Instructional Laboratory Manager

Job Summary

Science Management
Northern Arizona University
Number of Positions Available
Work Arrangement
In-Person Location(s)

Flagstaff, AZ
United States

Job Description

NAU aims to be the nation’s preeminent engine of opportunity, vehicle of economic mobility, and driver of social impact by delivering equitable postsecondary value in Arizona and beyond.


Job Description


The successful applicant will manage our campus observatories; the new Hat Ranch Observatory; and the National Undergraduate Research Observatory (NURO). The successful applicant will also support our telescope-related outreach activities in the broader community. The successful applicant will help manage various lab-related equipment and systems, including software, and serve as building manager. Finally, the successful applicant will supervise our graduate teaching assistants (GTA) to ensure they are prepared for their weekly teaching assignments.


Telescope and Equipment Maintenance - 65% GTA Supervisor - 15%

Outreach Support - 5%

Building Manager - 5%

Other Duties - 10%



Anticipated salary range is $54,779 to $68,474. Annual salary commensurate with candidate's qualifications and related experience.


How to Apply

To apply for this position, please visit:


You must submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button by midnight of the application deadline. If you need assistance completing your application there are instructions available on the Human Resources website or in person in the Human Resources Department located in Building 91 on the NAU Campus - on the corner of Beaver and DuPont Streets.


If you are an individual with a disability and need reasonable accommodation to participate in the hiring process, please contact the Disability Resources Office at 928-523-8773, [email protected], or PO Box 5633, Flagstaff AZ 86011.


Equal Employment Opportunity

Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Application Details

Publication Start Date
2024 Mar 21
Application Deadline
2025 Mar 20