The World Cultures and Literatures program in the Department of
Modern and Classical Languages invites applications for part-time
lecturers to teach one or more undergraduate introductory courses
in world cinema and/or world cultures and literatures, contingent
upon enrollment and funding.
The focus of these courses is global with an emphasis on
postcolonial and empire studies. To apply, candidates must provide
a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae, and provide
contact information (email addresses) for a minimum of two
references, a maximum of three. Letters may be requested for
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action institution and recognizes protected classes of race, color,
sex (including pregnancy), genetic information, religion, age (40
and above), national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual
orientation, gender identity or status, and gender expression as
required by federal law. Veterans and persons with disabilities are
encouraged to apply.
A master's degree in national literature, comparative literature,
or film studies with graduate coursework related to the course
emphasis is required. Experience with online teaching preferred.
Demonstrated teaching excellence is required.
Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for a
faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of the
final candidates. All positions at the University of Houston are
security sensitive and will require a criminal background check.