The World Cultures and Literatures program in the Department ofModern and Classical Languages invites applications for a part-timelecturers to teach one or more undergraduate introductory coursesin world cinema and/or world cultures and literatures, contingentupon enrollment and funding. The focus of these courses is globalwith an emphasis on postcolonial and empire studies.The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse studentbodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diversecommunity of scholars. To apply candidates must provide a letter ofinterest, a current Curriculum Vitae, and provide contactinformation (email addresses)for a minimum of two references,maximum of three. Letters will be requested for finalistslater.The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction Institution. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons withdisabilities are encouraged to apply.Qualifications :A Ph.D. degree in a national literature, comparative literature, orfilm studies with graduate coursework related to the courseemphasis is required. Experience with online teaching preferred.Demonstrated teaching excellence is required.Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for afaculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of finalcandidate. All positions at the University of Houston are securitysensitive and will require a criminal history check.