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Assistant Professor of Finance

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

Tenure Information: Tenure Track

Job Description

The Department of Finance ( in the School of Business at Providence College is seeking a full-time, tenure-track faculty member in the areas of business analytics and operations management 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

The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in business analysis, analytical decision making, and operations management. Candidates with an inclination towards data analytics are highly encouraged to apply. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and experience.

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.

Education and Experience Required

A Ph.D. or D.B.A. in statistics, business/data analytics, operations management, and operations research or a closely related field, preferably from an AACSB-accredited institution, is required. ABDs with anticipated completion at the time of appointment will also be considered.

Posting Number: F151P

Close Date: 10/30/2022

Instructions to candidates

Interested persons should apply online at https://careers.providence.eduby no later than October 30, 2022. All online applications must include the following:
  • Letter of Interest
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Graduate and Doctoral Transcripts
  • (3) Letters of Reference
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Evidence of Teaching Excellence
  • Selected Articles or Research Working Papers
Department representatives will be attending the DSI Annual Meeting in Houston, TX in November. Candidates planning to attend the DSI 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 Finance Department Search Committee Chair Dr. Mike Shafer (
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