Now Hiring


2022-2023 Academic Year

Deadline: Applications must be received by July 1, 2022

The University Writing Program at Bowling Green State University is hiring qualified adjunct instructors to teach in a dynamic first-year composition program beginning in August 2022. These part-time positions carry a maximum of 9 credit-hours per semester. BGSU, the English Department, and the University Writing Program are committed to faculty diversity as a way to strengthen the preparation of students for life in an increasingly diverse society. The English Department and University Writing Program supports adjunct faculty engagement in on-campus professional development opportunities through supplemental stipends to recognize the time and labor engagement with such opportunities carries.


  • minimum of MA in Rhetoric and Composition or related field, by August 2022
  • evidence of successful experience teaching college-level academic writing
  • formal professional preparation in the teaching of first-year composition
  • demonstrated commitment to inclusive teaching

Application Materials:

  • letter of application
  • statement of teaching philosophy
  • equity, inclusion, and accessibility statement
  • curriculum vita
  • official transcripts
  • two complete sets of student evaluations
  • two letters of recommendation from within the last year

Address electronic applications to Dr. Stephannie Gearhart, Chair, Department of English ( or mail hardcopy materials to the Department of English, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403. Final candidate(s) are required to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment. Unless otherwise requested, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that arise.

Serving nearly 19,000 undergraduate students at its main campus, Bowling Green State University has long traditions of teaching and scholarship and strong commitment to international education and to the expansion of technological support for education. The University Writing Program serves approximately 3200 students per semester in three core courses. Information about the University Writing Program is available on the program’s website. Information about BGSU is available on the university’s website and from the College of Arts & Sciences. BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer. We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.

Updated: 03/18/2022 10:46AM