M. Duane Nellis
President of the University of Idaho
M. Duane Nellis is President of the University of Idaho.
As the University’s chief executive officer, President Nellis provides robust and engaging leadership for the University of Idaho. He provides support to 42 statewide extension offices and University center locations in Boise, Coeur d’Alene and Idaho Falls. He is also engaged with the University alumni, friends, donors, faculty, staff and students around the world to create a University that is more entrepreneurial, sustainable, international, interdisciplinary and diverse.
President Nellis has been recognized nationally and internationally for his research and teaching, has given more than 100 professional presentations, and has been invited to speak at more than 60 universities and related settings internationally.