Weather Closure

University of Alaska Anchorage campus will be closed September 24, 2021 beginning at 6:40 AM, due to weather. Students and employees should check their email for more information. The university will remain closed for the weekend and reopen on Monday morning.

The Alaska Airlines Center will be open Saturday, September 25, for the home volleyball match that afternoon.

Environmental Research Field Work Paid Opportunity

by Applied Environmental Research Center  |   

Looking for motivated individuals who love to spend the Alaska summer and fall outdoors. The Applied Environmental Research Center (AERC) is looking for individuals to participate in various field projects ranging from moose browse to fish to invasive species to forestry on Joint Base Richardson-Elmendorf (JBER), for the months of August through November (may change based on field season) at a rate of $1,900 per month (participant stipend).

Individuals that are current students with field experience or education are preferred, but anyone with a love for the outdoors are welcome to apply. Must be willing and able to hike and be active in a variety of temperatures and weather conditions and participate on weekends and holidays. Must be an US citizen to be able to access base. If interested, please email the AERC team at with a current resume/CV and a letter of recommendation. We are looking to fill participant slots quickly. The AERC team will provide the necessary equipment and training to conduct research projects on base.

Participants need to be available 7 days a week during the day; please let us know if you have any schedule accommodations when you submit an application.

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