Trine Careers

Assistant Professor of Biology (Health Sciences)

Angola, Indiana

Trine University, C.W. Sponsel Center for Administration

 The Opportunity

The Science Department of Trine University invites applications for a full-time position beginning in August 2016.


The primary responsibilities of this position are teaching general biology, anatomy and physiology, cell biology and related subjects.

Education and/or Experience

A PhD in biology with teaching experience is required. Candidates with a physician assistant background in addition to a biology degree are especially encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence and innovation in teaching, participate in campus culture and administration, contribute to a highly collaborative department, and passionately advise and mentor students.

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.



Applicants should send a detailed CV, a letter describing their qualifications for teaching the classes and the laboratories, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and arrange to have three letters of recommendation.

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.