Assistant Professor, Computer and Information Science

Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 26, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Gannon University's School of Engineering and Computer Science seeks an Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Science. The appointment for this nine-month tenure track position begins in August 2021. The ideal candidate will have experience in data science, data analytics, machine learning, information systems, cloud computing, and/or database systems. Candidates with experience in mobile development and successful project leadership are preferred. The successful candidate will teach in Computer Science and related areas of computer and information science at the undergraduate and graduate levels; prepare motivated students intellectually, professionally and personally; lead undergraduate and graduate projects; and advise students. One of the exciting opportunities with this position is to engage in the growing number of international exchanges and projects. Qualified 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, Software Engineering or a closely related field; industrial experience as a data scientist or analyst as well as 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.