Bowling Green State University — Assistant Teaching Professor, Honors College

Assistant Teaching Professor, Honors College
Full-time, nontenure track: 3-year term. Renewable.
Expected Start Date: August 2022

Essential Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities:
Primary Responsibilities
30 workload units per year, consisting of teaching, teaching-related, and service duties as assigned.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Teach HNRS 2010: Introduction to Critical Thinking, Fall
  • Teach HNRS 2020: Critical Thinking about Great Idea, Spring
  • Develop a research plan for assessing Honors College diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies
  • Plan, guide, collaborate, and advise the Dean on diversity, equity, and inclusion strategies within the Honors College.

Minimum Qualifications & Salary:
Minimum Qualifications
Degree required: terminal degree in any field that is offered at BGSU. Degree must be from an accredited university.
Demonstrated experience teaching critical thinking skills
Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Preferred Qualifications
Doctoral degree in any field that is also offered at BGSU. Degree must be from an accredited university.

Salary & Benefits
Competitive and commensurate with peer institution levels for rank and position in keeping with candidate’s experience and credentials. Full benefits package available.

Credentials Required for Application

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and contact information for three references who will be asked to provide a current (dated within one year) letter of recommendation
  • Diversity Statement. Statement should address candidate’s commitment to promoting diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning environments both inside and outside the classroom.

Official transcripts are required for employment. BGSU policy requires finalists to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to receiving an offer of employment.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Bowling Green State University, please call 419-372-8421.

Application Deadline: March 11, 2022

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.

Information about Program and College
The BGSU Honors College creates a community of undergraduate student scholars through an emphasis on personal and intellectual development and preparation for global citizenship. The educational goals of the BGSU Honors College center on the development and implementation of critical thinking skills in each of our students. Courses and curricula are designed to give students higher order thinking skills. These skills will make our students more successful in their post-BGSU years. The BGSU Honors students engage in inquiry-based learning, become leaders on campus, almost exclusively participate in in-depth undergraduate research, and garner academic achievement for BGSU. Visit to learn more about the BGSU Honors College.

For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit or contact the Office of Human Resources, BGSU.