Job Opportunities

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Department of Philosophy
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The Department of Philosophy at Bowling Green State University anticipates a number of adjunct (part-time) teaching opportunities during the 2021-22 academic year beginning with the Fall 2021 semester. These most likely will involve introductory courses, including courses in applied ethics.  

Qualifications:  Applicants must have at least an M.A. in philosophy.

Application:  To apply, submit a letter of application, CV, two recent letters of recommendation (within 1 year), official transcripts indicating highest degree earned, and a teaching portfolio to: Adjunct Search Committee, Department of Philosophy, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green OH 43403-0222.  Electronic applications are also accepted (meweber@bgsu.edu ).

Applications must be received by May 25, 2021


World Languages and Cultures
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: World Languages and Cultures at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for possible part-time teaching positions in introductory language courses for the Academic Year 2021-2022.

Qualifications:  M.A. degree in Chinese, Classical Civilization, French, German, ancient Greek, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Russian, Spanish, or related field. Evidence of successful teaching at the collegiate level in any of the above languages or related field is preferred, as is teaching online courses at the collegiate level.

Application:  Submit application materials by postal mail to: Amy Smith, Administrative Assistant, World Languages and Cultures, Shatzel Hall 207, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403. Complete application file must include:

  1. letter of application;
  2. full curriculum vita (including a listing of all courses taught and when);
  3. two current (dated within the past year), original letters of reference; and
  4. official transcripts indicating highest degree earned.

Applications must be postmarked by May 28, 2021


Department of Theatre & Film
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The Department of Theatre and Film at Bowling Green State University 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 2021.

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.  

Applications must be postmarked by May 31, 2021


Department of Theatre & Film
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The Department of Theatre and Film at Bowling Green State University seeks strong applicants for part-time teaching assignments in Dance.  Pending enrollments, successful applicants will teach introductory courses in this Ballet, Ballroom, Jazz and/or Modern dance. Starting date is August, 2021.

Qualifications:  Candidates must have a Master’s degree appropriate to the courses being taught or significant professional experience. 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.

Applications must be postmarked by May 31, 2021


Asian Studies Program
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The Asian Studies Program at Bowling Green State University invites applications to join the pool of adjunct instructors available to teach undergraduate courses in Asian Studies. Courses that may be available in Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 include the following:

Asian Studies 1800 (Asian Civilizations)     
Fall, Spring. This is a core course for all Asian Studies majors and minors. Provides general knowledge of Asia relative to historical, cultural, social, economic, and political developments of selected countries in East, South, or Southeast Asia. Credit allowed for only one of ASIA 1800, HIST 1800.

Asian Studies 2000 (Introduction to Asian Religions)
Fall or Spring. This course provides an introduction to Asian Religions. It looks at some of the sacred texts, philosophies, and practices of religions either started in South, East, or Southeast Asia or practiced by large numbers of people there, including Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Buddhism, Shintoism, Sikhism, Jainism, Taoism, and Confucianism. Students will leave the class with a sense of the diversity of "Asia" as well as an understanding that religions are not monolithic, but open to interpretation both by practitioners and by artists - musicians, dancers, painters, and writers.

Qualifications:  A master's degree in philosophy, religion, history, political science, or Asian studies is preferred.
A bachelor's degree in a related field and current enrollment in a master’s program may be considered, to be judged by the program with approval of the Dean required.

Application:  Electronically submit a letter of eligibility and interest, resume and two letters of recommendation to Amy Davidson at amyd@bgsu.edu. For questions call (419) 372-6525. If a course is available, candidates will be required to submit original letters of recommendation and official transcripts.

Applications must be received by June 1, 2021


Department of Psychology
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

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 2021-22.  Successful applicants will teach undergraduate courses in psychology.

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

Submit application materials to:  Chris Gebers, Administrative Assistant, Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.   Applications can be sent electronically to cgebers@bgsu.edu.

Applications must be received by June 11, 2021


School of Media and Communication
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The School of Media and Communication seeks strong applicants for part-time teaching assignments at the undergraduate level in the areas of  communication, media production and studies, journalism, public relations, advertising and social media.  Undergraduate courses could include strategic communication,  interpersonal communication, organizational communication, leadership, conflict and communication, introductory journalism, broadcast journalism,  new media and journalism, sports reporting, public relations, social media, video and audio production or script writing.  Course could be online or face-to-face. Starting dates are either August 2021 or January 2022.

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 and copies of teaching evaluations if available.

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 11, 2021


School of Media and Communication
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The School of Media and Communication 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.  Course may be online.  Starting dates are either August 2021 or January 2022.

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, official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned, and copies of teaching evaluations of graduate courses if available.

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 11, 2021


Department of History
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

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 2021.

Qualifications:  Candidates must have at least a master’s degree in History or equivalent. 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 received by June 25, 2021


Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Bowling Green State University seeks applicants for one or more part-time teaching assignments of undergraduate and/or graduate courses in mathematics and statistics for the Academic Year 2021-2022. Successful applicants may teach quantitative reasoning, college algebra, precalculus, calculus, math education, introductory and/or foundational statistics, statistics, a first course of probability, and/or other courses depending on the applicant’s qualifications. Starting date is August 2021 or January 2022.

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, as is experience teaching in an Emporium format.

Application:  Complete application file must include: (1) a letter of application; (2) full curriculum vita; (3) two current (dated after August 24th, 2020), original letters of reference; (4) official transcripts indicating the highest degree earned.

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

Applications must be postmarked by June 25, 2021


University Writing Program
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

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 2021. 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.

Qualifications:  

  • minimum of MA in Rhetoric and Composition or related field, by August 2021
  • 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:  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. Lee Nickoson, Chair, Department of English (leenick@bgsu.edu) or mail hardcopy materials to the Department of English, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403.

Applications must be received by July 2, 2021


Department of English
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

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. The starting date of employment is August 2021.

Qualifications:  1) MA or MFA in English, TESOL, or M.Ed. 2) Experience teaching college-level courses in designated areas 3) Demonstrated commitment to inclusive teaching.

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. 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 original letters of reference; 4) transcripts indicating highest degree. (Position finalists will be required to provide official transcripts.)

Applications must be postmarked by July 15, 2021


Department of Political Science
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

Details: The Department of Political Science at Bowling Green State University seeks applications for possible part-time adjunct teaching positions for the Academic Year 2021-22 and Summer 2022. Successful applicants will teach undergraduate courses in Political Science, which includes American Government, Public Administration, Comparative Government, International Relations, Public Law, and Political Theory. Graduate teaching is a possibility.

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, 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 July 23, 2021


School of Earth, Environment, and Society
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

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 2021-2022. 

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. Please send application materials electronically to:  Jeffrey Snyder, SEES Director (jasnyd@bgsu.edu). 

Applications must be received by August 1, 2021


Department of Biological Sciences
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

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 for majors and non-majors to focused, advanced courses, for example, Anatomy & Physiology, Herpetology, as well as teaching laboratory sections.

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.  Positions possible for Fall 2021, Spring and/or Summer 2022 semesters.

Application:  Applicants need to submit:  1) letter of application indicating course(s) of interest, a 2) full curriculum vita, 3) official transcripts of highest degree earned and 4) two letters of recommendation dated within the past year.

Electronically submit letter of application and full curriculum vitae as one pdf file to Kelly Wildschutte at kwild@bgsu.edu (Subject heading:  Biological Sciences PT Faculty Search).  Please have official transcripts and two letters of recommendation sent to BGSU, Biological Sciences, 217 Life Sciences Bldg., Bowling Green, OH 43403, Attn: Kelly Wildschutte by August 13, 2021, or emailed to kwild@bgsu.edu.

Questions?  Contact Dr. Juan Bouzat (Dept. Chair) at jbouzat@bgsu.edu

Applications must be received by August 13, 2021



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.

Unless otherwise requested, qualified applicants will also be considered for future part-time employment opportunities as they arise.