, 2019.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.