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ACCS 2021-2022 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 2021-2022 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 2022 (7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022) 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.
Assistant or Associate Professor of Seismology - GI Fairbanks
The Department of Geosciences and the Geophysical Institute (GI) are recruiting a seismologist to advance research and training at University of Alaska Fairbanks.The successful candidate will have the opportunity to analyze regional and global recordings of seismic events, in pursuit of improving our understanding of seismic sources and the materials through which seismic waves travel. The successful candidate will work closely with peers and contribute seismological expertise within an exciting and collaborative academic and tectonic setting. U.S. citizenship is required for this position. ***US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION. ***
FY22 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.
FY22 Student Assistant C - 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.
Director of Operations - Alaska Earthquake Center Fairbanks
We are hiring a Director of Operations to help lead the Alaska Earthquake Center in its mission blending science and public service. We seek an individual with the business and organizational experience to manage a team of two dozen scientists, engineers, and communication professionals. A background in science or engineering is an asset but is not required. We especially seek applicants with diverse (broadly defined) backgrounds that are historically underrepresented in STEM fields. This position is responsible for managing the staff, resources, and operations needed to make the Alaska Earthquake Center run effectively. The role works with the State Seismologist to meet those needs through new initiatives and ongoing funded projects.
IR Graduate Research Assistant, 2021-22 Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau
Institutional Research is seeking a Graduate Research Assistant for policy and operational analysis of topics including, but not limited to: postsecondary operations, program evaluation, workforce outcomes, demographic trends, and surveys. Position may be located in Fairbanks, Anchorage or Juneau.
ISER Director Anchorage
The Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) in the College of Business and Public Policy at the University of Alaska Anchorage is seeking applications for the position of Director. For 60 years, ISER has been producing research that helps people understand social and economic systems and supports informed public and private decision-making. The institute has a strong, multi-disciplinary group of faculty and research professionals, and is regularly called upon by state and federal legislators and policymakers to examine legislative and regulatory issues. In Alaska and around the circumpolar North, ISER is known for high-quality policy-oriented research in economic development, natural resource management, health, education and fiscal policy. ISER researchers are also fully engaged in Arctic policy research related to climate change and environment, energy, and rural sustainable development. The ISER Director will coordinate research activities both within the institute and with other institutions and agencies, and will supervise a multi-disciplinary team consisting of 30 people, including faculty, administrative and research staff, and student researchers.  The successful candidate’s current research agenda should add to or complement ISER’s focal research areas.  In the director role, the institute expects the ISER Director to be recognized on and off campus as knowledgeable about Alaska public policy issues.  A related expectation is the director facilitating ISER’s involvement in UAA’s new Master of Public Policy program.  Most importantly, the director will work with institute researchers and staff to shape ISER’s future research agenda in the context of the rapid social, economic, and environmental change Alaska is currently experiencing. 
Seismo-Acoustic Network Security Technician - WATC Fairbanks
The UAF Geophysical Institute is looking for a Seismo-Acoustic Network Security Technician to work as part of the Wilson Alaska Technical Center (WATC) operational team. This person will work with WATC engineers, scientists and staff to maintain a global network of infrasound and seismic stations that provide real-time data to the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO) and similar networks. The incoming technician will have the opportunity to travel to Antarctica, several remote islands in the Pacific and Indian Oceans, CONUS locations, and sites within Alaska as part of a talented technical team. WATC also works closely with the Geophysical Detection of Nuclear Proliferation (GDNP) University Affiliated Research Center (UARC). The network security technician will directly support active research and operations by helping to maintain and improve network topology and cyber hygiene for the WATC scientists, staff and students. Our ideal candidate has technical aptitude, is team focused, self-motivated, and has a positive attitude. WATC is committed to providing a safe and inclusive environment to everyone on the team. Our staff & faculty are committed to working to build and sustain an equitable and inclusive work environment where cultural diversity is celebrated and valued. We believe that diversity benefits and enriches our work and community. This position will be physically located at the UAF campus in Fairbanks, Alaska. While there may be a current opportunity for remote work, the successful finalist will be expected to report to duty at the UAF office no later than 60 days from written notice provided by the university. This recruitment is open internally to current UA employees or those otherwise eligible to apply to internal postings.**US citizenship is required by the funding agency.**
ACCS 2021-2022 Student Assistant Pool Anchorage
Are you interested in working in the fields of conservation science and natural resource management? Apply to the ACCS 2021-2022 Student Assistant B-C Labor Pool for the UAA Alaska Center for Conservation Science! This is a pool position posting from which UAA ACCS researchers will select students to work on a temporary basis on a variety of externally funded research projects as needed during the UAA fiscal year 2022 (7/1/2021 - 6/30/2022). Application to the labor pool does not constitute an offer of employment.
Toolik Field Station Communications and DEI Manager Fairbanks
Toolik Field Station (TFS) is seeking a full-time person to further develop our communications and outreach initiatives, and to also serve as our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusivity (DEI) coordinator for the Toolik Field Station. This position will be based out of Fairbanks at UAF. This person will serve as lead for developing and implementing our communications and outreach program to the scientific community and the general public. This person will also lead the development of the TFS Diversity, Equity and Inclusivity program for our staff and visiting scientists, and will serve as the primary liaison between TFS and the UAF Office of Equity and Compliance.This is a term funded, full time, year around position with full UA benefits. For more information or to apply, please click link above.
FY22 ISER/CBHRS Temporary Technical Pool Anchorage
The Research Technician pool is the Institute of Social and Economic Research's (ISER) and the Center for Behavioral Health Research and Sciences' (CBHRS) recruitment pool for technical research assistance. The Research Technician pool seeks to attract applicants with technical research skills to assist in projects, ranging from economic analyses to survey administration to research programming. This is a pooled position and will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.
Science Consultant Fairbanks
The Alaska Satellite Facility (ASF) is seeking a Science Consultant who thrives in a fast-paced environment. ASF is part of the NASA ESDIS network of Distributed Active Archive Centers (DAACs) and is responsible for the hosting, management, and distribution of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) remote sensing data to the science community. As one of the leaders of NASA ESDIS's implementation of Cloud technologies, ASF is also well positioned to explore new technologies and opportunities in this field. We are looking for a Science Consultant with a strong engineering, scientific or GIS background to represent ASF. Some experience with SAR remote sensing is desirable. ***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*** *** Remote work arrangements will be considered ***
CAS Research - 2021-22 Graduate Research Assistant Pool Anchorage
This is a labor pool from which the College of Arts and Sciences Mathematical and Natural Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Performing & Fine Arts will draw when graduate research assistants are needed to work on grant-funded projects. The position may be part or full time. Incumbents will join faculty and researchers who are active in conducting research in various disciplines. This will include working on one or more funded projects in these research areas under the guidance of Principal Investigators.
Assistant or Associate Research Professor of Space Physics - Geophysical Institute Fairbanks
The Geophysical Institute’s Space Physics group at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is seeking a new research faculty member to contribute to research at the HAARP facility. The Space Physics and Aeronomy research group studies the Earth’s geospace environment and the magnetospheres of other planets. While the position is expected to be hired at the assistant rank, exceptional candidates at the associate level will also be considered. This position will be physically located at the UAF campus in Fairbanks, Alaska. While there may be a current opportunity for remote work, the successful finalist will be expected to report to duty at the UAF office no later than 60 days from written notice provided by the university.
CAS Research - 2021-2022 Research Technician 1-4 Pool Anchorage
This is a pool from which the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) Math and Natural Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Performing & Fine Arts 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. CAS Math & Natural Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Performing & Fine Arts conducts applied and fundamental scientific research and collects, synthesizes, archives, and distributes data, specimens, and knowledge, partly through conducting field work.
CAS Research - 2021-22 Student Assistant Anchorage
The College of Arts and Sciences is seeking applicants for its student employee pool to work with CAS faculty researchers. Successful applicants' duties may include the following: field and/or laboratory and/or other assistance with research projects. Assignments may require short turn-around time between issuance and completion of tasks with general or minimal supervision. Must be willing to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends. Must be completely dependable and be able to work independently after training. For some positions, the successful candidate must have some knowledge of laboratory procedures. Successful applicants will work on an as needed basis during the academic year and/or summer for a faculty member or faculty members with active research projects.
Snow-Ice-Permafrost Education & Outreach Designer - Geophysical Institute Fairbanks
The Snow-Ice-Permafrost Research Group at the Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks is recruiting an outreach educator to work with people in Alaska villages exploring snow and ice in the Alaskan environment. The Snow-Ice-Permafrost (SIP) Group does fundamental and exciting research on glaciers, sea ice, and snow across Alaska, and the position we are filling will help bring our results to everyday Alaskans, where we can share experiences related to snow. Part of this outreach will include working with school kids to explore snow in and around their villages and towns. This position includes the opportunity to not only engage with scientists doing cutting edge cryospheric research, but also develop multiple ways of making these results accessible to the public in informal settings. The successful candidate will develop on-line modules and materials for learning about snow, develop materials and science kits for distribution to schools and villages, create instructional manuals and videos for using these materials instructions, and will travel to and engage with Alaskan villagers and school children in using these materials through the planning and execution of “Science Nights” in villages across Alaska. Join us in designing and developing engaging materials related to snow science! Applicants must be legally eligible for unrestricted employment to work in the U.S. No work visas will be sponsored for this position.
UA Museum of the North - Graduate Research Assistant Fairbanks
The UA Museum of the North is recruiting for graduate students interested in a research assistantship for the academic year 2021-2022. Assignments can be on per semester basis or for the full academic year. This research assistantship does include a tuition waiver, health care coverage, and a stipend.
CRCD Temporary Research Technician (Non-Exempt) Fairbanks
The College of Rural and Community Development is seeking a temporary research technician.
Post Doctoral Fellow - Ar Geochronology Fairbanks
The Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska Fairbanks is currently searching to fill a Post Doctoral position in Geochronology with the Tectonics and Sedimentation research department. The Tectonics and Sedimentation research group strives to reconstruct the processes of Earth’s history over a variety of time scales. The successful applicant will be involved with the design, set up, calibration and operation of a newly funded next generation noble gas multi-collector mass spectrometer system, and will have the opportunity to collaborate with the numerous users of the currently operating UAF Geochronology lab.

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