The Department of Architecture and Design in the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture at the American University of Beirut invites applications for one full-time faculty position in architecture commencing September 2015.

Candidates must have a graduate degree in architecture: either a professional or a post-professional degree in architecture, and a PhD. Candidates are expected to possess a strong background and a significant record of professional practice in architecture, and specialisation in sustainable green architecture – at the rank of assistant professor and as a joint appointment with mechanical and/or civil engineering – the Department of Architecture and Design is the primary home department.

The successful candidate will be expected to develop and teach architectural design studios and lecture/seminar courses in their area of specialisation, advance the research/creative activities of the department and contribute to ongoing curriculum assessment and development.

The search committee will begin the review process on November 30, 2014. Positions will remain open until filled. Applications to a visiting full-time position will also be considered.

Candidates are invited to submit:
– a letter of application including a brief statement on teaching philosophy and research/creative activity agenda
– curriculum vitae
– samples of design work and publications
– the names and full contact information of at least three referees to:

Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
American University of Beirut
P. O. Box 11-0236
Riad El-Solh

Digital applications are to be sent to: