Assistant/Associate Professor, Computer Science

Gannon University
Erie, Pennsylvania 16541
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Gannon University’s School of Engineering and Computing seeks an Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science. The appointment for this nine-month tenure track position begins in August 2021. The ideal candidate is committed to excellence in innovative undergraduate education, will have experience in two or more of the following topic areas: distributed systems, operating systems, algorithms, comparative languages, cloud computing, and/or database systems, as well as the ability to teach in the core computing curriculum. Competency in teaching project-based learning course in various topics and ability to adapt to changing course load is a plus. The successful candidate will teach in Computer Science and related areas of computer and information science at the undergraduate and graduate levels in a small classroom environment; lead student projects, prepare motivated students intellectually, professionally, and personally; and advise students. One of the exciting opportunities with this position is to engage in a growing number of entrepreneurial, interdisciplinary, and international projects.   


Successful candidates will be expected to engage in scholarly activities in keeping with the Boyer Model of Scholarship as is appropriate to the application and receipt of tenure and promotion at Gannon.  Requirements include a Ph.D. (completed by August 1, 2021) in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a closely related field; teaching experience in higher education is preferred.  Candidates must be able to support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, and its liberal arts and professional education traditions.  


Gannon is a comprehensive Masters L institution that is committed to student-centered learning, with an emphasis on professional education integrated with liberal-learning student outcomes.  Located near Lake Erie in Erie, Pennsylvania, the University offers ready access to a variety of cultural and exciting seasonal activities and is within a two-hour drive of Pittsburgh, Cleveland and Buffalo.  For more information about what Erie has to offer visit


Gannon University seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.  Application Procedure:  Submit a cover letter, C.V., evidence of effective teaching methods and productive scholarship in your respective field, and the contact information for three professional references to  Review of applications will begin immediately, and this position will remain open until filled.  The finalist will be required to submit an original transcript from the institution awarding his/her terminal degree.  References will not be contacted without prior notification to the applicants.  For more information about Gannon visit  Gannon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Erie, Pennsylvania 16541

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