2021 Archive

Staff Performance Management Guide and Coaching Conversations Training

If you haven’t already done so, now is a great time to begin the staff performance evaluation process. Performance evaluations are designed to engage supervisors and employees about performance expectations and to provide coaching and support to align with both individual and departmental goals in concert with the University of Alaska (UA) mission.

Save the date: Faculty and Staff Convocation is Aug. 20

Save the date! Welcome the new academic year at Faculty and Staff Convocation. Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, 8-10 a.m.

Lucy's Restaurant open for reservations and curbside pick-up through April 23

Lucy's Restaurant at UAA is now open for reservations and curbside pickup! Have a unique dining experience at Lucy's, located at Lucy Cuddy Hall on the main UAA Campus. Lucy's is a restaurant with meals produced and served by students of the UAA Culinary Arts and Hospitality Administration program.

Thesis Defense: 'Viral Surveillance and Genome Analysis of Bat Borne Viruses; Coronaviruses of Southcentral Alaskan Myotis' on April 30

Please join M.S. Candidate in Biological Sciences, William George, for a public thesis defense via Zoom beginning at 3:30 p.m. April 30.

Thesis Defense: 'Genomic Variation of Red-Faced Cormorants in the Aleutian Archipelago and Bering Sea' on April 29

Please join M.S. Candidate in Biological Sciences, Dustin Carl, for a public thesis defense via Zoom.

Accepting Applications: Assistant Director/Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner for the Student Health and Counseling Center

The UAA Student Health and Counseling Center is seeking a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner to serve as the Assistant Director of the center. The Assistant Director of the Student Health and Counseling Center (SHCC) at the University of Alaska Anchorage is a key decision maker in the operation and strategic direction of a comprehensive college counseling center.

Director of Multicultural Student Services Open Forums

We have two finalists for the Director of Multicultural Student Services joining us virtually next week for their "campus" interviews. Please join us for the open forums on Thursday, April 22, and Friday, April 23, from 11 a.m.-noon.

TODAY: Faculty forum with UAA Chancellor finalist

UAA Faculty Senate has arranged faculty forums with each of the eight candidates for UAA Chancellor still under consideration. Please pass the word to other faculty members who might not see this message. The forums will be from 3:30-4:30 p.m. as follows.

Notice: UAA IT Services will be sending out Online Directory update reminders

UAA IT Services will be sending out update reminders to all UAA employees and departments. The purpose of this effort is to encourage individuals and departments to review and update their published information as appropriate. Prospective students, faculty and staff, as well as colleagues from other institutions, local schools, service agencies and area businesses regularly access the Online Directory, so it is important to keep this information up-to-date.

Job opening: UAA IT Services Web/Applications Engineer

UAA Information Technology Services is seeking a highly qualified individual to join our Web/Applications Team. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in web development using technologies such as C#, PHP, and SQL Server. The Web/Applications Team is responsible for managing the University’s content management and learning management systems, integrating with 3rd party software, and creating and maintaining custom applications for use across campus. Candidates may apply until the position is closed.