Job Opportunities

Postings for full-time positions are available at https://bgsu.hiretouch.com

School of Art
Part-Time Instructors (Adjuncts)

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 May, July, August 2021 or January 2022. Teach undergraduate courses in beginning and intermediate and advanced classes. Possible additional teaching in first year program.

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:  No certified or registered mail accepted.  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 to: Charles Kanwischer, Chair, Part Time Search Committee, School of Art, 1000 Fine Arts Center, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403-0204. 

Applications must be postmarked by April 16, 2021


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


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


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


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.