The Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) program in the
Psychological, Health, and Learning Sciences Department (PHLS)
offers a broad range of undergraduate-level courses and has
occasional openings for temporary, part-time lecturers. Lecturer
appointments are made on a semester basis but may be renewed by the
PHLS Department as needed. We welcome candidates whose experience
in teaching, research, and community service in the area of human
development and family studies has prepared them to contribute to
our commitment to diversity and excellence.
Our university is located in the heart of Houston, Texas, the
nation’s fourth largest city. This metropolitan area offers
scholars rich urban and suburban environments in which to work and
live. The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse
student bodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse
community of scholars.
In addition to your CV, please attach a cover letter describing
your (a) qualifications, (b) interest in the position, (c) teaching
experience, and (d) teaching philosophy. Only applications with all
required documents will be considered.
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action institution Minorities, women, veterans and persons with
disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Master’s Degree in Human Development & Family Studies or
Notes to Applicant: Only applications with all required
documents will be considered. All positions at the University of
Houston are security sensitive and require a criminal history
check. Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment
and will be requested upon selection of final candidate.