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Assistant Professor of Marine Policy - College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences Fairbanks, Juneau
The Fisheries Department of the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time (9-months of annual state support) Assistant Professor of Marine Policy. The position will be located in Juneau or Fairbanks, Alaska. Applications are encouraged from creative individuals with a solid academic background who will complement the expertise of existing faculty, contribute to the Master of Marine Policy (MMP) and other CFOS academic programs, develop an active research program, and engage in professional, public, and university service. UAF is a federally recognized Alaska Native-serving institution that supports bridging Indigenous and Western sciences.
FY23 Student Assistant - Geophysical Institute Fairbanks
If you are a UA student looking for a valuable learning and employment opportunity, please consider applying to the Geophysical Institute (GI) Student Assistant pool. Multiple departments within the GI 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.
ISER/CBHRS - 2022-2023 Research Professional 1-5 Pool Anchorage
This is a pool from which the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) and the Center for Behavioral Health Research and Sciences' (CBHRS) will draw when research professionals are needed to work on grant- or contract-funded projects. This temporary position may be part- or full-time. Qualified applicants for this position will be placed into a hiring pool, from which research professionals will be hired. Acceptance into the hiring pool does not constitute an offer of a contract.
Post Doctoral Fellow - Arctic Avian Quantitative Ecology Fairbanks
The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS) is seeking a research Post Doctoral Fellow to work in collaboration with the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Join a team of investigators focused on high Arctic ecology.
Research Administrator (RA) Center Manager Anchorage
The University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) Business Enterprise Institute (BEI) mission is to develop and diversify the economy of Alaska. The UAA BEI vision is to position the University of Alaska as the “go to” business and industry partner, able to address business needs across all spectrums of business size and scope. The UAA BEI links economic development programs across the UA system and supports businesses and entrepreneurial capacities across Alaska. BEI provides a platform for high-level consultancy between industries, the business community, and the University of Alaska. The UAA BEI consists of the following centers: Alaska Small Business Development Center (SBDC); University of Alaska Center for Economic Development (CED); Alaska Manufacturing Extension Program (MEP); Alaska Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC); Technology Research and Development Center of Alaska (TREND); Alaska Cooperative Development Center (ACDC); Center for Corporate and Professional Development (CCPD); Applied Environmental Research Center (AERC); and Center for Strategic Partnerships and Research.
Research Technician - Temporary Anchorage
The Center for Human Development is seeking applications for Research Technicians. Research technicians work on the Center for Human Development research and evaluation team to complete research project objectives.
FY23 - ISER Graduate Research Assistant (Socio-Ecological) Pool Anchorage
Graduate students will work with researchers at the Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) on a variety of projects related to arctic urban and rural social-ecological systems. Student researchers may be involved in collecting, entering, and analyzing data, writing reports and contributing to project management under the direction of the Pl The positions open are based on funded research projects (see duties) and we are recruiting multiple students to work on projects. The topics of the projects vary, and applicants can indicate which research topic they are interested in when applying. The Alaska based topics include: • retaining STEM teachers • modeling social-ecological connections • assessing climate-related environmental hazards • designing fuel treatments to reduce wildfire risk • building community resilience to wildfire • measuring sustainability for arctic cities The methods used for these projects differ, but will include qualitative (i.e. interview, surveys, etc.) and quantitative data (i.e. GIS, modeling, basic statistics ,etc.) methods. For more information about the project of interest please contact Dr. Berman or Dr. Schmidt.
Electrical Engineer - HAARP Copper Center
The High-frequency Active Auroral Research Program (HAARP) is the world’s most capable high-power, high-frequency (HF) transmitter for the study of the ionosphere. The principal instrument is the Ionospheric Research Instrument (IRI), a phased array of 180 HF crossed-dipole antennas spread across 33 acres and capable of radiating 3.6 megawatts into the upper atmosphere and ionosphere. The goal of the research at HAARP is to conduct fundamental study of the physical processes at work in the very highest portions of our atmosphere, called the thermosphere and ionosphere. The Geophysical Institute’s HAARP site supports the National Science Foundation’s Subauroral Geophysical Observatory (SAGO), a research laboratory dedicated to exploring Earth’s upper atmosphere and geospace environment. The HAARP program is managed out of the Troth Yeddha’ Campus in Fairbanks and operated at the Gakona site in support of UAF’s mission to be a student-centered, research university. HAARP is seeking an experienced electrical engineer to provide research instrument, general facilities, power plant, and utilities engineering support. The electrical engineer plays a critical role in ensuring maintenance and operation of all IRI transmitters, transmitter shelters and systems, and antenna towers and radio frequency (RF) power electronics. The ideal candidate will have experience in electrical engineering principles, RF engineering with high power transmitter maintenance experience, and a focus on troubleshooting, readiness, and safety.
Biomaterials Graduate Research Assistant Anchorage
UAA Biomaterials Lab is seeking graduate Research Assistant! Become part of the solution to plastic pollution by joining our research team developing bio-based alternatives to plastics! Student Research Assistant will work on grant-funded biomaterials projects. This position will be approximately 20 hours/week during the school year, starting in the 2022 Fall semester. We seek dedicated people who believe they have the skills and ambition to succeed!
FY23 ISER / CBHRS - Graduate Research/Graduate Service Assistant Anchorage
Incumbents will join faculty and researchers who are active in conducting research in various disciplines. CBHRS projects are typically focused on behavioral/health outcomes approached from multiple disciplinary perspectives including psychology, sociology, anthropology, and public health. Student researchers may be involved in collecting, entering, and analyzing data, writing reports and contributing to project management under the direction of the PI. This pool also recruits Research Graduate Students for the Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER)
FY23 Student Assistant - Alaska Center for Energy and Power Fairbanks
If you are a UA student looking for a valuable learning and employment opportunity, please consider applying to the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) Student Assistant pool. Multiple departments within ACEP 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. The Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) based at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is dedicated to applied energy research and testing focused on lowering the cost of energy throughout Alaska and developing economic opportunities for the State, its residents, and its industries.
FY23 Temporary Employee - Alaska Center for Energy and Power Fairbanks
If you are looking for an employment opportunity to support the research community at UAF, please consider applying to the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) Temporary Employee pool. Multiple departments within ACEP 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. The Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) based at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is dedicated to applied energy research and testing focused on lowering the cost of energy throughout Alaska and developing economic opportunities for the State, its residents, and its industries.
Grant Manager - Institute of Northern Engineering & the Arctic Infrastructure Development Center Fairbanks
This position is crucial in the infrastructure of the Institute of Northern Engineering Business Office. This position works closely with all INE business office staff members, research faculty, and students not only within INE, but also across campus and other institutions. This position would primarily monitor/administer restricted fund activity (post-award), is responsible for creating, managing, and performing accounting, budgetary and fiscal functions; and follows established policies and procedures within the UA system. INE embraces a collaborative, interdisciplinary work culture. The successful candidate is expected to build a genuine and trusting rapport with faculty and staff. Problems are tackled as a team and success is shared. While it's preferred the successful candidate work in-person to contribute to this effort, hybrid work options are available (i.e., in-person & remote). Salary is negotiable depending on education and experience.
ACCS 2022-2023 Research Professional 1-5 Pool Anchorage
Are you interested in working in the field of conservation science and natural resource management? The University of Alaska Anchorage's (UAA) Alaska Center for Conservation Science (ACCS) is a center for research, education, and scholarship that is committed to providing the public, industry, and agency partners with information to facilitate effective biological conservation and management of the state’s natural resources. This position posting is a pool from which the researchers at UAA ACCS (AKNHP/KBNERR) will draw when research professionals are needed to work on externally-funded projects on a temporary basis. The positions may be part or full-time.
FY23 Temporary Pool - Animal Resource Center Fairbanks
The Animal Resources Center is seeking experienced grounds crew/maintenance workers to assist with maintenance and operations of the Robert G. White Large Animal Research Station. Applicants will be reviewed on an as-needed basis until June 30, 2023. By submitting your application to this job posting you should understand that there is no guarantee your application will be reviewed or selected. This position will be physically located at the UAF campus in Fairbanks, Alaska. 
Post Doctoral Fellow - EPSCoR Fairbanks
Are you interested in being part of an exciting collaboration between Alaska EPSCoR (Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research) and the Alaska fire management community? The Geophysical Institute (GI) is seeking applications for a one-year Post Doctoral Fellow in fire spread modeling. This position is located in Fairbanks, AK which has access to many hiking and ski trails as well as opportunities to view the northern lights. If you are interested in working within a supportive team environment, we encourage you to apply!
College of Engineering Research Professional 1-5 Anchorage
This is a pool from which the College of Engineering will draw when research professionals are needed to work on grant or contract-funded projects. This temporary position may be part-time or full-time. Qualified applicants for this position will be placed into a hiring pool, from which research professionals will be hired. Acceptance into the hiring pool does not constitute an offer of a contract.
Soil Science Research Technician Palmer
This is a staff position that will be part of the Soil Science Research Lab at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Matanuska Experiment Farm and Extension Center, located in Palmer, AK. This position will contribute to lab and field research activities in soil science in Alaska agricultural systems. Field work will include soil and plant material sampling and data collection, experiment monitoring, maintaining and repairing equipment installed at field sites, and coordinating activities with landowners and field crews. Lab work will include analyzing soil and plant samples for chemical, physical, and biological properties using standard laboratory equipment and procedures. This position will include data handling (from data entry through quality control and archiving), and contributing to reporting research results in technical and outreach media. This position will include basic lab administrative tasks including supply orders and maintaining inventory, and contributing to planning outreach events and activities. The position will interface with individuals and entities involved in agriculture, UAF and non-UAF staff, faculty, and students, and the general public. Applicants must have a valid driver’s license.
ISER/CBHRS - 2022-2023 Research Technician 1-4 Pool Anchorage
This is a pool from which the Institute of Social and Economic Research's (ISER) and the Center for Behavioral Health Research and Sciences' (CBHRS) will draw when research technicians are needed to work on grant-funded projects. The position may be part- or full-time. Acceptance into the hiring pool does not constitute an offer of employment. ISER and CBHRS conducts applied and fundamental scientific research and collects, synthesizes, archives, and distributes data, specimens, and knowledge, partly through conducting field work.
ACCS 2022-2023 Research Technician 1-4 Pool Anchorage
Are you interested in science, ecology, and environmental conservation? Are you interested in contributing to the responsible use of Alaska's natural resources? Do you want to join a hard-working group of researchers working in the fields of aquatic ecology, botany and vegetation ecology, wildlife ecology, landscape ecology, marine/nearshore ecology, and invasive species? Then apply to the ACCS 2022-2023 Research Technician 1-4 temporary pool! This is a pool position posting from which ACCS researchers will hire students as needed throughout UAA fiscal year 2023 (7/1/2022 - 6/30/2023) to work on a variety of externally funded research projects. Positions may be part-time (academic year) or full-time (summer). Application to and acceptance into the labor pool does not constitute an offer of employment.

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