Temporary Faculty - Alaska Center for Energy and Power

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  • Job Number:524548
  • Classification:Temporary Faculty - Non-Credit
  • Grade:Adjunct Faculty Non Credit
  • Work type:Adjunct Faculty, On Campus
  • Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • School/Business unit:UAF AK Center for Energy & Power
  • Location:Fairbanks
  • Categories: Research/Science/Grants

Position Summary:

If you have a PhD and would like to collaborate with faculty and researchers at the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP), please consider applying to the Temporary Faculty pool. ACEP works with Alaskan communities and industries as leaders establishing the energy systems of the future. Successful acceptance into the adjunct pool does not guarantee an offer of a contract.


100Duties will vary based on the research project assigned. Duties may include: Perform research duties under the direction or supervision of a faculty member. Work independently with general or minimal instructions. Interpret and analyze data. Write and edit materials for publication and presentation. The research areas include, but are not limited to: civil engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, environmental engineering, geological engineering, energy, and technology.Essential

Alaska Center for Energy and Power:

The Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) is a research-driven organization at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. The university offers an attractive work environment that is committed to equity, inclusion, and accountability and values the open sharing of different perspectives. We support a respectful and welcoming environment and a commitment to serving Alaska and Alaskans with strong applied science. Career growth and professional development are expected and encouraged.

As a public, regional, comprehensive university, UAF is committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization and strongly encourages women, minorities, members from marginalized communities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Sufficient relevant experience to contribute significantly to a specific project.

Experience with the use of computers and other appropriate equipment to conduct the research proposed.

Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Preferred Experience & Education:
Expertise and experience relevant to research field.
Required Experience & Education:

PhD in a relevant discipline. Successful applicants often have experience bringing in research funding and typically provide their own research grants.

2-3 years of relevant work.

Salary Information:

This is a temporary faculty position. New hires will be offered a starting salary based on education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

This position will be physically located at the UAF campus in Fairbanks, Alaska. The successful finalist will be expected to report to duty at the UAF office on the first day of employment.

Applicants must be legally eligible for unrestricted employment to work in the U.S. No work visas will be sponsored for this position.

To apply for this position, please provide a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references with your application.  Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.  By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected. This posting will be closed at the end of the fiscal year on 6/30/2024.

The University of Alaska (UA) is responsible for providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities throughout the applicant screening process. If you need assistance in completing this application or during any phase of the interview process, please contact UA Human Resources by phone at 907-450-8200.


UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/nondiscrimination


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


Your application for employment with the University of Alaska is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.


If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact Cassandra Ellis, Human Resources Coordinator, Alaska Center for Energy and Power, at caellis5@alaska.edu or 907-474-5986.

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Applications close: Alaskan Daylight Time

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