ISU News: Research
ISU doctoral researcher Jeremy Brooks perseveres through disrupted Yellowstone field season
May 12, 2020
POCATELLO – Idaho State University doctoral field researcher Jeremy Brooks was expecting to be out in the wild, open spaces of Yellowstone National Park this spring collecting crucial data for a National Science Foundation study. Instead, for the bulk of the semester he has found himself inside his home using a microscope to examine aquatic insect samples, measuring the teeth of blackfly larvae and the patterns of colorations on the backs of stoneflies.
ISU's Team Bird Brain receives $358,000 funding extension from National Institutes of Health
April 21, 2020
ISU's TEAM BIRD BRAIN, the lab of Associate Professor of Neurophysiology Jason Pilarski, recently received funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support a project entitled "MECHANISMS OF RESPIRATORY-RELATED RHYTHMIC MOTOR ACTIVITY AND PLASTICITY IN THE DEVELOPING AVIAN BRAIN STEM" (Direct costs= $358,572).
2020 ISU Outstanding Researcher Awards announced
April 8, 2020
POCATELLO – Five Idaho State University faculty members have been selected by their peers to receive the 2020 Outstanding Researcher Awards.
Idaho Chapter American Fisheries Society honors ISU Professor Ernest Keeley
April 6, 2020
POCATELLO – Idaho State University biological sciences Professor Ernest Keeley has received the Outstanding Professional Award by the Idaho Chapter of the American Fisheries Society.
CAES announces participants in Summer Visiting Faculty Program including four from ISU
April 2, 2020
The Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) Leadership team is pleased to announce the selected participants for the 2020 CAES Summer Visiting Faculty Program (CSVFP). Those participants include Idaho State University's Amir Ali, Daniel LaBrier, Anna McCarrey and Irene van Woerden.
Center for Advanced Energy Studies hosts online "Solve Climate by 2030" panel April 7
March 25, 2020
Idaho State University's Linda Engle among panelists
Clarity Pharmaceuticals signs copper-67 supply agreement with ISU Idaho Accelerator Center
March 12, 2020
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – Clarity Pharmaceuticals, a radiopharmaceutical company focused on the treatment of serious disease, is pleased to announce the signing of a Product Supply Agreement with the Idaho State University Idaho Accelerator Center (IAC) for the production and commercial supply of copper-67 (Cu-67).
Underrepresented college students benefit more from ‘active learning’ techniques in STEM courses
March 10, 2020
Idaho State's Brandon Peecook was a co-author on the study as a UW doctoral student
Office of Research grant writing workshop attracts large audience
March 3, 2020
More than 50 ISU faculty and staff participated in the March 3 “Write Winning Grant Proposals” full-day workshop sponsored by the ISU Office for Research. The workshop occurred in the Pond Student Union Wood River Suites and was also broadcast to researchers at ISU's Meridian campus.
ISU Research Office awards more than $51,000 through Small Grant Program; 2020 proposals due March 1
February 27, 2020
POCATELLO – Idaho State University’s Office for Research recently awarded more than $51,000 to researchers across campus through the University’s Internal Small Grant (ISG) program and proposals for the spring 2020 ISG program competition are due to Sponsored Programs and Support by March 1.