Ocean acidification research center student assistant – CFOS (job number: 521478)

Location/School: Fairbanks/UAF College of Fish & Ocean Science

Application dealine: 30 July 2023

Position Summary:

The Ocean Acidification Research Center in the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences at UAF is looking for a Student Laboratory Assistant. This position must be performed in-person and offers flexible part-time hours between Monday and Friday, 8am to 5pm, making it easy to accommodate course schedules.


The Ocean Acidification Research Center (OARC) is a chemical oceanography laboratory applying quantitative chemical techniques to measure the marine carbonate system. The candidate will work with other OARC members on a variety of laboratory duties including: Analysis of seawater samples, solution preparation, data entry, laboratory supply inventory, shipping and receiving.

Job Overview:

If you enjoy oceanography, chemistry, or environmental sciences and are looking for experience in a research laboratory, consider joining our team! This position is in the Ocean Acidification Research Center in the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences at UAF. Visit https://www.uaf.edu/cfos/research/oarc/ to learn more about our research. The ideal candidate will be an eligible UAF student located on the Fairbanks Troth Yeddha’ campus.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

Excellent math skills, ability to compare numbers and identify discrepancies. Microsoft Office skill (i.e. Word and Excel) and Google Drive. Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. Possess a high level of organizational skills and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

Required Education or Training:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Must be enrolled as a UA student taking a minimum of 6 credit hours with a minimum GPA of 2.0 or a newly enrolled student.
  • UAF laboratory training courses will be given upon acceptance of position.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information (email address and phone number) for three (3) professional references with your application.

The review process for applications will be begin on Tuesday, September 6th.

University of Alaska (UA), 24 August 2022. More information.

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