Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Experience working with private and public external constituencies.
Ability to advocate for the university.
Ability to acquire funding from external sources.
General background in related field.
Experience/potential with writing proposals and obtaining research funding.
Experience/potential for graduate student research supervision.
Required Education and Experience:
PhD degree in Space Physics or a related science field.
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 apply.
To ensure consideration, please apply prior to the review date.
To apply for this position, please provide a cover letter, resume, research statement, and contact information for three professional references with your application. Please submit your application no later than 5/30/2021 at 11:55 PM Alaska Time. The review of this posting will start on 5/31/2021. This posting will be closed once it is filled.
If you need assistance applying to this posting, please contact GI - Office of Human Resources at 907-474-6498.
Applicants needing a reasonable accommodation to participate in the application and screening process should contact the UA Human Resources office at 907-450-8200.
This position is represented by United Academics (UNAC).
This position term-funded and is reviewed annually for contract renewal at the University's discretion.
Affirmative Action Statement:
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.
Pursuant to University Regulation 04.07.020, new employees of the University are employed in an at-will probationary status for the first six months of employment. During the probationary period, employment may be terminated for no reason or any reason. Promoted employees also serve a probationary period with limited rights of retreat.
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.
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 GI HR at 907-474-6498.
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