FY23 Temporary Faculty - GI
Job Number: 519877
Classification: Temporary Faculty - Non-Credit
Grade: Adjunct Faculty Non Credit
Work type: Adjunct Faculty
Administrative Unit: University of Alaska Fairbanks
School/Business unit: UAF Geophysical Institute
If you have a PhD and would like to collaborate with faculty and researchers
at the Geophysical Institute (GI), please consider applying to the Temporary
Faculty pool. This unit represents excellence in research and focus on a
variety of disciplines. Our department is growing and are internationally
renowned for their excellence in research. More information can be found on
the individual units' websites. 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 Geophysical Institute is a research-driven organization at the University
of Alaska Fairbanks. The Geophysical Institute is committed to equity,
inclusion, and accountability and values the open sharing of different
perspectives. We support a respectful and welcoming environment and a
commitment to serving Alaska and Alaskans with strong applied science. Career
growth and professional development are expected and encouraged.
Sufficient relevant experience to contribute significantly to a specific
Experience with the use of computers and other appropriate equipment to
conduct the research proposed.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Required Education and Experience:
PhD in a relevant discipline. Successful applicants often have experience
bringing in research funding and typically provide their own research grants.
2-3 years of relevant work.
As a public, regional, comprehensive university, UAF is committed to
building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization and strongly
encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to
To apply for this position, please provide a cover letter, resume, and contact
information for three professional references with your application. Please
note that this position will be closed on June 30, 2023.
If you need assistance applying to this posting, please contact GI - Office of
Human Resources at 907-474-7357.
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: www. alaska.edu/nondiscrimination
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.
The successful applicant is required to complete a background check. Any offer
of employment is contingent on the background check.
UAF COVID Requirements
Effective immediately, all new UAF hires, whose job function or work location
results in the employee being subject to the UAF vaccine requirements guided
by the Federal Contractor Employee vaccine mandate, must be fully vaccinated
with an FDA- or WHO- authorized or approved COVID-19 vaccine or have obtained
a university-approved disability/medical or religious exemption no later than
six weeks from the new hire's start date.
Proof of vaccination does not need to be provided to apply. If offered the
position, the successful applicant will be contacted for proof of vaccination.
Employees based on UAF's Troth Yeddha' (Fairbanks) campus, regardless of
university affiliation and remote work status; Employees based in UAF research
units outside Fairbanks (including Seward Marine Center, Kodiak Seafood and
Marine Science Center, HAARP, Poker Flat, Lena Point, and Toolik Field
Station); and Employees, regardless of their work location, paid by or
directly working on impacted UAF federal contract.
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.
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.
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact University
of Alaska HR at 907-450-8200.
Advertised: 21 Jun 2022 Alaskan Daylight Time