Career & Educational Opportunities


WATC’s Analysis Team (A-Team) seeks a highly-motivated undergraduate to fill an intern position that will allow you to build your resume while helping enhance WATC’s capabilities in a front-line scientific context. As a member of the A-Team, you will work closely with scientists to build critical computational infrastructure related to quality control of seismic, infrasound, and environmental data. Depending on interest, you will learn highly marketable skills such as digital signal processing, python programming, web design, data mining, seismology and acoustics, as well as collaborative tools such as GitHub. You should have a good quantitative background with at least some coding experience, but most importantly, you should have a strong desire to learn Python and develop a practical background in geophysics.

To apply, please send a resume to Ken Macpherson ( and Juliann Coffey (

UA is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: . As a public, regional, comprehensive university, UAF is committed to building a culturally diverse and inclusive organization and strongly encourages women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply. UAF is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.


WATC is not currently looking to fill any full time positions.