News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

February 12, 2015 — Vol. 31 No. 6

In this Issue

Howard Grimes to Take INL Position

Idaho State University's Howard Grimes, vice president for research and economic development, has accepted the position of director for innovation in industry partnerships for the Idaho National Laboratory's Energy and Environmental Science and Technology Directorate (EEST) and the Center for Advanced Energy Studies (CAES) in Idaho Falls read more

Cornelis J. (Neels) Van der Schyf Named Vice President for Research

Cornelis J. (Neels) Van der Schyf, current dean of the Idaho State University Graduate School, has been named ISU Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School, pending approval from the Idaho State Board of Education read more


Idaho State Civic Symphony to Perform Feb. 13 read more

Ron McCurdy Quartet and Idaho State Poetry Slam Set for Feb. 13 read more

All Are Invited to Chinese New Year Celebration Feb. 14 read more

"Emptying the Skies" shows Feb. 19 read more

Health Screening In Meridian Scheduled Feb. 19 read more

National Girls and Women in Sports Day Set Feb. 21 read more

College of Pharmacy's Professional Pharmacy Student Alliance Spaghetti Feed, Auction and Raffle is Feb. 27 read more

Faculty/Staff Updates

DJ WIlliams Helps Launch New Journal read more

Mona Xu's Article Accepted in Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society read more

Health Sciences Librarian Ruiling Guo Defends Doctoral Dissertation read more

News from School of Nursing read more

News Bites

ISU-Meridian Students Help Teach CPR read more

Employment Opportunities

The following departments have immediate promotional and transfer opportunities. For a complete job descriptions and application instructions visit Employees who hold permanent status in any of the following classifications may also contact the hiring departments directly to submit a resume and any other requested application materials.

Maintenance Craftsman Sr, Facilities Services. Apply by 2/20/15
Office Specialist 2, Mathematics (30 hrs/week, 10 month position)
If you hold permanent status as an OS2, please email your resume to Dr. Fisher at

Please visit for a list of all current classified, non-classified, and faculty job openings. Please call Kristi Osborn at ext. 4828 with any questions.

Human Resources will no longer send individual emails on immediate job opportunities on campus.


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