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EASP – European Association of Social Psychology

Faculty Position in Social Psychology

15.11.2018, by Tina Keil

American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Application deadline: December 31st, 2018

Logo: American University of Beirut
Logo: American University of Beirut

The Department of Psychology at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon invites applications for a full-time faculty position in social psychology broadly defined. The position is tenure-track and open to all ranks (assistant, associate and full professor). Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate courses.

We seek candidates who are committed to excellence in research, teaching, and institutional service. The position is to begin August 15, 2019. Applicants must have completed their PhD by August 2019. Appointments at the assistant professor rank are for an initial period of four years. The language of instruction is English.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, a CV, and a statement on research and teaching. Applicants should arrange for three referees to directly send recommendation letters by email. Application materials must be submitted to

The deadline for submitting all required credentials is December 31, 2018.

About the University

The American University of Beirut (AUB), an independent, nonsectarian university, is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the Middle East. The university occupies a beautiful wooded campus overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, located in a central neighborhood in Beirut. The city offers a vibrant, cosmopolitan, and culturally active environment, and enjoys a moderate climate with four seasons.

The Faculty of Arts and Sciences houses 33 academic departments, programs, and centers in four major areas of study: the humanities, the social sciences, the natural science, and the quantitative thought. It offers undergraduate programs leading to bachelor's degrees as well as graduate education leading to master's degrees in most fields and PhD degrees in selected fields. The role of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences as the "Gateway to Higher Education" at the University and in the region is central to its mission, promoting liberal education through freedom of choice. We invite you to share our mission by joining our Faculty in the Psychology Department. Working as a faculty member or staff member at AUB brings innumerable benefits; the opportunity to build on our national and regional reputation for excellence in teaching, research, medical services, community outreach, the chance to contribute in meaningful ways to the community, while working in an environment that offers breathtaking views of the Mediterranean. Additional benefits include an attractive compensation package and a comprehensive benefits plan. AUB is an equal opportunity employer.

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