Job Posting - Assistant Professor, Biology

Assistant Professor - Biology

Employee Type: Full Time
Required Education: A Ph.D. in biology is required however promising ABD candidates will also be considered.

Location: Angola, Indiana


The Department of Science at Trine University invites applications for a full-time faculty position in Biology beginning August 2018.  A Ph.D. in biology is required however promising ABD candidates will also be considered.
Applicants must demonstrate a strong commitment to undergraduate education in both the classroom and the laboratory.  Primary teaching responsibilities will focus on introductory biology for both majors and non-majors as well as cell biology and other health science related biology courses.  The possibility also exists to teach other upper level biology courses and laboratories as well as create courses in the candidate’s area of interest.   In addition to teaching the successful candidate will be expected to participate in campus culture, contribute to a highly collaborative department, participate in small-scale undergraduate research, and advise and mentor students. 

 Department Statement:

The Department of Science at Trine University is a part of the Rinker Ross School of Health Sciences, and offers B.S. degrees in chemistry, biochemistry, biology, and forensic science.  The department is housed in the Best Hall of Science and has recently moved into a new $6.6 million, 26,000 square-foot addition.  The addition includes new anatomy and physiology, microbiology, biochemistry, organic, and physical/inorganic chemistry laboratories as well as space for student research.  The department is well equipped with modern instrumentation as well as an ever growing collection of human models for anatomy and physiology.

Application Requirements:

Application materials including, a detailed curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation should be sent to: Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the position is filled.


Full-time, faculty-line salary and benefit schedule. 

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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.