Job Opportunities


Executive Secretary - Institute of the Environment​

UNIVERSITY OF BALAMAND - INSTITUTE OF THE ENVIRONMENT The Institute of the Environment (IOE) at the University of Balamand is seeking a motivated and eager candidate with the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment for the position of “Executive Secretary” (ES). Responsibilities: The ES performs duties at the Secretariat of the IOE as follows: Oversees the IOE Secretariat. Oversees the work of the Secretary. Prepares the budget of the IOE. Prepares day-to-day correspondence and internal reports. Supports in the review and edit of project reports/proposals. Provides administrative support for externally funded projects. Assists in implementing proper budget management to ensure that all accounting records, financial reports, and supporting documents of externally funded projects are kept according to funding agency rules. Assists in the development of budgets for proposals.  Liaise with funding agencies regarding all reporting requirements (technical and financial). Assists in the development of terms of references for procurement and tender dossiers for externally funded projects. Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned by the IOE Director Qualifications: Master in Business Administration or any related field. Experience in preparing budgets and financial reports is a must. Experience in preparing procurement documents is a must; Knowledge of management of externally funded projects by institutions such as the EU, USAID, UN, etc. is a plus; Excellent spoken and writing skills in both English and Arabic. French is a plus;  Strong organizational skills and attention to detail; Ability to plan and prioritize work duties as well as work competently under pressure and tight deadlines; Ability to work independently with minimum supervision; Good inter-personal and team building skills;  Strong communication skills to liaise with internal (UOB) offices/departments and external Institutions. Proficiency in the use of information technologies and good computer skills, particularly in the use of Microsoft Project, SPSS, Accounting software, and MS Office Package (esp. Excel, Word, etc.).​ ​ Interested qualified candidates are kindly requested to send a letter of interest indicating in the subject ES – IOE Vacancy and their CV* to both The Office of Human Resources and The Institute of the Environment at: hr@balamand.edu.lb and environment@balamand.edu.lb. Deadline for application submittal for this opening is 24, July, 2019 end of business day. *CVs sent to only one address will be disqualified. ​​​​​​​​​​​

Career Opportunity in Nursing - April 2019​

UNIVERSITY OF BALAMAND - FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Balamand, Lebanon, invites applicants for a full-time faculty appointment in the field of Nursing at the level of either Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, effective September 2019. The Faculty offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Health Sciences, including Public Health, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Nursing, and Nutritional Sciences. Programs are offered on three campuses: Beirut, Koura, and Souk El Gharb. The languages of instruction are English and French. The Nursing Program is seeking a candidate with a PhD, DNP, or a related degree. Key responsibilities of the successful candidate will include: teaching, community work and research. The Faculty encourages multidisciplinary teamwork, research and collaboration with different academic institutions and university teaching hospitals. The academic environment at the Nursing Program supports learning/mentorship dynamics and assists students to acquire hands-on experience. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits include health insurance, end-of-service indemnity, and assistance with children’s education. Applicants should send their curriculum vitae along with a letter of interest to provost@balamand.edu.lb before June 30th, 2019.

Career Opportunity in Biostatistics - April 2019​

UNIVERSITY OF BALAMAND - FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Balamand, Lebanon, has an opening in the field of Biostatistics. Appointments are at the level of either Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, effective September 2019. The Faculty offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Health Sciences, including Public Health, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Nursing, and Nutritional Sciences. Programs are offered on three campuses: Beirut, Koura and Souk el Gharb. The language of instruction is English. The successful candidate should have a PhD in Biostatistics, and contribute to teaching and community work. S/he will also be proactive in developing research projects. The Faculty encourages multidisciplinary teamwork, research, and collaboration with different academic institutions and University teaching hospitals. The academic environment favors learning/mentorship dynamics and encourages students to acquire hands-on experience. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits include health insurance assistance, end-of-service indemnity, and assistance with children’s education. Applicants should send their curriculum vitae along with a letter of interest to provost@balamand.edu.lb before June 30th, 2019.

Career Opportunity in Molecular and Cell Biology - April 2019​

UNIVERSITY OF BALAMAND - FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Balamand offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Health Sciences including Medical Laboratory Sciences, Nursing, Nutritional Sciences, and Public Health and Development Sciences Program. All programs are offered on three campuses: Beirut, Koura, and Souk el Gharb. The language of instruction is English. The curriculum of all programs is a 3-year program with Pre-medical track, preparing students for the MCAT examination. The Medical Laboratory Program is seeking a candidate who must have a PhD in Molecular and Cell Biology. Appointments are at the level of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, effective Fall of 2019. Key responsibilities of the successful candidate will include: teaching, community work, and research. The Faculty encourages multidisciplinary teamwork, research and collaboration with other academic institutions and University teaching hospitals. Compensation is internationally competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Benefits include health insurance assistance, end-of-service indemnity, and assistance with children’s education. Applicants should send their curriculum vitae along with a letter of interest to provost@balamand.edu.lb before June 30th, 2019.