Job ID: 148623

Mining Engineering Assistant Professor

University of Alaska Fairbanks

  • Oct. 30, 2020
  • Mining Engineering Assistant Professor
  • Mining and Mineral Engineering
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks
    Fairbanks, AK
  • Open Until Filled
  • Fall 2021
  • Assistant Professor
  • Engineering - Other

Mining Engineering Assistant Professor

JOB NO: 515797
CLASSIFICATION: Assistant Professor (F9)
GRADE: UNAC Grade 30
WORK TYPE: Faculty Full-time
ADMINISTRATIVE UNIT: University of Alaska Fairbanks
SCHOOL/BUSINESS UNIT: College of Engineering & Mines
LOCATION: Fairbanks
CATEGORIES: Education/Instructional, Engineering/Computer Science, Other
POSITION CLOSE DATE: Open until filled

Position Summary:
The Mining and Mineral Engineering ( at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor starting fall 2021. The position requires a strong commitment to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, developing a strong research program and obtaining research funding, publishing in peer-reviewed publications, and performing service. Candidates must have a BS degree in Mining Engineering or similarly named engineering field, preferably from an ABET accredited program, and a PhD degree Mining Engineering or related field prior to beginning the job. The program offers an ABET-accredited BS degree, and MS and PhD degrees. UAF ( is the major research campus in the University of Alaska system and hosts several research institutes. Fairbanks, a modern and close-knit community with approximately 100,000 residents, is located in Interior Alaska between the Alaska and Brooks mountain ranges and is noted for its scope of unique outdoor activities. We seek candidates who will strengthen our degree programs through quality teaching and research and appreciate the unique geography and climate of Interior Alaska. Required documentation includes: cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of three professional references with contact information, and statements of teaching and research interests. Interested candidates must apply online at by submitting all the required documents.

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Contact Information

  • Tathagata Ghosh
    Mining and Mineral Engineering
    University of Alaska Fairbanks
    PO Box 755800
    Fairbanks, AK 99775

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