Adjunct Faculty - UAA College of Arts and Sciences - Natural Sciences

Adjunct Faculty - UAA College of Arts and Sciences - Natural Sciences

  • 524728
  • Anchorage, Alaska, United States
  • Adjunct Faculty
  • Temporary
  • Adjunct Faculty Credit 3
  • UAA College of Arts & Sciences
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Applicants will be evaluated on the suitability of their academic preparation, past teaching experience, and potential for providing high quality instruction to undergraduate students in a manner consistent with the specific course content guides for the listed departments:

Department of Biological Sciences
Department of Chemistry
Department of Geological Sciences
Department of Physics & Astronomy Preferred Experience & Education:
Applicants must have experience relevant to teaching the specific course content.

Required Experience & Education:

MA/MS in Biology, Chemistry, Geology or Physics/Astronomy or a related field, unless an exception has been approved by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences. Exceptions may be made in other circumstances when prospective faculty have special professional credentials and experience.

Salary Information:

This is a part-time, adjunct faculty position.  Minimum salaries are set by the United Academic - Adjunct, AAUP-AT/AFL-CIO collective bargaining agreement.  Salaries may vary based upon education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please attach a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three (3) professional references with your application.

This is a pooled position, which means that the position remains open over the entire academic year. Applications will be reviewed on as rolling basis as additional adjunct faculty are needed.

*To be eligible for this position, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.  Applicants who now or may in the future require visa sponsorship to work in the United States are not eligible.


This is an at-will, union represented adjunct position, and may be canceled based upon the needs of the university.

This position is represented by United Academic – Adjuncts, AAUP-AFT/AFL-CIO    

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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.

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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:

Biological Sciences, Dr. Khrys Duddleston, knduddleston@alaska.edu / Geological Sciences, Dr. Jennifer Aschoff, jaschoff@alaska.edu / Chemistry, Dr. Colin McGill, cmmcgill@alaska.edu / Physics/Astronomy, Dr. Travis Rector, tarector@alaska.edu

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