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
Director, Scanlon Financial Information Resource Lab
Ensure that the Scanlon Financial Information Resource Lab can have
maximum impact for students and faculty.
Effective utilization of the live feed data and financial databases
accessible through the lab for teaching and research. Teach four
courses per year, including courses through which the
student-managed investment fund is run. Advise the Finance Society
and oversee the student-led assessment management model portfolio.
Offer training and coaching for faculty use of financial
Oversee and provide job-relevant training in financial research and
analysis for undergraduate and graduate students, including but not
limited to enabling skill-building and certifications such as SIE
(Security Industry Essentials), Bloomberg, CFA (Certified Financial
Analyst), and others in contemporary areas such as risk management.
Oversee CFA scholarships and testing. Support the faculty who are
on-paper designees as coaches to SFA research challenge teams(s).
Advise students in the quantitative finance track. Advise and
support the Intro to Finance Professions course. Oversee Bloomberg
use, including Bloomberg student tutors and student certification.
Liaison with alumni to support student career education,
internships, job search recruiting, and student coaching.
Facilitate collaborative engagement with alumni, with the Big East
and across departments and schools at PC, such as between finance
and marketing within the PCSB or between finance at the PCSB and
math/computer science and economics in the SAS for student learning
through formal and informal interaction, faculty-student research,
and interdisciplinary faculty scholarships. Support PCSB in a Big
East endowment management competition. Participate in the PC to
Wall Street engagement council. Facilitate faculty seminars and
brainstorming open houses.
1. Perform all other duties as may be required.
Education and Experience Required
- Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution required. CFA
or MBA preferred.
- Fifteen to twenty years’ experience in a financial investment
role or an equivalent combination of education and experience
- Familiarity with Bloomberg, Factset
- Financial modeling capabilities
- Familiarity/experience with investment management licenses and
exams such as Series 7 and Series 63
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
- Sitting in a normal seated position for extended periods of
- Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction
- Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers
rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s), for example, using a
- Communication skills using the spoken word
- Ability to see within normal parameters
- Ability to hear within normal range
- Ability to move about
If other, please enter regular schedule.
Providence College does not discriminate against any person because
of race, color, national and ethnicorigin, sex, gender, except
where gender is a bona fide occupational qualification, sexual
orientation,gender identity, religion, disability, age, veteran
status, or genetic information. The College will develop,and from
time to time update, an affirmative action program and will insist
on a good-faith effort on thepart of its employees to comply with
the program. The College will request and expect its agents
andthose with whom it conducts its affairs to meet the commitment
of this important program.
Posting Detail Information
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed To Apply
- * We require all employees to be vaccinated. Are you vaccinated
or have a *valid medical or religious exemption from receiving a
COVID-19 vaccine? Applicants requesting an exemption, must complete
a Providence College request form. Exemptions are not guaranteed
approval. Completion of exemption/vaccination process must be
finalized prior to start date.
- Will request exemption
- Cover Letter