Job Opportunities

School of Art
Part-Time Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The School of Art at Bowling Green State University invites applications for Adjunct Instructor in one of the following areas: first year/foundation studies, drawing and painting, photography, printmaking, ceramics, glass, jewelry/metals, sculpture, animation, digital imaging, video art, interactive media (web & mobile), graphic design, art history, non-western art history, art education and art appreciation. These are part-time, one-semester appointments, with possible start dates of August 2019, January 2020, or May 2020. Teach undergraduate courses in beginning and intermediate and advanced classes. Possible additional teaching in first year program.  Unless otherwise requested, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities as they arise.

Qualifications: Terminal degree in discipline required, except for art history, where ABD is preferred and MA required, and art education, where MFA or MA in Education with studio art concentration or MA in Art Education is required. Teaching experience beyond graduate teaching assistantship level preferred.  

Application: Submit letter of application, resume, two current, original letters of recommendation (dated within the past year), official terminal or highest degree transcript, and for: studio teaching applicants 10-20 examples each of professional and student work available online and submitted as a URL or sent digitally on a flash drive; for time-based / interactive applicants 3-6 examples of professional and 10-15 student works submitted online as URLs or sent digitally on a flash drive; for art history candidates significant publications; and a self-addressed stamped envelope (for return of materials) to: Charles Kanwischer, Chair, Part Time Search Committee, School of Art, 1000 Fine Arts Center, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403-0204. No certified or registered mail accepted.

Applications must be postmarked by April 30, 2019

Department of English
Adjunct Writing Instructor Position(s)

Details: 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 2019. These part-time positions carry a maximum of 9 credit-hours per semester. BGSU 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.


  • minimum of MA in Rhetoric and Composition or related field, by August 2019
  • evidence of successful experience teaching college-level academic writing
  • formal professional preparation in the teaching of first-year composition

Application:  Address electronic applications to Dr. Lee Nickoson, 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 investigation prior to an offer of employment. Qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that arise.

Application Materials:

  • letter of application
  • statement of teaching philosophy
  • curriculum vita
  • official transcripts
  • two complete sets of student evaluations
  • two letters of recommendation

Applications must be received by July 5, 2019

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.