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Faculty, Instructors & Administrative Staff

Charles Goebel, Ph.D.

Professor of Forest Ecosystem Restoration and Ecology and Department Head of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

CNR 204A

208-885-7311

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Kaella Dinius

Administrative Assistant II

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CNR 204

208-885-7952

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Ryer Becker, Ph.D.

Research Faculty

CNR 205E

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Luigi Boschetti, Ph.D.

Professor of Remote Sensing

CNR 203E

208-885-6508

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Randall Brooks, Ph.D.

Extension Professor of Forestry and Extension Forestry Specialist

CNR 102B

208-885-6356

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Stephen Bunting, Ph.D.

Professor Emerita

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Lili Cai, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Forest & Sustainable Products

CNR 203C

208-885-8638

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Mark Coleman, Ph.D.

Professor of Forestry

CNR 102A

208-885-7604

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Meghan Foard, Ph.D.

Senior Ecology Instructor

PHI B12

208-885-6176

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Jo Ellen Force, Ph.D.

Professor Emerita of Forest Policy

CNR 17E

208-885-7952

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Paul Gessler, Ph.D.

Professor of Remote Sensing and Geospatial Ecology

CNR 17C

208-885-2595

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Thomas M. Gorman, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Forest & Sustainable Products

PHI 410

208-885-7402

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Heather Heward

Senior Fire Ecology & Management Instructor

PHI B14

208-885-6454

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Tara Hudiburg, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

CNR 204D

208-885-7044

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Karen L. Johnson

Administrative Financial Specialist

Karen L. Johnson

CNR 204

208-885-1696

kalj@uidaho.edu

College of Natural Resources

Jason W. Karl, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Rangeland Ecology and Harold F. and Ruth M. Heady Endowed Chair of Rangeland Ecology

CNR 205D

208-885-0255

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Department of Forestry, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences

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Robert Keefe, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Director, University of Idaho Experimental Forest

PHI B17

208-310-0269

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Mark Kimsey, Ph.D.

Research Associate Professor of Forest Resources, Director of the Intermountain Forestry Cooperative

CNR 204B

208-885-7520

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Karen Launchbaugh, Ph.D.

Professor of Rangeland Ecology and Director of the U of I Rangeland Center

CNR 205B

208-885-4394

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Timothy E. Link, Ph.D.

Professor of Hydrology; Director, Water Resources Graduate Program

CNR 203B

208-885-9465

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Armando McDonald, Ph.D.

Professor of Forest & Sustainable Products

CNR 102D

208-885-9454

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Penelope Morgan, Ph.D.

Professor Emerita of Fire Ecology and Forest Ecology and Certified Senior Fire Ecologist

Phinney Hall B10

208-885-7507

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Andrew Nelson, Ph.D.

Director of Franklin H. Pitkin Forest Nursery, Tom A. Alberg and Judith Beck Endowed Chair of Native Plant Regeneration, Associate Professor

CNR 102C

208-885-1004

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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George Newcombe, Ph.D.

Professor of Forest Resources

CNR 203D

208-885-5289

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Kurt Pregitzer, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus and Former Dean for the College of Natural Resources

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Ron Robberecht, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Physiological Ecology

208-885-7404

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Marc Rust

Director of Inland Empire Tree Improvement Cooperative

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PHI 307

208-885-7109

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Department Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Steven Shook, Ph.D.

Associate Dean and Professor of Forest & Sustainable Products

CNR 202A

208-885-6802

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Alistair MS Smith, Ph.D.

Professor of Wildland Fire Science

CNR 204C

208-885-1009

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Department of Forest, Rangeland, and Fire Sciences,
Idaho Fire Institute for Research and Education

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Aaron Sparks, Ph.D.

Research Faculty

IRIC 243

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Eva Strand, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Rangeland Ecology and Management

CNR 205C

208-885-5779

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Eric Winford

Associate Director, Rangeland Center

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208-364-3176

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Post Docs

Abdulbaset Alayat, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

CNR 117

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Department Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

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Kelsey Bryant, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Kelsey Bryant

IRIC 136

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Department Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Darcy Hammond, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

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CNR 20B

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Justin Mathias, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Justin Mathias

IRIC 136

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Jaslam Poolakkal, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

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CEB 213

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Nuria Sanchez Lopez, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Sanchez Lopez

PHI B16

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Farid Sotoudehnia, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Farid Sotoudehnia

CNR 20B

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Benjamin Spei, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

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CNR 20B

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Research Staff

Wayne Buck

FRAMES Content Specialist

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206-784-0964

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Matthan Hale

Nursery Management Specialist

Matthan Hale

Pitkin Forest Nursery

208-885-3512

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Joshua Hyde

FRAMES Fuels and Smoke Project Manager

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206-468-2581

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Lauren King

Nursery Sales and Outreach Coordinator

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Franklin H. Pitkin Forest Nursery

208-885-3888

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Franklin H. Pitkin Forest Nursery

Lori Mackey

Special Projects Coordinator

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Franklin H. Pitkin Forest Nursery

208-885-3888

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George Naughton

Forested Watershed Project Scientist

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CNR 119A

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Diana Olson

FRAMES Project Manager

Diana Olson

206-732-7844

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Chu Qi

Research Scholar

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Paul Robinson

Watershed Research Project Manager

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Terry Shaw

Research Scientist III

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CEB 201A

509-595-8755

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Mike Tjoelker

FRAMES Content Specialist

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206-452-9339

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Lynn Wells

FRAMES Program Manager

Lynn Wells

PHI 413

208-885-9756

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Department of Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Adjunct & Affiliate Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

Mark Corrao

mcorrao@uidaho.edu
Director of Technology
Northwest Management, INC.

Karl Englund

englund@wsu.edu
Assist. Res. Professor & Ext. Specialist
Washington State University

Thor Hanson

thor@rockisland.com
Professor
Western Washington University

Andrew Hudak

ahudak@fs.fed.us
Research Forester
US Forest Service - Rocky Mountain Research Station

Theresa Jain

tjain@fs.fed.us
Research Forester
US Forest Service - Rocky Mountain Research Station

Deborah Page-Dumroese

kdumroese@fs.fed.us
Research Soil Scientist
US Forest Service - Rocky Mountain Research Station

Russell A. Parsons

rparsons@fs.fed.us
Research Ecologist
US Forest Service - Rocky Mountain Research Station

Jeremiah R. Pinto

jpinto@alumni.uidaho.edu
Research Plant Physiologist
US Forest Service - Rocky Mountain Research Station

Peter R. Robichaud

probi@uidaho.edu
Research Engineer
US Forest Service - Rocky Mountain Research Station

Eduardo J. Somarriba Chavez

esomarri@catie.ac.cr
Senior Agroforester Professor
CATIE (Tropical Agricultural Research & Higher Education Center)

Alan Talhelm

atalhelm@uidaho.edu
Staff Air Pollution Specialist
California Air Resources Board

Eric Walsh

ewalsh@uidaho.edu
Program Director
Climate Smart Land Network

Michael P. Wolcott

wolcott@uidaho.edu
Regent Professor & Associate Vice President for Research
Washington State University

Affiliate Faculty

Claudiney Cordeiro

ccordeiro@uidaho.edu
Professor
Federal University of Parana, Brazil

April Hulet

aprilh@uidaho.edu
Associate Professor
Brigham Young University

Vincent Jansen

vjansen@uidaho.edu
Remote Sensing & GIS Analyst
Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife

Garrett Jones

jones@northwestmanagement.com
Client Accounts Coordinator
Northwest Management, INC.

Abigail Lute

alute@uidaho.edu
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Princeton University & NOAA/GFDL

Dikshya Pokhrel

pokh4521@vandals.uidaho.edu
Graduate Research Assistant
Auburn University

Ana Catarina Sequeria

anacatte@ucm.es
Landscape Architect & GIS Landscape Analyst
University of Lisbon - Institute of Agronomy

Sanjay Sisodiya

sisodiya@uidaho.edu
Associate Professor
University of Idaho - College of Business & Economics

Laura Wommack

lwommack@uidaho.edu
Science Teacher
Mansfield High School

Maria Zubkova

mzubkova@uidaho.edu
GIS & Remote Sensing Postdoctoral Associate
University of Maryland

Graduate Students

Maryam Abbasi

Ph.D. Environmental Science
Armando McDonald

David Akowuah

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Andrew Nelson

Courage Alorbu

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Lili Cai

Chloe Arthaud

Ph.D. Environmental Science
Tara Hudiburg

Emily Behrens

M.S. Natural Resources
Andrew Nelson

Danielle Berardi

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Tara Hudiburg

Alexander Blanco

M.S. Environmental Science
Alistair Smith

Sean Di Stefano

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Jason Karl

Leah Dreesmann

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Jason Karl

Vovener de Verlands Edmond

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Andrew Nelson

Abby Ferson-Mitchell

Ph.D. Natural Resources
George Newcombe

Stephen Fillmore

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Alistair Smith

Hannah Funke

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Alistair Smith

Doug Hardman

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Alistair Smith

Alexander Hoffman

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Andrew Nelson

Kayla Johnston

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Eva Strand

Eureka Joshi

Ph.D. Environmental Science
Mark Coleman

Kelsey Jutila

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Randall Brooks

Lauren King

M.S. Natural Resources
Andrew Nelson

Frank Kramarik-Luth

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Charles Goebel

Japneet Kukal

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Armando McDonald

Sarah Larson

M.S. Natural Resources
Andrew Nelson

Dan Lauritzen

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Karen Launchbaugh

Sarah Lewis

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Eva Strand

Liang Liang

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Lili Cai

Thomas McDonough

M.S. Natural Resources
Andrew Nelson

Endalkachew Mengistie

Ph.D. Environmental Science
Armando McDonald

Berlinda Oluebube Orji

Ph.D. Environmental Science
Armando McDonald

Joshua Picotte

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Alistair Smith

JB Playfair

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Karen Launchbaugh

Josh Reed

M.S. Natural Resources
Randall Brooks

Krystal Snyder

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Armando McDonald

Benjamin Spei

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Charles Goebel

Kaitlyn Strickfaden

M.S. Natural Resources
Tim Link

Derek Tilley

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Jason Karl

Eric Winford

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Charles Goebel

Emily Yurcich

Ph.D. Natural Resources
Charles Goebel

Contact Us

Forest, Rangeland and Fire Sciences

Physical Address:
975 W. 6th Street
Moscow, Idaho

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 1133
Moscow, ID 83844-1133

Phone: 208-885-7952

Email: frfs@uidaho.edu

Web: College of Natural Resources

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