Job Details
Broadcasting, Radio, and Television
BGSU Main Campus

To produce and direct both studio and location, multi-camera and single camera, and other media projects as assigned.  Almost all projects will include conception, design, budget, writing, lighting, audio, videography, editing, and managing/training students. The position of producer/director requires an understanding of complex technical material, knowledge of the complexities of human interaction, and a comprehension of the delicate intricacies of storytelling.

  • Produces television programs or series for various forms of distribution.  Includes: concept design; budget; script writing; reserving equipment and production crews; coordinating with technical staff; videography; audio; editing; and in some cases, distribution. Involves working with outside clients and University clients to produce content.
  • Directs live or live-to-tape multi-camera television productions.  Includes: set-up; supervision of student crews; lighting, camera; audio direction; overall visual look and design; and post-production to complete the project.
  • Trains and mentors WBGU-PBS student staff positions.  Includes development and supervision of interns and graduate students as assigned.  
  • Writes scripts, from research and interviews, for television productions, station promotions and station development department.  Writes transitions and/or storylines for performance and/or feature work for television productions.
  • Edits television projects and/or segments.
  • Completes the budgeting and administration process for television projects.
  • Researches topics for development into television and/or media projects.  May involve grant writing.
  • Operates various pieces of production equipment, also will be required to update skills with newly purchased equipment and software programs used for media production.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree required.  Degree in Telecommunications, Visual Communication Technology, Film Production preferred.  Degree must be conferred at the time of application.


The following experience is required:

  • 3 years professional experience in a multi-camera studio production environment
  • 3 years professional experience producing/directing multi-camera productions




Full-time, Administrative staff position available. Administrative Grade Level 355. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Full benefit package available.


Deadline to apply:  The search committee will review applications until the position is filled; however, for best consideration, applications should be provided by ‘July 6, 2022’.    




Bowling Green State University provides a comprehensive benefit program as part of a total compensation package.  This includes medical, prescription, dental, vision, health accounts (medical & dependent), life & disability insurance, retirement plans, employee assistance program and tuition fee waivers for employees and their eligible dependents as well as paid time off, holidays and parental leave.  For more information please visit Benefits-at-a-Glance.pdf (bgsu.edu)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • This position dictates a high-level of expertise in Adobe Creative Suite software applications as they apply to creative Media Production for web, social media and on-air.
  • The ability to quickly identify creative solutions to problems or needs of internal and external clients is incumbent upon the position.
  • A strong ability to think strategically and to lead multiple projects from initial concept to completion is a priority of the position.
  • Decisions determine the direction and success of videos produced for BGSU and WBGU-PBS.
  • Knowledge and experience operating in and directing  single/multiple camera video productions, script writing, and project management experience are very important.



Fiscal Year
Full Time
Cover Letter, Resume