Professor and Chair of Computer Science
Before turning his attention to higher education, Prof. Tiede pursued research in applied logic and mathematical linguistics. Prof. Tiede currently conducts research on the history of academic freedom and tenure in US higher education. He is active in the American Association of University Professors (AAUP). He currently serves on the AAUP's Committee A on Academic Freedom and Tenure and as chair of the Committee on the History of the Association . He was elected to its governing council and as chair of the Assembly of State Conferences .
Prof. Tiede regularly teaches Programming Languages, Models of Computing, Computer Science II, and Applications of Sets, Logic, and Recursion.