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Assistant Professor of Accountancy

Providence College
Job Location:
Providence, Rhode Island
Rank: Assistant Professor

Tenure Information: Tenure Track

Job Description

The Department of Accountancy ( in the School of Business at Providence College is seeking a full-time, tenure-track faculty member at the assistant professor rank commencing August 1, 2023. As our student body grows increasingly diverse, experience and commitment to teaching and mentoring students from a range of economic, social, and cultural backgrounds is preferred. Providence College promotes a welcoming atmosphere in which diversity is celebrated, and everyone is respected and able to fulfill their full potential.

Essential Duties

Housed in the newly built Arthur F. and Patricia Ryan Center for Business Studies, the School of Business ( is an AACSB-accredited, fast-growing, innovative institution of higher learning committed to faculty and student excellence. The ideal candidate for this position will be committed to research, teaching, and service, and must demonstrate promise of high-quality future scholarly activity, excellence in teaching, and willingness to engage in interaction with faculty colleagues, students, and external constituents. A successful candidate will be expected to conduct scholarly research in his/her area of concentration consistent with the standards of AACSB and to engage in service activities for the School and the College.

Candidates will be expected to teach accounting courses at the undergraduate and graduate level.

Education and Experience Required

Candidates for this position will be required to have a Ph.D. in accounting; ABDs with anticipated completion by the time of appointment will also be considered.

Compensation is competitive and commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience.

Posting Number: F136P

Close Date: 09/30/2022

Instructions to candidates

Interested persons should apply online at https://careers.providence.eduby no later than September 30, 2022. A review of applications will begin on June 30, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. All online applications must include the following:
  • Letter of Interest
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Graduate and Doctoral Transcripts
  • (3) Letters of Reference
  • Selected Articles or Research Working Papers
  • Evidence of Teaching Excellence
Department representatives will be attending the AAA meeting in San Diego, CA in August. Candidates planning to attend the AAA meeting are asked to indicate this in their letter of interest.

Additional documentation may be required from candidates who will be subsequently invited for a formal campus interview.

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Accountancy Department Search Committee Chair Dr. Patrick Kelly (
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