Trine Careers

Assistant/Associate Professor of Software Engineering

Angola, Indiana

Trine University, C.W. Sponsel Center for Administration

Trine University is a small, private institution located in the beautiful lake resort region of northeastern Indiana. The mission of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is to provide students with the nurturing environment of a small school accompanied by academically rigorous programs that prepare graduates for either immediate employment or entry to graduate school. High quality teaching is our first priority and a normal course load is twelve credit hours per semester. Faculty members are expected to engage in professional development activities.

The Opportunity

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering invites applications for a permanent, full-time faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level.



Excellent English communication skills, eagerness for intellectual growth, and true commitment to excellence in teaching undergraduates. We prefer but do not require that you have developed software in a professional team environment.


Education and/or Experience

We require an earned doctorate in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science

Outstanding Benefits

Trine University offers a comprehensive benefit package designed to provide a variety of choices to best fit your needs and the needs of your family. Some benefits offered include:                     

  • Health – medical, dental, vision, flex spending, HSA accounts
  • Life Insurance – a variety of voluntary life options are available along with an employer paid employee life policy valued at 1½ times annual salary
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Retirement – after one year of full-time service you are eligible for an employer contribution of 5% and up to an additional 5% employer match                        
  • Education – after 6 months of full-time service, undergraduate education benefits are available for employee, spouse, and dependent children


The salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. In lieu of tenure, the University offers term contracts from one to five years, depending on academic rank and years of service.


  Applicants must provide a c.v., contact information for three professional references, and a letter of application. Insightful sample lesson documents are welcome, as are student references.

Review of applicants begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Trine University is an equal opportunity employer.  Applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, genetic information, citizenship status, military status, or any other basis prohibited by law, unless such basis constitutes a bona fide occupational qualification. Trine will comply with its legal obligation to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and for religious beliefs.