The Department of Hispanic Studies at the University of Houstoninvites applications for part-time lecturer positions to teachSpanish at the undergraduate level in the areas of basic language,literature, linguistics, and culture. In addition, th e Departmentoffers specialized in Spanish for the Professions through itsgrowing programs, medical Spanish, and education. The primary goalof the Department is to provide students with the backgroundrequired to perform well in graduate programs and a wide range ofcareer options.The Department is particularly interested in candidates with nativeor near-native language proficiency in Spanish. Applicants shouldhave a Ph.D in Spanish; however, those holding a masters degree inSpanish will be considered. Lecturer appointments are made on asemester basis.T he University of Houston is the premier urban research andteaching university in Texas and the most ethnically diverseresearch university in the nation. Our outstanding faculty andfacilities draw students from across the country and around theworld.Application should include cover letter/ letter of application,curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, teaching philosophy orstatement, and contact information for three (3) professionalreferences.University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Actioninstitution minorities, women, veterans and persons withdisabilities are encouraged to apply.Qualifications :Successful applicant will have native or near-native languageproficiency in Spanish. Ph.D in Spanish is preferred howevermasters degree in related field will be considered.Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for afaculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of finalcandidate. All position at the University of Houston are securitysensitive and will require a criminal history check.