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COS Staff and Faculty Award Winners

Biological Sciences' faculty and staff won several awards at the 2018 College of Science Staff and Faculty Awards.

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Biology Senior Instructor Awarded Potlatch #1 Federal Credit Union Faculty-Staff Award

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2018 Hill Undergrad Research Fellowship

Congratulations to this years winners.

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Making Connections

Dr. Peter Fuerst gets grant to study why adult neurons don’t make connections as easily as neurons during development

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Antibiotic Resistance

The Top lab has identified two genetic mutations in bacteria that help explain how some bacteria evolve and retain resistance to multiple antibiotics

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Studying a Tiny World

Biology student Pranav Rana examines bacterial changes.

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Yvonne Nyavor and Dr. Dave Pfeiffer Receive VIP Grant

Biological sciences graduate student and faculty member receive grant for use in mentoring high school students.

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David Tank wins UI Presidential Mid-Career Award

The Biological Sciences professor and director of the Stillinger Herbarium is the 2016/2017 recipient of the Presidential Mid-Career Award.

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Robison wins UI Teaching Award

Dr. Barrie Robison, Professor of Biological Sciences, received the University of Idaho Teaching Excellence Award for 2016/2017.

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Department of Biological Sciences

Physical Address:
Life Sciences South 252

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3051
Moscow, ID 83844-3051

Phone: 208-885-6280

Fax: 208-885-7905


Web: Department of Biological Sciences