The Political Science program at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, invites applications for a one-year lecturer in the fields of international relations and comparative politics beginning August 2014. Penn State Behrend offers a political science major and minor, as well as a minor in international studies. Applicants should be able to teach a variety of courses in international relations, comparative politics and government courses. The position requires excellence in teaching and scholarship. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory and advanced undergraduate courses. Minimum qualifications: ABD in political science or a related area by August 15, 2014, plus teaching experience at the college or university level. Penn State Behrend, located in Erie, PA, is a comprehensive four-year and residential college of Penn State University. The college prides itself on the balance it achieves between teaching and research.