Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in American Studies / Media Studies
Center for American Studies and Research (CASAR) & Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Media Studies (SOAM), The American University of Beirut (Beirut, Lebanon)
Deadline: 
December 15, 2018
Starting Date: 
August 15, 2019
Post date: October 17, 2018

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 (SOAM) at the American University of Beirut are seeking to appoint a tenure-track assistant professor to start on August 15, 2019. The hire will have a joint appointment with CASAR and SOAM.

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 2019. The appointment is for an initial period of four years. The language of instruction is English.

For more information on this position, please visit http://www.aub.edu.lb/fas/Pages/academic-employment.aspx

Within the framework of Lebanese Law, the American University of Beirut is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Instructions 

Applicants should send a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a writing sample, and the names of three references to Dean Nadia Cheikh, Faculty of Arts and Sciences to as_dean@aub.edu.lb

Three letters of recommendation may be requested at a later date.

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2018.

Review Begins: 
December 15, 2018

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