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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.

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    Dean of the Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences

    MoroskyThe Dean of the Morosky College of Health Professions and Sciences (MCHPS) serves as a member of Provost Council and is responsible for leadership, management, and administration of the academic departments within MCHPS and the office of the Academic Dean. The Dean facilitates a vision and strategic direction while leading the college in a unified plan of action. As a leader of the faculty, the Dean supports, encourages, and fosters excellence in teaching, advising, scholarship, and service. The Dean is responsible for program development, delivery, and assessment; faculty recruitment and development; budget development and fiscal management; and facilitation of student learning at Gannon’s Erie, Pennsylvania campus and Ruskin, Florida location. The Dean is the primary spokesperson for MCHPS; provides leadership for resource development; and builds and maintains partnerships with alumni, businesses, and the communities the university supports. The Dean must be able to support and promote the University’s Mission.

    The ideal candidate will be a visionary leader and creative problem solver who shows initiative and is committed to academic excellence. They will be able to maintain an atmosphere of collegiality among faculty and staff from diverse disciplinary backgrounds, promote collaboration, and manage conflict. The Dean will dedicate time and energy to enhance positive intellectual, professional, and personal development of faculty, staff, and students.

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    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.

    2023 Great Colleges Honor Roll (Great College to Work For)

    Gannon University Recognized as a Great College to Work For

    Gannon University was recognized as a 2023 Great College to Work For®, and named to the Great Colleges Honor Roll, a status granted to only 42 institutions nationwide.

    This is the sixth time the university has been recognized as a Great College to Work For and the second time receiving the Honor Roll distinction, joining select universities and colleges across the nation that have proven committed to their employee experience.

    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

    Phone: 814-871-7145
    Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668

    Office Location:
    University Services
    406 Peach St.