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Faculty and Staff


  • Karen Launchbaugh, Rangeland Center Director; University of Idaho College of Natural Resources; Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences ‐ Range Animal Behavior and Grazing Ecology
  • Eric Winford, Associate Director
  • Vacant, Communications Specialist
  • Joan Jones, Assessment Analyst

College of Natural Resources Faculty:


  • Kurt Pregitzer - Dean, College of Natural Resources (CNR); Thomas Reveley Professor
  • Steven Shook - Associate Dean; Professor of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences
  • Steve Hacker - Senior Director of Operations and Outreach

Fish and Wildlife Sciences Department

  • Courtney Conway - Wildlife Management, Conservation Biology and Behavioral Ecology
  • Tracey Johnson - Livestock-Wildlife Interactions, Wildlife Habitat Ecology
  • Janet Rachlow - Wildlife Ecology
  • Lisette Waits - Department Head; Distinguished Professor, Program Lead, Fishery Resources and Wildlife Resources

Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences Department

Natural Resources and Society Department

College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Faculty:

County Extension Offices

  • Sarah Baker - Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension, Custer County (Challis)
  • Jim Church - Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension, Idaho County (Grangeville)
  • Danielle Gunn - Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension, Fort Hall Reservation (Fort Hall)
  • Scott Jensen - Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension, Owyhee County (Marsing)
  • Tyanne Roland - Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension, Adams County (Council)
  • Shannon Williams - Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension, Lemhi County (Salmon)
  • Carmen Willmore - Agricultural and Natural Resources Extension, Lincoln County (Shoshone)

Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology Department

  • Paul Lewin - Agricultural Economics and Rural Community Development (Extension Specialist)
  • J.D. Wulfhorst - Rural Sociology, Social Assessments and Community Resilience
  • Neil Rimbey - Range Economics, Rangeland Values and Natural Resource Policy Extension (Emeritus)
  • Katherine Lee - Natural Resource and Environmental Economist
  • Hernan Tejada - Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist (Twin Falls Research and Extension Center)

Animal and Veterinary Sciences Department

  • John Hall - Ruminant Nutrition and Reproduction; Superintendent, Nancy M. Cummings Research, Extension & Education Center (Extension Specialist, Salmon)
  • Melinda Ellison - Range Livestock (Extension Specialist, Salmon)
  • Jim Sprinkle - Beef Production; (Extension Specialist, Salmon)
  • Benton Glaze - Livestock Production and Genetics (Extension Specialist, Twin Falls)

Plant, Soil and Entomological Sciences Department

  • Steve Cook - Entomology, Insect Ecology and Management
  • Paul McDaniel - Soil Science and Land Resources
  • Tim Prather - Invasive Plant Ecology and Management/Rangeland Restoration (Extension Specialist, On Campus)
  • Glenn Shewmaker - Forage Management (Extension Specialist, Kimberly)
  • Robert Heinse - Soil Science and Interim Director of Water Resources

Marketing and Communications

University of Idaho Library

James A. and Louise McClure Center for Public Policy Research

  • Priscilla Salant - Senior Researcher (Boise)
  • Katherine Himes - Director (Boise)

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
UI Moscow
Natural Resources Bldg.
Room 205
875 Perimeter Dr. MS 1135
Moscow, ID 83844-1135
Phone: 208-885-6536  
Fax: 208-885-6564

Physical and Mailing Address: 
Boise Center
UI Boise Water Center
Suite 210 
322 E. Front St.
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: 208-364-3176