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Idaho State University

Department of Biological Sciences

Our Vision: To inspire our students to wonder about the living world and strive to better understand it.

Our Mission: We are a community that advances understanding of the biological sciences through active discovery, learning and engagement with society.

Our Values: 

  • Diversity: We reflect the aspirations, interests, and identities of our communities
  • Community: A culture of mutual trust, respect, accountability, and camaraderie
  • Passion: An enthusiastic dedication to our work
  • Empowerment: Helping individuals realize their talents and fulfill their potential
  • Excellence: An international reputation for innovative scholarship with regional impacts
  • Sincerity: Inspire confidence and reliability in ourselves and others

To learn more about our department and our future plans, please read the BioSci Strategic Plan.