Job Opportunities

African Studies
Adjunct Instructor

Details: The Africana Studies Program at Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for a part-time teaching assignment in Africana studies.  Starting date is January 11, 2016. 

Qualifications: Candidates must hold a minimum of Masters degree in African or African Diaspora studies.  Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level is preferred. 

Application: Applicants must submit: (1) letter of application, (2) full curriculum vita, (3) two current letters of reference (signed originals are required), and (4) official transcripts indicating highest degree.  Finalists are also required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to offer of employment.  Submit application materials to:  Apollos O Nwauwa, Director, Africana Studies, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.  Applications must be postmarked by October 31, 2015.  Electronic submission of letter of application and CV to nwauwa@bgsu.edu is acceptable.

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Details: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Bowling Green State University is hiring one full-time instructor beginning January 2016. A full-time instructor will primarily teach a variety of freshman level courses in the Math Emporium.  Usual assignments include Prealgebra, Basic Algebra, Intermediate Algebra, and College Algebra, with possibilities of Precalculus, Introduction to Statistics, Calculus I and II. Candidates with a PhD may teach higher level courses, including upper division courses. A typical teaching assignment consists of four courses each semester (12 contact hours).

The initial appointment is for one and a half years (namely, covering Spring 2016 and AY 2016-2017) and is contingent upon adequate student enrollment.  Renewal for additional terms is possible, depending on performance and student enrollment.

Starting date is January 2016.

Qualifications: A Master’s degree or PhD in Mathematics, Mathematics Education, or Statistics and experience teaching a variety of mathematics and statistics courses. A successful candidate must have experience teaching both math emporium and traditional classes.

Application: Please apply online at http://www.mathjobs.org and submit a letter of application, curriculum vita, statement(s) on teaching and scholarly activities, copies of official transcripts showing highest degree earned and three current letters of reference. Official transcripts and original letters of reference will be required from successful candidates later. 

Applications must be received by November 10, 2015.

School of Art
Assistant Professor in Glass - Tenure Track

Details: The School of Art at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for a Tenure Track Position as an Assistant Professor in Glass.  Assume leadership role as glass area head. Oversee part-time faculty and graduate assistants. Teach beginning through graduate level courses in the glass arts. Oversee facility maintenance, monitor shop equipment and order supplies for area.  Continue creative studio development and scholarly/ professional activities.  Participate in educational, professional and service duties within the glass area, the School of Art, the University and community.

Qualifications: MFA Degree with focus in the glass arts. Two years of post-MFA full-time university teaching experience required. Candidate must have advanced skills in the glass arts; experience teaching introductory, intermediate, advanced and graduate glass blowing, casting, fusing and cold working is essential. Experience of running university glass studio required. Skills in multidisciplinary practice, international professional and technical experience, and strong exhibition record required.

Application: Applications for this position should be submitted via Slideroom.  Log onto https://bgsu.slideroom.com to begin the application process.  Please contact Jason Walton for assistance.  Only complete applications will be considered. Include: letter of application, current curriculum vitae, three current original letters of recommendation (dated within past year), official terminal degree transcript, portfolio of professional work, statement of teaching philosophy, and 20 samples of student work.

Applications must be received by November 13, 2015

Bowling Green State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.

All finalists will be required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to offer of employment.