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Jane Lucas

Jane Lucas

Postdoctoral Associate


IRIC, Room 228



Mailing Address

Department of Soil and Water Systems
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Dr MS 2340
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2340

I am exploring the factors that influence the invertebrate and microbial communities within the leaf litter and soil in agricultural and tropical ecosystems.

Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2018
B.S., University of St. Thomas, 2012

  • Microbial ecology
  • Invertebrate ecology
  • Antibiotic resistance
  • Community ecology
  • Ecosystem processes
  • Nutrient cycling

  • National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant (DDIG) Recipient
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Opportunities Worldwide (GROW) Recipient
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Intern
  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow
  • Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Short Term Fellows


University of Idaho

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Rm 242
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2340
Moscow, ID 83844-2340