William K. Balzer, Ph.d.
Position: Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Strategic Initiatives
Bill Balzer is Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Strategic Initiatives at Bowling Green State University. His responsibilities include providing leadership in the implementation of the collective bargaining agreement with the BGSU Faculty Association, representing the Administration on issues related to the contract, and supporting the professional development of Department Chairs and School Directors at the University. In addition, Bill has responsibility for strategic initiatives to support the Division of Academic Affairs, which currently include oversight for BGSU Centers of Excellence and efforts to improve academic processes. A member of the BGSU faculty for over 30 years, Bill holds the rank of Professor of Industrial-Organizational Psychology and concurrently serves as the Dean of BGSU Firelands.