CAS Research - 2021-22 Graduate Research Assistant Pool

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Classification:Graduate Assistant - Research (taxable)
Grade:Grad Research Student
Work type:Graduate Student Worker
Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit:UAA College of Arts & Sciences
Location: Anchorage
Categories: Research/Science/Grants

Position Summary:

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.


Duties: varies according to the project.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:  Knowledge of research methods.

Required Experience: Varies according to research project needs.

Typical Education or Training: Bachelors Degree and enrollment in a graduate program at the University of Alaska.

Acceptance into the pool does not constitute an offer of employment.

Minimum hourly rate: $17.54/hour.

Please upload the following documents to your application:
* Current resume/CV
* List of 3 professional references with contact information
* Cover letter
* Unofficial academic transcript(s)

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

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.

Affirmative Action Statement:

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual:


Pursuant to Board of Regents’ Policy 04.01.055.B, temporary, extended temporary, adjunct, student, casual labor, regular new hire probationary employees and those positions designated by the president as officers and senior administrators of the university are employed at-will.

Background Check:

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

Public Disclosure Statement:

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

University of Alaska is a Drug-Free Workplace.

University of Alaska campuses are Tobacco-Free.

Training Policy:

It is the policy of the University of Alaska (UA) that all employees are required to complete training to meet the requirements of the positions they hold, and to complete the required training within a specified period to remain employed at the UA.

Contact Information:

If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.



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