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 Economics
The Department of Economics at Providence College invites
applications for two adjunct positions in the field of economics
for the Fall 2023 semester which commences on August 28,
Possible teaching assignments include undergraduate courses in the
principles of economics.
Education and Experience Required
The successful candidate will either hold a masters degree in
economics or have completed all of the coursework required for the
Ph.D. in economics ( ABD ) by the time of appointment and
demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate teaching.
Posting Detail Information
Open Until Filled
Full consideration of application if received by:
Instructions to candidates
Salary is $4,250 per 3-credit course.
Interested candidates should submit on-line a statement of
interest, current curriculum vitae, copies of official graduate
transcript(s), and the names and email addresses of three
references who will provide letters of recommendation that speak
primarily to the applicant’s teaching. Application instructions are
available at the following website:
The application deadline is July 9, 2023. Questions should be
referred to Dr. Leo Kahane, at: email@example.com
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. As such, a pillar of Providence College’s Strategic
Plan for Diversity involves “intentionally recruiting and retaining
faculty and staff who are drawn to, and supportive of, the mission
of the College, and who have demonstrated a commitment to the human
flourishing of each member of the campus community.” To review the
strategic plan, please visit
. An AA/ EOE, the College especially encourages applications
from women and persons of color.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed To Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Optional Document