Assistant Professor in Child Clinical or Developmental Psychology

American University of Beirut - Department of Psychology

The Department of Psychology at the American University of Beirut invites applications for a faculty position in child clinical or developmental psychology, with commitment to the scientist-practitioner model. As such, we invite applicants in either of these two areas of specialization. Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate courses. 

We seek candidates who are committed to excellence in research, teaching, clinical training of students, and institutional service. The position is to begin August 15, 2017 and requires a PhD by August 2017. 

The position is at the assistant professor level. The appointment is for an initial period of four years with opportunities for renewal and advancement. The usual teaching load is not more than 5 courses a year. The language of instruction is English. 

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, a CV, and arrange for three letters of reference to be sent directly to: 

Nadia Maria El Cheikh, Dean
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
American University of Beirut
c/o 3 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10017-2303, USA


Nadia Maria El Cheikh, Dean
Faculty of Arts and Sciences
American University of Beirut
P.O. Box 11-0236, Riad El-Solh
Beirut 1107 2020, Lebanon 

Electronic submissions are highly encouraged and may be sent to: 

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For best consideration, please submit all required credentials by January 15, 2017. 

For more information on this position, please visit 

The American University of Beirut is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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