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
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
The Department of Economics invites applications for two one-year,
Visiting Assistant Professor positions beginning Fall 2021. The
teaching load is four (4) courses per semester. A Master’s degree
in economics is required; PhD or ABD is preferred. We seek
candidates with the ability to teach Microeconomics Principles,
Macroeconomics Principles, and one or more of the following
courses: Intermediate Microeconomics, Industrial Organization,
Managerial Economics and Game Theory.
We seek candidates with the ability to teach Microeconomics
Principles, Macroeconomics Principles, and one or more of the
following coursers: Intermediate Microeconomics, Industrial
Organization, Managerial Economics and Game Theory.
Education and Experience Required
A Master’s degree in Economics is required; PhD or ABD is
Open Until Filled
Full consideration of application if received by:
Instructions to candidates
A review of applications will begin on May 26, 2021 and will
continue until the positions are filled. Applicants must apply
on-line and submit a statement of interest, curriculum vita,
graduate transcripts, and the names and email addresses of three
reference providers who have agreed to submit letters of
recommendation. Application details are available on the career
site at: https://careers.providence.edu. Inquiries may be directed
to Dr. Leo Kahane, Department Chair, at
Alternate Application Submission Instructions
College Information/EOE Statement
Providence College is a Roman Catholic, four-year liberal arts
college conducted under the auspices of the Dominican Friars and
seeks candidates who can affirm and contribute to its mission.
Providence College is committed to upholding an academic culture
and campus community that attracts and supports the development of
a stellar and diverse faculty reflecting the global environment in
which we live and work. An AA/ EOE, the College especially
encourages the applications of women and persons of color.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed To Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Letter of Recommendation
- Optional Document