Job Opportunities

Department of History
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of History at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for part-time teaching assignments in all areas of history, from the ancient to the modern world.  Successful applicants will teach introductory courses in US and World history, as well as upper-division topical courses as needed. Starting date is August 2018. Unless applicants request otherwise, applications will be kept on file for possible openings in the Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 terms. 

Qualifications: Candidates must have at least a master’s degree in History. Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level is preferred.  

Application: Applicants should submit: 1) letter of application, 2) full curriculum vita, 3) two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference; 4) official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned. Finalists will also be required to authorize and pass a background check prior to offer of employment.  Submit application materials to:  Amílcar E. Challú, Chair, History Department, achallu@bgsu.edu, or 132 Williams Hall, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.   

Applications must be postmarked by May 30, 2018


Department of Theatre and Film
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of Theatre and Film at Bowling Green State University (http://www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/theatre-and-film.html) seeks strong applicants for part-time teaching assignments in the areas of: theatre, performance studies, film studies, and film production.  Pending enrollments, successful applicants will teach introductory courses in these areas. Starting date is August 2018.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a degree appropriate to the courses being taught (MFA or PhD for applied theatre classes; MFA in production for film production classes; or PhD or ABD in film studies, performance studies, or theatre for teaching introductory courses in these areas). Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level is preferred.

Application: Applicants should submit: 1) letter of application, 2) full curriculum vita, 3) two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference, and 4) official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned.  Finalists will be required to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment.  Submit application materials to:  Chair, Department of Theatre and Film, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403-0180.  No electronic applications will be accepted.  Unless applicants request otherwise, applications will be kept on file for possible openings in the Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 terms.

Applications must be postmarked by May 31, 2018


School of Media and Communication
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The School of Media and Communication seeks strong applicants for part-time teaching assignments at the undergraduate level in the areas of media production and studies, journalism and public relations, advertising, social media and communication.  Undergraduate courses could include introductory journalism courses, multiplatform journalism, broadcast journalism, sports reporting, public relations, social media, video and audio production, script writing, strategic communication,  media policy and industry, interpersonal communication, organizational communication, political communication, leadership, conflict and communication, international communication, and gender and communication.  Some courses could be online.  Starting dates are either August 2018 or January 2019. Unless otherwise requested, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise. Finalists will be required to authorize and pass a background check prior to offer of employment.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a master’s degree in journalism, public relations, communication or media-related fields or a bachelor’s degree with five or more years of more professional experience in those areas.  Professional experience is required to teach journalism courses.  Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level is preferred.

Application:  Applicants should submit a letter of application, a complete CV, two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference, and official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned.  Submit application materials to:  Carman Kinney, School of Media and Communication, 306 Kuhlin Center, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.

Applications must be received by June 1, 2018


School of Media and Communication
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The School of Media and Communication at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for possible, part-time, adjunct teaching positions in our graduate programs. Graduate teaching assignments will be in the area of social media, advertising, public relations, organizational communication or research methods.  Successful applicants must have recent, relevant industry experience to teach courses for the department as needed for a semester.  Starting dates are either August 2018 or January 2019. Unless otherwise requested, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise.

Qualifications: Candidates must have a master’s degree and professional industry experience for teaching courses in the online Strategic Communication MA program. Candidates must have a PhD in communication or related field for consideration to teach face-to-face doctoral courses. Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level is preferred.

Application: Applicants should submit a letter of application, a complete CV, two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference, and official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned.  Submit application materials to:  Carman Kinney, School of Media and Communication, 306 Kuhlin Center, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.

Applications must be received by June 1, 2018


Department of World Languages and Cultures
Instructor, Spanish. Full-time, non-tenure track, nonrenewable, two semester appointment.

Details: The Department of World Languages and Cultures at Bowling Green State University seeks a full-time instructorship in Spanish. The appointment is for two semesters (Fall 2018, Spring 2019) and is non-renewable. The successful candidate may teach beginning, intermediate, and upper level language courses in Spanish and content courses in Spanish or English at the undergraduate level.

Qualifications: Minimum degree is M.A., proficient in Spanish and English, strong preference given to ABD or Ph.D. in hand.

Application: For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/.

Applications must be received by June 7, 2018


English Department
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The English Department of Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for anticipated part-time employment in the following areas: Literature, Creative Writing, Rhetoric and Writing, Teaching English for Speakers of Other Languages, Linguistics, Technical Writing, and Scientific & Technical Communication.  

Qualifications: 1) MA or MFA in English, TESOL, or M.Ed.  2) Experience teaching college-level courses in designated areas

Application: Submit application materials to:  Lawrence Coates, Chair, English Department, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403. Complete application files should include:  1) letter outlining qualifications relevant to this position; 2) a CV which includes a list of graduate courses taken and brief descriptions of courses taught; 3) two current (no older than one year) original letters of reference; 4) official transcripts indicating highest degree.

Final candidate(s) are required to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to an offer of employment. Unless they request otherwise, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise.

Applications must be postmarked by June 8, 2018


Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Non-Tenture Track Instructor

Details: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Bowling Green State University seeks a full-time, non-tenure track, renewable appointment.  Competitive salary with full benefits. Duties include: Teach courses such as introductory statistics, college algebra, precalculus, math education and calculus; provide service to the department, college, and/or university. Starting date: August 2018.

Qualifications: Minimum qualifications: Have fulfilled all the program requirements of a masters’ or doctoral degree in mathematics, statistics, mathematics education, or in a closely related field by August 2018; Experience teaching mathematics and statistics courses as the instructor of record at the collegiate level.

Application: Application materials include: a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, statement(s) on teaching and scholarly activities, three current (dated within the past year) letters of reference, and transcript showing the highest degree earned. Finalist will be required to submit official transcripts and to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment being made.  For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/.

Applications must be received by June 15, 2018


Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Postdoctoral Position in Mathematics

Details: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Bowling Green State University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Mathematics for the Academic Year 2018-19 starting August 20, 2018. The postdoctoral appointee is expected to contribute to the department's teaching mission with no more than two courses per semester, and actively pursue and conduct research projects under mentorship of a faculty member in the Department. The faculty mentor will be identified according to the appointee’s research area and assigned by the department.

Qualifications: The successful candidate will have fulfilled all the program requirements of a doctoral degree in Mathematics or in a closely related field by August 2018, and have a strong research potential and a commitment to excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to candidates with research interests in algebra and analysis.

Application: Apply online at http://www.mathjobs.org and submit an AMS cover sheet, a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, copies of transcripts showing the highest degree earned, and at least three current (dated within the past year) letters of recommendation, one of which should address the applicant’s teaching ability. The finalist will be required to submit official transcripts as well as authorize and pass a background investigation prior to an offer of employment.

Applications must be completed by June 15, 2018


Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Postdoctoral Position in Statistics

Details: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Bowling Green State University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in Statistics for the Academic Year 2018-19 starting August 20, 2018. The postdoctoral appointee is expected to contribute to the department's teaching mission with no more than two courses per semester, and actively pursue and conduct research projects under mentorship of a faculty member in the Department. The faculty mentor will be identified according to the appointee’s research area and assigned by the department.

Qualifications: The successful candidate will have fulfilled all the program requirements of a doctoral degree in Mathematics, Statistics, or in a closely related field by August 2018, and have a strong research potential and a commitment to excellence in teaching. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated interest in machine learning, computational statistics, Bayesian analysis, or high-throughput data analysis.

Application: Apply online at http://www.mathjobs.org and submit an AMS cover sheet, a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a research statement, a teaching statement, copies of transcripts showing the highest degree earned, and at least three current (dated within the past year) letters of recommendation, one of which should address the applicant’s teaching ability. The finalist will be required to submit official transcripts as well as authorize and pass a background investigation prior to an offer of employment.

Applications must be completed by June 15, 2018


Department of Psychology
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of Psychology at Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for part-time teaching assignments in the areas of: introductory psychology, developmental psychology, statistics, neuroscience, research methods, cognitive psychology, social psychology, personality, clinical psychology; and industrial-organizational psychology for the Academic Year 2018-19.  Successful applicants will teach undergraduate courses in psychology.  Unless they request otherwise, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise. 

Qualifications: Candidates must have a master’s degree in psychology. Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level is preferred.   

Application: To be considered, applicants must submit:

1) a letter of application
2) full curriculum vita
3) two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference
4) official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned

Finalists will also be required to pass a background check prior to an offer of employment. Submit application materials to:  Mike Zickar, Chair, Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.   Application can be sent electronically to mzickar@bgsu.edu

Applications must be postmarked by June 15, 2018


Department of Political Science
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of Political Science at Bowling Green State University seeks applications for possible part-time adjunct teaching positions for the Academic Year 2018-19 and Summer 2019. Successful applicants will teach undergraduate courses in Political Science, Public Administration, and related fields. Graduate teaching is a possibility. Unless they request otherwise, qualified applicants will also be considered for future adjunct teaching opportunities that may arise

Qualifications: MA in Political Science or related field is required; PhD strongly preferred.

Application: Applicants should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and two current (no more than a year old), original letters of reference and official transcripts indicating highest degree. Successful applicants will be required to authorize and pass a background check as a condition of employment. Please send materials to: Adjunct Teaching Committee, Department of Political Science, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403. No email applications will be accepted.

Applications must be received by June 15, 2018


Department of Physics and Astronomy
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of Physics & Astronomy at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for possible part-time teaching positions in the 2018-19 academic year and the following summer. Successful applicants will teach undergraduate courses in physics and/or astronomy.  

Qualifications: A master's degree in physics, astronomy, or a closely related field is required and a Ph.D. is preferred. Evidence of effective teaching at the college level is preferred.  

Application: Applicants should submit a letter of application, a complete CV, two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference, and official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned. Application materials should be sent to: Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, 43403 or physics@bgsu.edu.  

Applications must be received by June 25, 2018


International Studies Program
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The International Studies Program at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for possible part-time teaching positions in introductory International Studies courses for the Academic Year 2018-19 and Summer 2019. Unless they request otherwise, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise.

Qualifications: 1) M.A. degree in international studies or cognate field; 2) evidence of successful teaching in international studies or cognate field at the collegiate level is preferred.

Application: Submit application materials to: Beatrice Guenther, Director, International Studies Program, Shatzel Hall 131, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403. Complete application file should include: 1) letter of application; 2) full curriculum vita; 3) two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference; 4) official transcripts indicating highest degree earned. 

Applications must be postmarked by July 6, 2018


Department of Chemistry
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of Chemistry at Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for part-time teaching assignments during the 2018-19 academic year in all areas of Forensic Science, from Crime Scene Investigation to Latent Prints and Trace Analysis.  Successful applicants will teach introductory courses, as well as upper-division topical courses as needed in either the Fall or Spring semesters or both. 

Qualifications: A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in a forensic science discipline and a minimum of 5 years of experience in one of the following areas: crime scene investigation, trace evidence, latent prints or fire arms.

Application: Applicants should submit: 1) letter of application, 2) full curriculum vita/resume, 3) name, address and phone number of three references.  Finalists will be required to submit: two current original letters of reference (written within the past year) and official transcripts indicating highest degree.  Finalists are also required to authorize and pass a background check prior to offer of employment.  All application materials including a resume/CV should be submitted electronically to bci@bgsu.edu.   

Applications must be received by July 15, 2018


School of Earth, Environment and Society
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The School of Earth, Environment and Society at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for possible part-time teaching positions for introductory Geology, Environmental Science/Policy, Geospatial, and Geography courses for the academic year 2018-2019.  Unless they request otherwise, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise.

Qualifications: Candidates must have at least an M.S. in the discipline or a closely related field.

Application: Applicants should submit: 1) a letter of application, 2) a full curriculum vitae, 3) two original, current (dated within the past year) letters of reference, and 4) official transcripts indicating the highest degree.  Finalists are required to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment.  Please send application materials electronically to:  Jeffrey Snyder, SEES Director (jasnyd@bgsu.edu).   

Applications must be received by July 15, 2018


Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for one or more part-time teaching assignments of undergraduate courses in mathematics and statistics for the Academic Year 2018-2019.  Successful applicants will teach college algebra, introductory statistics, precalculus, math education, calculus, and/or other courses depending on the applicant’s qualifications. Starting date is August 2018 or January 2019.   

Qualifications: Candidates must have a masters’ or doctoral degree in mathematics, statistics, mathematics education, or in a closely related field. Evidence of successful teaching in mathematics and statistics courses at the collegiate level is preferred.

Application: Complete application file must include: (1) a letter of application; (2) full curriculum vita; (3) two current (dated after August 26th, 2017), original letters of reference; (4) official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned. Finalists will also be required to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment.

Submit application materials to: Hanfeng Chen, Chair, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.

Qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise, unless they request otherwise.

Applications must be received by July 16, 2018


Department of Biological Sciences
Adjunct Instructor(s)

Details: The Department of Biological Sciences at Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for possible part-time teaching positions in a range of courses from introductory biology classes to focused, advanced courses (e.g., A&P, Evolution), as well as online courses and teaching laboratory sections. Positions possible for Fall 2018, Spring 2019, and Summer 2019 semesters. Unless they request otherwise, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities that may arise.

Qualifications: Applicants with a minimum of a MS (sciences) are eligible for the introductory courses, while, for advanced courses, preference will be given to excellent teachers with a PhD or ABD.  

Application: Applicants should submit:  1) letter of application, 2) full curriculum vita, 3) two original letters of recommendation (dated within past year) and 4) official transcripts indicating highest degree earned.

Finalists are also required to authorize and pass a background check prior to offer of employment.  Electronically submit application materials as one pdf file to Kelly Stewart at kstewart@bgsu.edu (Subject heading:  Biological Sciences PT Faculty Search) by July 31, 2018.  Questions?  Contact Dr. Jeffrey Miner (Dept. Chair.) at jminer@bgsu.edu

Applications must be received by July 31, 2018


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.