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FY22 Student Assistant - International Arctic Research Center Fairbanks
If you are a UA student looking for a valuable learning and employment opportunity, please consider applying to the International Arctic Research Center (IARC) Student Assistant pool. Multiple departments within IARC may be hiring from this pool during the year, and duties assigned will vary depending on the specific department’s needs. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various departments during the year. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected by a department.
FY22 Temporary Employee - International Arctic Research Center Fairbanks
If you are looking for an employment opportunity to support the research community at UAF, please consider applying to the International Arctic Research Center (IARC) Temporary Employee pool. Multiple departments within IARC may be hiring from this pool during the year, and duties assigned will vary depending on the specific department’s needs. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various departments during the year. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected by a department.
FY22 Student Assistant C (Dr. Go Iwahana) - International Arctic Research Center Fairbanks
Dr. Go Iwahana with The International Arctic Research Center (IARC) is seeking applicants to fill a Student Assistant C position. IARC’s mission is to foster Arctic research to help the nation and the world understand, prepare for, and adapt to the pan-Arctic impacts of climate change. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work on frozen soil analyses in the IARC lab, data processing of remote sensing images using ArcGIS Pro and other image analysis software, and may provide field assistance at the Poker Flat Research Range. This position will work 10 to 20 hours a week. Applicants with proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, ArcGIS, Microsoft Excel, and/or programming languages are encouraged to apply. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various departments during the year. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected by a department.
FY22 Post Doctoral Fellow Pool - IARC Fairbanks
The International Arctic Research Center is currently accepting applications for Post Doctoral Fellows. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various departments during the year. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected by a department. IARC was established in 1999 as a cooperative research institute supported by both U.S. and Japanese governments. IARC's mission is to foster Arctic research in an international setting to help the nation and the international community to understand, prepare for, and adapt to the pan-Arctic impacts of climate change.
FY22 Graduate Research Assistant - GI, IARC, OIPC, One Health, and EPSCoR Fairbanks
If you are a UA Graduate student looking for a valuable learning and employment opportunity, please consider applying to the Geophysical Institute (GI), International Arctic Research Center (IARC), Office of Intellectual Property and Commercialization (OIPC), One Health, and EPSCoR Graduate Assistant Research pool. Multiple departments within the GI, IARC, OIPC, One Health, and EPSCoR units may be hiring from this pool during the year, and duties assigned will vary depending on the specific department’s needs. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various departments during the year. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected by a department.
Senior Research Compliance Officer Fairbanks
Come join our team! The Office of Research Integrity is seeking a Research Compliance Officer, a critical component of UAF research compliance efforts. This position serves the UAF research community through the creation, development, and implementation of educational and post-approval monitoring programs to ensure compliance with research policies, laws, and regulations. If you like to encourage innovation, support research, and demonstrate energy and commitment to improving processes, we encourage you to apply! Remote work options are available.
Inspiring Girls Student Assistant Fairbanks
Inspiring Girls Expeditions empowers young women to lead and succeed through science, art, and wilderness exploration. We are a collaborative, multi-institutional partnership headquartered at Oregon State University with branches at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the University of Colorado Boulder, as well as international branches in Canada, Switzerland, Austria, Central Asia, and New Zealand. During each 12-day expedition, nine participants explore the intersection of scientific and artistic inquiry and backcountry travel, supported by an instructor team of professional scientists, artists, and guides. In small groups, the participant's design and conduct scientific projects which they present to the public at the end of their expedition. We are seeking an undergraduate student for a full-time student coordinator position in summer 2022. The student coordinator will assist our Program Coordinator, Sarah Clement, and Program Director, Joanna Young, with logistics and coordination for our three summer expeditions: Girls on Ice Alaska, Girls on Water, and Girls in the Forest. Other responsibilities include communicating with the public about Inspiring Girls Expeditions through email and social media and assisting with miscellaneous projects depending on the successful candidate’s interests and skillsets. 
Temporary Research Technician - Institute of Arctic Biology Fairbanks
The Institute of Arctic Biology is seeking motivated seasonal research technicians to assist with field data collection for the Bonanza Creek Long Term Ecological Research Program (BNZ LTER).
FY22 Temporary Faculty - IARC, GI, VCR, and ACEP Fairbanks
If you have a PhD and would like to collaborate with faculty and researchers at the International Arctic Research Center (IARC), Geophysical Institute (GI), the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP), and/or the VCR, please consider applying to the Temporary Faculty pool. Each of these units represent excellence in research and focus on a variety of disciplines. Our departments are growing and are internationally renowned for their excellence in research. More information can be found on the individual units’ websites. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various departments during the year. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected by a department.
Postdoctoral Researcher - Volcanology (Statistics-based modeler) Fairbanks
The Volcanology Group of the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) - Geophysical Institute (GI) is offering a fully-funded 2-year postdoctoral position in the field of volcanic eruption forecasting. The Postdoctoral Researcher will join our multidisciplinary team of graduate students, UAF faculty, national and international collaborators, and volcano-observatory scientists to work on developing innovative statistics-based eruption forecasting models for Alaska volcanoes, within the framework of the NSF-PREEVENTS Eruption Forecasting Project (https://sites.google.com/alaska.edu/preeventseruptionforecasting/PREEVENTS). This project capitalizes on the wealth of data from the Alaska Volcano Observatory, and the Postdoctoral Researcher will have the opportunity to engage in research on four interrelated disciplines: (1) geodesy, (2) seismology & infrasound, (3) volcanic gas geochemistry & remote sensing, and (4) petrology, geochemistry & physical volcanology. The successful candidate will utilize multidisciplinary time series eruption data from eight recently active volcanoes (Cleveland, Okmok, Bogoslof, Shishaldin, Pavlof, Veniaminof, Augustine, and Redoubt), and state-of-the-art techniques to develop volcano eruption models and forecasts while working with a diverse group of collaborators.
Postdoctoral Researcher - Volcanology (Physics-based modeler) Fairbanks
The Volcanology Group of the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) - Geophysical Institute (GI) is offering a fully-funded 2-year postdoctoral position in the field of volcano modeling. The Postdoctoral Researcher will join our multidisciplinary team of graduate students, UAF faculty, national and international collaborators, and volcano-observatory scientists to work on developing innovative physics-based models for Alaska volcanoes, within the framework of the NSF-PREEVENTS Eruption Forecasting Project (https://sites.google.com/alaska.edu/preeventseruptionforecasting/PREEVENTS). This project capitalizes on the wealth of data from the Alaska Volcano Observatory, and the Postdoctoral Researcher will have the opportunity to engage in research on four interrelated disciplines: (1) geodesy, (2) seismology & infrasound, (3) volcanic gas geochemistry & remote sensing, and (4) petrology, geochemistry & physical volcanology. The successful candidate will utilize multidisciplinary time series eruption data from eight recently active volcanoes (Cleveland, Okmok, Bogoslof, Shishaldin, Pavlof, Veniaminof, Augustine, and Redoubt), and state-of-the-art techniques to develop volcano eruption models while working with a diverse group of collaborators.
Director, Office of Grants and Contracts Administration Fairbanks
The University of Alaska Fairbanks is inviting applications for the position of Director of the Office of Grants and Contracts Administration (OGCA). This position is responsible for the management of the OGCA and to ensure funding compliance with all State, Federal, and private funding agencies covering a broad spectrum of research grant and contract activities. OGCA is UAF’s centralized office for research administration and employees handle activities throughout the project lifecycle from inception to closeout. If you like to encourage innovation, support research, and demonstrate energy and commitment to improving processes, we encourage you to apply!
Research GIS Specialist Anchorage
With limited supervision, work in Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) with US Coast Guard Sector Anchorage and the University of Alaska Anchorage, Arctic Domain Awareness Center (ADAC) and the Applied Environmental Research Center (AERC) to maintain a variety of computer-based software. The GIS Specialist will assist with projects that range from ecological and stewardship of military lands to regulatory permitting and monitoring. GIS and remote sensing skills are critical to this position. GIS Analyst will need to be responsible for discovering patterns and trends through spatial mapping, developing mapping applications and tools and managing digital library of geographic maps in various file types, among other duties.
Institute of Arctic Biology - FY22 Temporary Technician Pool Fairbanks
The Institute of Arctic Biology (IAB) is seeking candidates for temporary positions to support the areas of biology, genetics, wildlife, biomedical, ecology, physiology, bioinformatics, and related areas of study to support the research and academic missions of the Institute.
Research and Program Administrator - GDNP UARC Fairbanks
We are searching for a Research and Program Administrator at the Geophysical Institute and Geophysical Detection of Nuclear Proliferation (GDNP) University Affiliated Research Center (UARC). This position will be responsible for managing and coordinating specific cross-cutting capabilities focused on integrating and improving outcomes of on-going and future research, establishing relationships with DoD organizations, specifically the Defense Technical Information Center, Defense Intelligence Agency, National Air and Space Intelligence Center, Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, and Service domain awareness organizations. If offered this position, you will have the opportunity to focus on the development and maintenance of relevant waveform catalogs for research and the development of artificial intelligence and machine learning tools that are linked with domain awareness platforms. This position is based in Fairbanks, Alaska; however, quarterly travel to Washington D.C., national laboratories and other locations within the United States is expected. ***US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION. TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE LIST YOUR CURRENT CITIZENSHIP STATUS IN EITHER YOUR COVER LETTER OR RESUME***
Research Post Doctoral Fellow Fairbanks
The Institute of Arctic Biology (IAB) seeks a research postdoctoral fellow to join their team. IAB was founded in 1963 by the Board of Regents of the University of Alaska with Laurence Irving, a pioneer in the field of comparative physiology, as the founding director. The Institute continues Irving's pioneering spirit through our mission to advance basic and applied knowledge of high-latitude biological systems through the integration of research, student education and service to the nation and state of Alaska.
Research Assistant Professor - Glaciology Fairbanks
The Geophysical Institute Snow, Ice, & Permafrost Group at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, a world-leading institution for polar and glacier research, is seeking a new faculty member to join the Glacier’s Group. At the University of Alaska there is a broad research enterprise spread across several institutes that provides many opportunities for cutting edge research along with collaboration with polar researchers as well as researchers in geodesy, seismology, and oceanography. The position includes a generous start-up package. **NEW Review date: Please submit your application no later than 06/06/2022 at 11:55 PM Alaska Time. The review of this posting will start on 06/07/2022. This posting will be closed once it is filled**
Toolik Field Station Fiscal and Logistics Assistant Fairbanks
Toolik Field Station is a remote scientific research station located 360 road miles north of Fairbanks on the rural Dalton Highway. The population of the station can vary from 3 to 150 residents at a time, coming from all over the world. This position supports the residents and staff at the station from the Toolik support offices located on the UAF campus. The position is full-time, based in Fairbanks Alaska.
Ground Station Engineer - Alaska Satellite Facility Fairbanks
The Alaska Satellite Facility (ASF) of the Geophysical Institute (GI) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) is searching for two talented and dedicated staff members to act as Ground Station Engineers. ASF downlinks, processes, archives, and distributes remote-sensing data to scientific users around the world. ASF's mission is to make remote-sensing data accessible. This has many aspects, including promoting, facilitating, and participating in the advancement of remote sensing in order to support national and international Earth science research, field operations, and commercial remote-sensing applications that benefit society. ASF is committed to providing the highest quality of data and services in a timely manner. *** US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION. TO CONSIDERED FOR THIS POSITION, PLEASE LIST YOUR CURRENT CITIZENSHIP STATUS IN EITHER YOUR COVER LETTER OR RESUME *** ***Remote work is not available for this position.*** ***NEW REVIEW DATE: 04-18-2022***
FY22 Temporary Employee - VCR/ARC/ESPCoR Fairbanks
If you are looking for an employment opportunity to support the research community at UAF, please consider applying to the VCR, ARC, and EPSCoR Temporary Employee pool. Multiple departments within the VCR, ARC, and EPSCoR units may be hiring from this pool during the year, and duties assigned will vary depending on the specific department’s needs. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis by various departments during the year. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected by a department. Join the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research, Animal Resources Center, EPSCoR and LARS in achieving our mission of finding solutions to Arctic challenges.

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