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Assistant Professor - School of Family and Consumer Sciences - Interior Design
BGSU Main Campus
Ends at 11:59 pm Bowling Green, OH local time
Salary commensurate with education & experience

Assistant Professor in Interior Design, School of Family and Consumer Sciences, Full-time, Tenure Track faculty position beginning August 2023.

Primary Responsibilities:
Teach undergraduate Interior Design courses, including introductory studios, lighting, and other courses as needed.
Participate in curriculum development, accreditation process, and program assessment.
Engage in a quality research record, including grant writing.
Provide service to the program, school, college, university, and professional associations.
Advise undergraduate students.
Required Qualifications:
Earned doctorate in Interior Design or a related field. Candidates who are ABD at time of application may be considered. Degree must be conferred prior to appointment in August 2023.
Preferred Qualifications:
Teach in a wide area of content within Interior Design curriculum, including introductory studios.
Evidence of high-quality teaching.
Evidence of research and grant writing experience.
Evidence of excellent communication skills in oral and written format.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with peer institution levels for rank and position and in keeping with candidate experience and credentials.  

Effective Date of Employment:  August 2023
Closing Date for Applications:   November 15, 2022
Credentials Required for Application:
Cover letter
Curriculum vita
Transcript indicating the highest degree earned (if ABD, also include doctoral transcript); finalists will be required to submit official transcripts
Names and contact information of three individuals who will be asked to provide current (dated within the past year) letters of reference 
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. 
Further Information: 
Dr. Deborah Wooldridge, Director, dgwoold@bgsu.edu
School of Family and Consumer Sciences
BGSU policy requires finalists to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to receiving an offer of employment. Bowling Green State University is an AA/EEO/Vet employer.  We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation. 
THE PROGRAM Interior Design is a four-year Bachelor’s program (BSID) accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).  The Program aspires to be a student-centered learning community for developing individuals and shaping the future through learning, discovery, collaboration, and personal growth. 
THE SCHOOL of Family and Consumer Sciences is a multidisciplinary school that is dedicated to communicating, advancing, and applying knowledge that fosters the well-being of individuals and families.  There are approximately 600 undergraduate majors and minors in undergraduate programs in fashion merchandising and product development, human development and family studies, and interior design with approximately twenty full-time faculty and staff support.  
THE COLLEGE of Education and Human Development is multipurpose with degrees in education and human development and is the administrative home to the School and Program.  The College has an undergraduate enrollment of 3,600 students and offers advanced professional programs at the master’s, specialist, and doctoral levels.  For more information about the college profile go to http://www.bgsu.edu/education-and-human-development/about-us.html 
THE UNIVERSITY is a public, state-assisted, residential university.  It has approximately 21,000 students and a stable enrollment pattern.  The main campus is located in Bowling Green, Ohio (pop.30,000) on I-75, 30 miles south of Toledo and is 15 miles south of the Ohio Turnpike.  The University comprises eight colleges:  College of Education and Human Development; The Graduate College; College of Arts & Sciences; Schmidthorst College of Business; College of Health and Human Services; College of Musical Arts; College of Technology, Architecture, and Applied Engineering; and the Firelands College branch two-year campus located at Huron, Ohio.
ACCREDITATION AND RECOGNITION Higher Learning Commission; Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, National Council on Family Relations, Council on Rehabilitation Education; National Recreation and Park Association/American Association for Leisure and Recreation; Department of Education, State of Ohio; American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education; National Association for the Education of Young Children; National Association of Schools of Art and Design and National Athletic Training Association.
FACILITIES AND SERVICES Facilities in Family and Consumer Sciences include: individual offices for faculty; technology and active learning classrooms; interior design lab, computer lab, product development studio, and a textile lab.  The nine-story Jerome library includes open stacks, reading lounges, study carrels, and seminar rooms.  Also included is an Information Technology Services Center with the latest and most complete computer system for students, faculty and administration, and an advisement office that
supports cooperative arrangements for field-based activities with regional schools, agencies and industries.
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Seeking Interior Design Assistant Professor, School of Family & Consumer Sciences, Bowling Green State University.  Tenure track faculty position beginning August 2023. Requires Ph.D. degree in Interior Design or a related field.  Degree must be conferred by the position start date of August 2023.  Successful applicant should be competent in areas of introductory studio teaching and other courses as needed.  Work includes undergraduate teaching; research and publication; and academic service, encompassing active participation in program activities and student academic advising. 
Credentials required for application:  Cover letter, curriculum vita, transcript of highest degree (if ABD, also include doctoral transcript), and names and contact information for three individuals who will be asked to provide current (dated within one year) letters of reference.  Salary and benefits competitive and commensurate with peer institution levels for rank and position in keeping with candidate’s experience and credentials.  Full benefits package available.
For a complete job description and instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/ or contact the Office of Human Resources, BGSU.  Application deadline is November 15, 2022.  Finalists will be required to submit official transcripts and to authorize and pass a background check prior to an offer of employment being made. BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer.  We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.
PhD or terminal degree
Academic Year
Full Time
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae