Northwest Campus is looking for adjunct faculty/part-time instructors. Adjunct positions are on a semester-by-semester contract basis. Successful acceptance into the adjunct pool does not guarantee an offer of a contract. Employment is dependent on UAF course approval. Duties to include instruction, advising students in subject matter and developing a course outline, syllabus, teaching materials, and tests as needed.
Northwest Campus is looking for temporary adjunct instructors. Adjunct positions are on a semester-by-semester contract basis. Successful acceptance into the adjunct pool does not guarantee an offer of a contract. Employment is dependent on UAF course approval. Candidates will be evaluated on the suitability of their academic preparation, past teaching experience and potential for providing high-quality instruction to undergraduate students. Prospective candidates will possess the knowledge, experience, and expertise in a subject or activity including, but not limited to Accounting, Alaska Native Studies, Applied Art, Applied Business, Psychology, Social Work, Rural Development, Early Childhood Education, Library Science, Mathematics, Developmental Studies, Science, Tribal Management. Salary is based on the number of previous semesters teaching within the University of Alaska.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Candidates will be evaluated on the suitability of their academic preparation, past teaching experience, and potential for providing high-quality instruction to undergraduate students. Prospective candidates will possess the knowledge, experience, and expertise in a subject matter or activity that could be shared with interested students by developing and/or teaching in a specific subject area preferred, but at a minimum, demonstrated experience and expertise in the subject is required
Demonstrated experience and expertise in the subject area is required.
Required Education and/or Training:
Academic Disciplines: Bachelors degree or higher with teaching experience in the appropriate area.
Vocational Disciplines: Bachelor degree or field related experience sufficient to perform teaching assignment required w/demonstrated experience and expertise in the subject required.
Masters in the subject area preferred.
To be considered, please include the following with your application packet:
- Cover Letter
- The names and contact information for three professional references
This position is hired on an as-needed basis.
The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer of employment is contingent on the background check.
This is an at-will, union-represented adjunct position, and may be canceled based upon the needs of the university.
This position is represented by United Academic – Adjuncts.
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 https://www.uaf.edu/chancellor/initiatives-and-policies/policy/04.07.010.php
UAF Campus is a tobacco-free campus. For more information, please go to http://www.uaf.edu/tobaccofreecampus/
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 www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination