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Student Services Technologies Specialist

DEPARTMENT: UAF CRCD, Northwest Campus
JOB TITLE: Admin Specialist 1
EMPLOYMENT: Term-funded, Full-time, 11 month position
GRADE/SALARY: $27.26/hr
POSITION OPEN: Open until filled, Review Date: Pending
APPLICATION PROCESS:For a complete job description, list of qualifications and to apply go to
Please be sure to read the position qualifications and application requirements carefully. If you have any questions about the position, please call Gretchen at 907-443-8428.

The person in this position will recruit and assist students by helping them develop the computer skills necessary to succeed in post-secondary distance education, and to coordinate and recruit for computer courses, workshops and events to support program goals. They will collaborate with faculty and student services to provide logistical support with equipment and training in order to maintain competency levels, provide technology training and support to students, adjuncts and campus staff; update and maintain computer traveling labs; remain current with OIT policies, procedures and available software and serve as a member of the Northwest Campus Technology Committee.

Must have:
  • Working knowledge of computer information systems and applicable software and databases.
  • Experience working in rural Alaska or with rural Alaskan students.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in promotion and recruiting.
  • Demonstrated presentation and organizational skills.
  • Ability and willingness to travel to regional villages.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to interpret and apply policies, rules, and regulations
  • Experience working with secondary or post secondary students
  • One year college course work and one year experience in IT or student services technologies, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • A+ Certification
  • Network + Certification
  • Certifications must be obtained within 6 months of hire date.
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NWC Spring 2014 Schedule
Written by Jack Gadamus   
Friday, 16 August 2013 09:41

The NWC Spring 2014 Schedule (pdf, 1.1MB) is available for download!

----Updated January 6th.----

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Birding Field Trips
Written by Kirsten Bey   
Thursday, 29 November 2012 17:06
with Peter Bente

alt Sat / 7am – 7:00pm / MAY 31 / REGISTER BY: May 24
Noncredit / CRN 38541 / NONC F001, N02
Sat / 7am – 7:00pm / June 7 / REGISTER BY: June 2
Noncredit / CRN 38542 / NONC F001, N02

Cost: $45 (each field trip is a separate fee – you can sign up for either one or both)

Birders flock to Nome each summer. What’s all the twitter? Find out during two all-day field trips. You’ll get a great overview of area birds and learn skills to enhance your future birding outings. Field trip destinations to be announced. Space limited.

Peter Bente is a biologist with Alaska Department of Fish & Game. He is an expert in Birds of Alaska, especially the Seward Peninsula.

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