Adjunct Faculty - Occupational Safety & Health
Job Number: 521390
Classification: Temporary Faculty - Credit
Grade: Adjuct Faculty Credit 9
Work type: Adjunct Faculty, On Campus
Administrative Unit: University of Alaska Anchorage
School/Business unit: UAA Community & Technical College
The Occupational Safety & Health Department at the University of Alaska
Anchorage is seeking part-time adjunct instructors. The Department offers
courses at the associate and bachelor's degree levels. The Department seeks an
experienced individual for term adjunct instructor pool to teach 100-200 level
courses throughout the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) and Bachelor of
Science (BS) degree program curriculum.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Knowledge of accepted instruction methods.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
Public speaking skills.
Customer service skills.
The ability to effectively teach complicated technical content.
The ability to document operational, safety, and environmental procedures in
an industrial setting.
2 Years relevant experience.
Required Education or Training:
Bachelor's degree/Master's degree in Occupational Safety and Health or
Industrial Hygiene or field related to the position, or an equivalent
combination of training and experience.
One or more national-recognized safety related certifications (i.e. ASP, CSP,
Salary based on number of previous semesters teaching experience within the
University of Alaska.
This is a pooled position and adjuncts will be hired as 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
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
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.
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 University
of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.
Advertised: 02 Aug 2022 Alaskan Daylight Time
Applications close: 30 Jun 2023 Alaskan Daylight Time