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Posted Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:37:00 -0800The National Academy of Inventors has elected University of Idaho researcher Greg Moller as a fellow of the academy for his innovative work to clean wastewater in Idaho and worldwide. Moller, a member of the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences faculty since 1990, holds six patents. All of them are licensed by companies that treat wastewater from communities and businesses. Moller also has three patents pending final approval. Read more
Posted Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:55:00 -0800The Institute for Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Studies (IBEST) is hosting an open session for Barrie Robison, a candidate for the position of IBEST director. The forum is 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec.. 13, in the IRIC Atrium. This session is an opportunity to discuss his vision for IBEST, including major challenges he may see and what he would bring to the position in the role of director. IBEST faculty, staff and students are encouraged to attend. Read more
Posted Thu, 07 Dec 2017 14:35:00 -0800A Moscow woman who pioneered Inland Northwest science fiction conventions donated decades of books, art, costumes and documents to the University of Idaho Library’s Special Collections and Archives. Read more
Posted Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:20:00 -0800Two finalists for the position of director of the Research and Faculty Development, within the Office for Research and Economic Development (ORED), will be on campus Dec. 12-13. An open forum will be held from 9:10-10:40 a.m. each day in Morrill Hall, Room 402, in Moscow. Research and Faculty Development is a new unit under ORED and each candidate has been asked to prepare a presentation on his/her vision for promoting research and faculty development at UI. There will be time for Q&A after each presentation. Copies of each candidate's CV will be available at his/her session and the search committee will hand out evaluation forms to collect feedback from those who attend the forums. For further information, please contact Deb Shaver at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted Tue, 05 Dec 2017 15:18:00 -0800The College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences has named the awardees of its 2018 CLASS Summer Research Grants. These grants support tenure-track and tenured faculty in the creation of a sustainable research or creative project. Read more
Posted Mon, 04 Dec 2017 09:08:00 -0800Join the Office of Research and Economic Development at our SAS (Short and Sweet) Talks featuring researchers from across campus from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, in the IRIC Step Auditorium. Ten rapid-fire presentations will over a fast-paced, exciting look at some of our rising star researchers. The event is free and open to all with a networking reception after the presentations.
Posted Fri, 01 Dec 2017 13:33:00 -0800Two nuclear engineering students at the University of Idaho in Idaho Falls have been awarded prestigious competitive fellowships as part of the inaugural year of a partnership with the Idaho National Laboratory. Read more
Posted Thu, 30 Nov 2017 12:32:00 -0800Graduating students are eligible to receive a combined 618 degrees this December at the University of Idaho fall commencement ceremony. Candidates applied for 436 baccalaureate degrees, 151 master’s degrees, 19 doctoral degrees, five law degrees and seven specialist degrees. Read more
Posted Mon, 27 Nov 2017 12:16:00 -0800The Integrated Research and Innovation Center (IRIC) Facility Committee continues to consider applications for space in the IRIC building. University of Idaho faculty and staff can access application forms online. The deadline for the next round of consideration is 3:00pm Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. Read more
Posted Mon, 27 Nov 2017 09:17:00 -0800The Idaho INBRE Program invites faculty interested in becoming an INBRE mentor and students interested in summer research opportunities to an open house from 1:30-5 p.m., Thursday Nov. 30, in the Mines Building, Room 319. A special presentation will be given by Dr. Amy Bryant of the Boise VA Medical Center.