Instructor - School of Teaching and Learning



Bowling Green State University’s School of Teaching and Learning in the College of Education and Human Development announces a position as Instructor in Social Studies Education, beginning August 2017.


Primary responsibilities include providing instruction for undergraduate intermediate and secondary social studies pre-methods and methods courses, as well as field-based, and some graduate courses;  participating in undergraduate student advising;  participating in undergraduate program development; and providing service to the unit, the university, and professional organizations.


Qualifications:  (1) Earned Masters of Education Degree in Social Studies Education or related field; (2) Minimum of three years teaching experience in grades 4-12 or equivalent, preference given to experience at intermediate and secondary levels; (3) Experience teaching social studies education courses at the  undergraduate/graduate levels preferred;  (4) Demonstrated success in college teaching and contributing to academic program development at the undergraduate and graduate levels preferred; (5) Demonstrated ability to work in partnerships with schools; (6) Excellent oral and written communication skills; (7) Knowledge of disciplinary accreditation and certification procedures preferred.


Applications accepted until May 24, 2017.   Review of candidate credentials commences immediately.  For a complete job description and instructions on how to apply for this position visit: or contact the Office of the Provost at 419-372-2915.  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.  Background check required for employment. BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer.  We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.