Job Opening: Lecturer in Political Science

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.

To apply, go to Penn State Job Opportunities. For campus location, choose “Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.” For type of job, select “Academic.” Then click update results. Select job #52285, Lecturer in Political Science, and then select “Apply Online.” If you have never applied to a Penn State job before, you will need to create a new Friends of Penn State Account. From there you will be able to upload your CV, cover letter, and a list of references.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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