Message from Viva McCarver, Chief Human Resources Officer:

Welcome to Bowling Green State University and the Office of Human Resources! Our mission is to serve as a strategic partner with the University community, supporting our goal to foster innovation, inspire teaching and learning and to promote accountability for long-term performance excellence. Together, the HR team is dedicated to the highest quality of customer service, providing ongoing leadership and direction with the core functionalities of the office, which include benefits administration, compensation, employee and labor relations, EEO/Compliance, and training and development.

Whether you are an applicant considering employment at BGSU or current faculty and staff, we hope you find our website to be very beneficial for your overall needs.

Thank you!

Viva McCarver

Office of Human Resources

1851 N. Research Drive
Bowling Green, Ohio 43403
Fax: 419-372-2920



Professional Development Sessions

Professional Development Sessions

The Office of Human Resources (OHR) is pleased to offer, no-cost, monthly professional and/or personal development sessions for BGSU employees (faculty and staff). During this 2016-2017 academic year, OHR Training & Development team is collaborating with internal and external partners to offer sessions at Main and Firelands campuses and/or via use of alternate remote online training platforms.  Additional training topics/series are forthcoming. Read More

Need a quick response to a medical question?

Need a quick response to a medical question?

The Medical Mutual Nurse Line is staffed with registered nurses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Call the Medical Mutual Nurse Line toll free at 1-888-912-0636 (TTY 711).  This service is confidential and available at no additional cost to you. These professionals can advise you on things like:

  • When to seek urgent care
  • Home Treatment of minor illness and injury
  • When to call a doctor and how to effectively communicate with him/her
  • How to make decisions about test, medications and procedures
  • Understanding your medicine and how it works.
Keep in mind, if you have concerns about your health or are having a medical emergency, it's best to call your doctor or 911.                                             
  View the full Medical Mutual website.