Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics and Computer Science

Rhode Island, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jul 09, 2020
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time
Founded in 1917, Providence College (PC) is a premier Catholic liberal arts institution steadfastly committed to academic excellence through a dynamic core curriculum, a distinctive Development of Western Civilization Program, and abundant experiential learning opportunities. The only U.S. higher education institution administered by the Dominican Friars, PC is committed to providing a variety of opportunities for intellectual, social, moral, and spiritual growth in a supportive environment. Providence College believes that cultural and intellectual pluralism is essential to the excellence of its academic programs, and strives to foster an academic culture and campus community reflecting the global environment in which we live and work.

The approximately 105-acre campus is situated in Rhode Island’s capital city and is close to the many cultural and educational offerings of Rhode Island’s “renaissance city.” Additionally, Providence is located an hour from Boston and just a few hours from New York City.

For years, Providence College has been recognized in the U.S. News & World Report “Regional Universities – North Category” and has been commended by several other ranking publications.

Posting Details

Job Title Adjunct Faculty in Mathematics and Computer Science Rank Adjunct Faculty Tenure Information Non-Tenure Track Job Description

The Mathematics and Computer Science Department at Providence College invites applicants for adjunct positions, commencing fall 2020.

Class sizes are small and the courses may be taught in-person, online, or using a hybrid model. The position is renewable, and there is likely to be a need for these positions in the future. The compensation is $4,250 per three-credit hour course and $5,666 per four-credit hour course.

Essential Duties

The successful applicants will teach one or two introductory courses. Possible math courses include business mathematics, beginning calculus, and statistics; computer science courses include data analytics and introduction to Python programming.

Education and Experience Required

Candidates must hold at least a Masters in mathematics, computer science, or similar discipline from an accredited institution (or earn one by August 1, 2020).

Posting Number F74P Open Date 07/09/2020 Close Date 07/15/2020 Open Until Filled Yes Full consideration of application if received by: Instructions to candidates

Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled; all applications submitted by July 15, 2020 will receive full consideration.

Applicants must apply online at and submit a cover letter, CV, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and the names and email addresses of at least three references who can submit letters of recommendation (at least one letter must address teaching ability).

Any questions should be addressed to Adjunct Search Chair, Mathematics and Computer Science Department, Providence College, Providence, RI 02918.

Alternate Application Submission Instructions College Information/EOE Statement

Providence College is a Roman Catholic four-year liberal arts institution conducted under the auspices of the Dominican Friars and seeks candidates who can affirm and contribute to its mission. We believe that cultural and intellectual diversity is central to the excellence of our academic program. As our student body becomes increasingly diverse, we encourage applicants with experience teaching and mentoring students from a range of social, cultural, and economic backgrounds. Providence College is committed to upholding an academic culture and campus community that attracts and supports the development of a diverse faculty reflecting the global environment in which we live and work. An AA/ EOE, the College encourages the applications of women and persons of color.

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Documents Needed To Apply
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  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
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