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
Adjunct Faculty in Master's in Education/School Counseling
An adjunct position is open in the Master’s in Education/School
Counseling Program at
Providence College. The open course, EDU 541: Theories of
Counseling, presents an
historical view of counseling theories and their relation to the
profession of school
counseling. The course will be offered in person in the fall and
spring semesters beginning
in 2021. A Master’s in Education is required for this position, and
experience in school
counseling is preferred.
The position includes the following expectations:
• graduate teaching in the fall and spring semester of each
• participation in monthly program faculty meetings
• participation in program accreditation preparation and
• participation in ongoing program improvement efforts
• possesses an understanding of the climate, culture and
expectations of K-12 schools
and concrete examples of theory application
• knowledgeable of the ASCA Model
• develops strong rapport with students.
• maintains contact with students on a regular basis.
Education and Experience Required
A Master’s in Education is required for this position, and
experience in school leadership and/or reading /literacy is
Open Until Filled
Full consideration of application if received by:
Instructions to candidates
Applicants must apply online by July 16, 2021, and submit a cover
letter, curriculum vitae,
graduate transcript(s) and the names and e-mail addresses of three
reference providers who
can submit a letter of recommendation. Application instructions are
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.
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 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
- Optional Document