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Employment at Gannon

  • About Us

    Gannon University is a four-year Catholic university providing a liberal arts education integrated with professional skills and faith-based learning. Located in the heart of Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city, Gannon is consistently ranked as a top-tier university by U.S. News & World Report. Nearly 1,000 full-time faculty and staff members are dedicated to the service of more than 4,700 students. Gannon seeks excellence through inclusiveness and invites women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. Gannon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    Featured Job Listings

    Program Director; Assistant or Associate Professor, Cybersecurity

    Gannon University’s School of Engineering and Computing invites applications for a Program Director/Assistant-Associate Professor for the cybersecurity programs. The appointment for this nine-month tenure track position with summer administrative responsibilities begins in August 2022. The ideal candidate will teach in and continue to develop the undergraduate and graduate-level programs in cybersecurity and computing, fulfill teaching needs within the department, and engage students through dynamic instruction, research projects, and advising.  The successful candidate shall have established scholarly achievement in research and teaching, demonstrated experience/laboratory development for cybersecurity in the areas of defense/operations, experience/knowledge with cyber applications in the Internet of Things (IoT), experience/knowledge with ABET accreditation, and NSA certification for Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE), and an established record of leadership in a collaborative setting.

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    Finance & Campus Operations Business Analyst

    Gannon University, a vibrant Catholic institution committed to excellence through inclusiveness, invites applications for a Finance and Campus Operations Business Analyst. This position promotes a data-driven culture throughout the division while prioritizing data and technology needs by educating and engaging staff in the optimal use of data and technology.  The Analyst provides recommendations for software and database needs necessary to support the Division’s technology initiatives, working closely with Information Technology Services for projects, report writing, and other tasks.  The Analyst must be able to support and promote the University’s inclusive Mission, its Catholic identity, its diverse student population, and its academic programming in the liberal arts and professional education.

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    College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences Adjunct Faculty

    Gannon University’s College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences is seeking adjunct faculty to teach in the following programs:  Speech, Arabic, Theology, Fine Arts and Public Policy.  Successful candidates will have a master’s degree or equivalency and must demonstrate excellence in teaching, have experience using technology in teaching, and must be able to support and promote the University’s Mission.

    Gannon seeks excellence through inclusiveness and encourages women and members of underrepresented groups to apply.  Application Procedure:  Email a cover letter and a resume to  


    Gannon University is a proud member of the Ohio, Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) to increase diversity in recruitment and address dual-career challenges in our region.

    2022 Great College Recognized

    Gannon University Recognized as a Great College to Work For

    Gannon University was recognized as a 2022 Great College to Work For®. This is the fifth time the university has received this distinction and is one of just five institutions to be recognized in its mid-east regional category. Gannon received high scores in three categories, including: Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging; Mission & Pride; Confidence in Senior Leadership.

    Committment to Erie Awards Workplace of The Year.

    Workplace of the Year

    Gannon University has been named Workplace of the Year in the Erie Times-News' 2020 Commitment to Erie Awards, as announced during a virtual ceremony on Sept. 23 at These awards honor employers and individuals for their investment and commitment to their employees, community and customers. 

    Gannon’s Purpose Statement

    We Transform lives by creating environments for Extraordinary Moments and everyday connections that Inspire Others to be their Best Selves.

    Our Service Standards

    Respect, Well-Being, Engaged, Seamless

    About You

    If you thrive as a professional who can apply the same values that distinguish our promise to our students, then Gannon is the place for you. This means you’re dedicated to fostering a values-centered learning experience that emphasizes faith, leadership, inclusiveness and social responsibility.

    Where Do I Start?

    It starts with believing in the possibilities at Gannon. You can make a difference in an environment that is conducive to learning, scholarship, research, service and personal growth. It continues when you apply for employment.

  • Human Resources

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    Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668

    Office Location:
    University Services
    406 Peach St.