DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL Engineering (CEE) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites applicants for 1 faculty position in the area of transportation engineering/systems, preferably at the level of assistant professor, but higher ranks will be considered. Visiting faculty positions in all ranks will also be considered for 1 year appointment, extendable to 2 years. Applicants for this position should hold a Ph.D. degree in transportation engineering or systems. Candidates with research interest in 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 successful candidate will have the opportunity to be involved with current faculty engaged in various transportation engineering/systems areas, and utilize the facilities of the Jouzy Transportation Engineering Lab and the Holcim Pavement Materials Lab, and to engage in inter- and multidisciplinary research in the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (FEA). The successful applicant will teach at both the undergraduate level (highway engineering and transportation engineering) and graduate level (in his/her field of specialization), advise and mentor graduate students, develop an independent externally funded research program, participate in all aspects of the department’s activities, and serve the profession. Applications must include a letter of interest, statements of teaching and research interests, a complete curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of at least 3 references; also indicate if you wish to be considered for a visiting faculty position. 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 email@example.com.
Consideration of the received applications began as of April 15, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled. The proposed starting date for the position is August 15, 2017, or January 15, 2018. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. AUB’s home page is at http://www.aub.edu.lb; FEA’s home page is at http://www.aub.edu.lb/fea.