American University of Beirut

Chairperson of Anesthesiology

Oct 12, 2018
Dec 11, 2018

Preparing for a Career Break

The American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and Medical Center are seeking a recognized academic leader for the position of Chairperson of the Department of Anesthesiology.

The Department provides comprehensive care of the perioperative patient. It provides state-of-the-art clinical services, outstanding education to medical students, residents, and fellows, and thrives to maintain high quality research productivity. Patient care and academic activities occur in an environment that promotes critical ethical thinking, challenges the boundaries of knowledge, and fosters compassion.

The candidate must be a very highly qualified professional with strong management and leadership abilities. Required qualifications include: an excellent record in academic achievement, clinical excellence, and research and training in anesthesiology; qualification for academic appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor; and leadership skills with experience in administrative management and programs development.

Applicants may direct inquiries or send a letter of interest or nomination electronically to Dr. George Zaytoun (, Chair of the Search Committee, by December 31, 2018. Full applications must include letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names of at least four references.