Assistant Teaching Professor of Flute

Updated: 17 days ago
Location: Campus, ILLINOIS
Job Type: FullTime


Assistant Teaching Professor of Flute (qualified rank faculty), one academic year (nine-month) appointment in the Department of Music Performance Studies, beginning August 2024.
Information about Program and College 
Bowling Green State University’s College of Musical Arts has earned a reputation as one of the country’s outstanding collegiate music programs. The College enrolls approximately 470 students under the guidance of 55 full-time and 25 part-time faculty. Our comprehensive music curriculum features specialties in music education and contemporary music, including the distinctive DMA in Contemporary Music. The College is home to the MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music, producing an annual New Music Festival and a nationally syndicated radio program. The College’s musical calendar features more than 300 performances and presentations annually by faculty, guest artists, and 30+ student ensembles. Additional information is found at the College of Musical Arts website.
As a Public University for the Public Good, Bowling Green State University is a comprehensive, high research university located in northwestern Ohio committed to driving economic and cultural vitality in the region and beyond. Through innovative teaching, research and creative activities, BGSU fosters a collaborative and inclusive learning community where inspired ideas, knowledge and achievements support the region, state and nation. Supporting student success and outcomes, more than 760 talented and passionate faculty members teach across all majors, with nearly 80% holding terminal degrees in their field. BGSU offers more than 200 undergraduate majors and programs, 17 doctoral programs, 57 master’s programs and a significant number of certificate programs.
Guided by Forward , the BGSU strategic plan, the University’s research and creative activities have resulted in a significant increase in extramural funding over the past several years. Committed to meeting workforce needs, BGSU is investing in in-demand academic programs. The University recently established a School of Nursing , School of Physical Therapy , School of Engineering, School of the Built Environment and School of Aviation. As a national leader in innovative partnerships, BGSU provides comprehensive and connected opportunities for its learning community in and out of the classroom. The University established the first-of-its-kind Resort and Attraction Management (RAAM) program in collaboration with Cedar Fair. BGSU also has strategic partnerships in advanced manufacturing, aviation, forensic science and engineering fields.
For the fourth year in a row, The Wall Street Journal ranks BGSU as the No. 1 public university in the Midwest that students would choose again. BGSU also holds the Wall Street Journal distinction of being the No. 1 university in Ohio – public or private – for student experience

Essential Functions

Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate and graduate applied flute, coaching chamber music, undergraduate and graduate recruiting, advising, contributing to the artistic and intellectual life of the College and University, and maintaining a current profile as a flute performer and pedagogue in state, regional and national activities. Other duties will be assigned by the Chair or Dean depending upon the needs of the Department of Music Performance Studies and the College of Musical Arts.

Minimum Qualifications

1.  Earned Doctorate or master’s degree in Flute Performance with two years of professional performing and/or teaching experience
2. Teaching experience at the collegiate level preferred
3. Professional performing experience in all facets of flute performance (e.g. solo, chamber, and orchestral music)

Additional Information

Application Materials Required 
1. Cover letter indicating interest in and qualifications for the position
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Three to five references including names and complete contact information
4. List of online or YouTube links to audio/video recordings of recent performances (within the last five years).
Unofficial transcripts of highest degree earned are required for candidates invited for in-person interviews.
Finalist will be required to submit official transcripts.
BGSU policy requires finalist to authorize and pass a background check prior to receiving an offer of employment.
Application Deadline 
Deadline to apply is May 31, 2024.
Salary & Benefits 
Competitive and commensurate with candidate’s experience and credentials. Full benefits package available.
Further Information 
Questions concerning the search may be directed to Andrew Pelletier, Flute search committee chair ([email protected] or 419-372-8576). You may also visit the college website at

Bowling Green State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer . We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. 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 or email [email protected] .

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