Fairbanks alumni

More than 7,000 UAF alumni call Fairbanks home, among them:


Doug Chichester

Doug Chichester
Photo by Todd Paris, UAF Marketing and Communications

Lives in: Fairbanks
Hometown: East Meredith, NY
Degree, year: A.A.S., process technology, 2007
Employment: Facility operator, BP Exploration, Alaska
Who knew?I spent a year living and working at the Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, Antarctica, 1988-1989.


Jiaqi Huang

Jiaqi Huang

Lives in: Fairbanks
Hometown: Shanghai, China
UAF education: MS, food science, 2007; MS, statistics, 2009
Other degrees: BS, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (Shanghai, China)
When not studying he was: president of Chinese Student Association in UAF (2007)
Gainfully employed: Biometrician (statistician), Alaska Department of Fish and Game
Gotcha!: I caught the first fish of my life in Alaska.


Joel Titus

Joel Titus

Lives in: Fairbanks
Hometown: Minto, Alaska
Degree, year: B.B.A., 2005
Employment: Human resources/food services administrator, Yukon-Koyukuk School District
Busy, busy: Fight promoter. I also own a cage-fighting business called Gladiator Productions Inc., which I started after graduating from UAF.
Bragging rights: Was on the All Skillz intramural basketball champ team


Terry Strle

Terry Strle
Photo by Todd Paris, UAF Marketing and Communications

Lives in: Fairbanks
Hometown: Joliet, Ill.
Degree, year: B.A., speech communication, 1984
Employment: Former city mayor, Fairbanks, Alaska
Spare parts: In 2008, donated a kidney to a cousin with hereditary kidney disease

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