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
Assistant Professor of Mathematics
The Mathematics and Computer Science Department at Providence
College invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor
position in Mathematics, commencing Fall 2022.
The teaching load is three courses per semester and the ability to
teach courses on introductory statistics is required.
Education and Experience Required
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in mathematics or statistics from an
accredited institution (or earn one by the time of appointment) and
demonstrate excellence in undergraduate teaching, the ability to
establish a scholarly research program, and a willingness to be
active in service to the college and community. Preference will be
given to candidates with expertise in data science.
Open Until Filled
Full consideration of application if received by:
Instructions to candidates
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by
November 1, 2021. Applicants must apply online at
https://careers.providence.edu and submit a cover letter, CV,
separate statements on teaching and research, graduate transcripts,
and three letters of recommendation, at least one of which should
address teaching ability. Any questions should be addressed to
Mathematics Search Chair, Mathematics/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.
Providence College believes that cultural and intellectual
pluralism is essential to the excellence of its academic program
and strives to foster 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. As an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, the
College especially encourages applications from women and persons
of color. Applicants are encouraged to offer evidence of
multicultural competency, inclusive teaching pedagogy, and
diversity, equity, and inclusion related experiences.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed To Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching Statement / Philosophy
- Letter of Recommendation