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Idaho State University


About the Environmental Health & Safety Department

The Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Department reports to the interim codirectors Nancy Fox and Jennifer Parrott, who—in that capacity—report to the Assistant Vice President of Finance & Business Services. The department is located in the Physical Science Building, rooms 101B (as well as 101A, 102, 103, and 105) of Building 3 of the Pocatello Campus.

We employ a mix of full-time EHS professionals, and part-time EHS interns (students).


To Assist students and employees in achieving their goals by delivering technical expertise in safety and regulatory compliance. 


To Foster partnerships that empower ISU to create a culture of safety that protects human health and the environment.

The EHS Department manages the following program areas: Chemical Safety, Operational Safety, Environmental Protection, Biological Safety, and Industrial Hygiene.