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/Literacy Program
An adjunct position is open in the Master’s in Education/ Literacy
Program at Providence College. The literacy program prepares
certified teachers for additional certification as PK-12 reading
specialists/literacy consultants. EDU851: Teaching Writing
a Strand II course in the graduate literacy program,
prepares literacy candidates to be proficient in teaching writing
according to structured literacy practices. This course is offered
once a year in Summer II, a 5 week session that meets twice a week.
In addition to the summer session, the course may occasionally be
offered in the fall or spring semester.
· participation in program faculty meetings 3 times per year
· participation in program accreditation preparation and
· participation in ongoing program development
· collaboration with the program director to focus course content
on structured literacy practices
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 should submit a cover letter, resume or curriculum
vitae, graduate transcript(s) and the names and email addresses of
three references who can submit a letter of recommendation.
Applications will be accepted until November 10, 2021. Application
materials should be uploaded to: https://careers.providence.edu.
For further information, please call 401-865-1987 or email the
program director, firstname.lastname@example.org
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