SNRE Adjunct Faculty Pool Non-Credit

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Classification:Temporary Faculty - Non-Credit
Grade:Adjunct Faculty Non Credit
Work type:Adjunct Faculty
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit:School of Nat Res & Extension
Location: Fairbanks
Categories: Education/Instructional, Other

Position Summary:

This position is UAF Extension's pool for adjunct instructors. The duration of employment is dependent on the duration of the project(s). These positions will be to teach various courses within the School of Natural Resources & Agricultural Sciences, to include courses in Forestry, Natural Resources Management and Geography.


100Design curriculum and tests as needed for non-credit offerings. Instruct students on area of expertise. The incumbent will be responsible for meeting the requirements delegated by the project to which they are hired. Subject areas are determined in order to meet the needs of the community or organization.Essential

UAF's Cooperative Extension is looking for adjunct faculty for non-credit program needs within our Professional & Workforce Development Program. Among other things, these part-time adjuncts may teach, develop courses and curriculum and coordinate programs. Assignments can be at various locations (including online) and can meet during the daytime, evenings, and/or weekends. Flexible schedules are required. The length of these non-credit positions may vary.

Training and professional development are an important part of keeping professional skills current and Alaska’s businesses competitive. The Professional and Workforce Development program is a new program within the UAF Cooperative Extension Service. As the outreach arm of the university, Cooperative Extension is uniquely positioned to bring training and professional development to Alaskans across the entire state. We utilize the resources of the University of Alaska and a network of consultants to deliver non-credit courses that are relevant and effective.

This position is not represented by a union.

Assignments can be at various locations (including online) and can meet during the daytime, evenings, and/or weekends. Travel may be required at times. Flexible schedules are available. 

Background Check: The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.

At-Will: Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Training Policy: It is the policy of the University of Alaska Fairbanks that all employees are required to attend training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period of time to remain employed at UAF. The policy can be located at:

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Notice of Nondiscrimination: The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution. The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to nondiscrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of nondiscrimination available at

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