Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in American Studies / Media Studies 

Lebanon (LB)
06 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The American University of Beirut

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in American Studies / Media Studies 

The Center for American Studies and Research (CASAR) and the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Media Studies at the American University of Beirut are seeking to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor to start on August 15, 2018. The hire will have a joint appointment with CASAR and Media Studies.

We hope to attract a candidate who can offer undergraduate and graduate courses in American Studies with a focus on media and communication. We are particularly interested in a scholar whose research and interests can contribute to the center’s efforts to foster research and outreach.   

Applicants must have completed their PhD by August 2018. The appointment is for an initial period of four years. The language of instruction is English. 

Applicants should send a cover letter, a curriculum vita, and a writing sample to Dean Nadia Cheikh, Faculty of Arts and Sciences at as_dean@aub.edu.lb 
Three letters of recommendation may be requested at a later date.

Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2017.

For more information please visit our website at http://www.aub.edu.lb/fas/

The American University of Beirut is an Equal Opportunity Employer.