Partner in Research
“One of the missions of the Micron Foundation is to help cultivate the next generation of scientists and engineers. The impressive work being done in UI’s College of Engineering is helping accomplish this objective. We are pleased to be able to contribute to UI’s microelectronics program as part of our support for STEM education in our state, country and around the world.”
—Mark Durcan, CEO, Micron Technology, Inc
Posted Thu, 14 Sep 2017 14:26:00 -0700All postdocs and research associates, old and new, are invited to attend our first annual Postdoc Orientation from 3-5 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 19, in IRIC 305.
Posted Wed, 13 Sep 2017 15:37:00 -0700College and universities with 3-D printing technology can foster innovations in faculty research and prepare students for a workforce that demands sharp critical thinking and collaboration skills. The right technology attracts not only bright students, but also talented faculty and valuable industry partners, leading to valuable business partnerships that can give students vital real-world experience.
Posted Wed, 13 Sep 2017 10:19:00 -0700University of Idaho faculty made major contributions to a National Academies of Sciences (NAS), Engineering and Medicine report, released in early September, titled "A Century of Wildland Fire Research: Contributions to Long-term Approaches for Wildland Fire Management." Department of Geography Associate Professor John Abatzoglou was one of four experts chosen to review the proceedings prior to publication and College of Natural Resources Assistant Professor Travis Paveglio's research on community variation in relationships and response to wildland fire was featured in the report. Read more
Posted Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:42:00 -0700A researcher in the College of Natural Resources has received a $700,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to continue studying how body size impacts behavior and survival of native antelope in Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique, Africa. Read more
Posted Tue, 12 Sep 2017 14:22:00 -0700
The Director of the Research and Faculty Development Team (RFDT) in the Office of Research & Economic Development (ORED) is responsible for the University of Idaho (UI) proposal, research and faculty development efforts and for the coordination of a team approach to support the UI’s goal to be classified as an R1 research institution by Carnegie Mellon University. The Director is responsible for overall implementation of the RFDT mission to: (1) help faculty build the capabilities and visibility needed to advance their scholarship, research, and creative activities across all career stages, and (2) facilitate collaboration around strategic funding opportunities, forming new research teams and alliances while leveraging existing strengths and partnerships. The Director is accountable for managing the efforts of all RFDT members. Read more and apply.