News and Notes

A Newsletter for Faculty and Staff of Idaho State University

January 21, 2016 — Vol. 32 No. 3

In this Issue

Professor Xiaomeng (Mona) Xu honored as Rising Star by the Association for Psychological Science

The Association for Psychological Science has honored Idaho State University Assistant Experimental Psychology Professor Xiaomeng (Mona) Xu as a 2015 Rising Star. read more


Africa Night is Jan. 23 read more

Idaho Museum of Natural History to host Portneuf River visioning presentations Jan. 27 and 28 read more

The 29th annual Idaho State University Jazz Festival features Industrial Revelation, a fresh and energetic group from Seattle, Feb. 6. read more

Idaho State Civic Symphony Valentine's dinner and concert set Feb. 12 read more

Idaho State University's 'A Season of Note' will present country singers Terri Clark, Aaron Tippin Feb. 25 read more

News Bites

Spring Professional Development Award deadline Feb.1. read more

College of Science and Engineering announces new Department of Physics, Nuclear and Electrical Engineering read more

Idaho State University Distinguished Faculty nominations sought read more

Bothersome ringing in your ears? read more

United Way Campaign surpasses goal, collects more than $67,000 read more

Faculty/Staff Updates

Alex Bolinger and his co-author, Kory Brown of Pacific Lutheran University are being featured in a podcast on Sage Publishing's "Management INK" website this month. read more

Howard Gauthier's book used in sports management classes nationwide read more

Sandra Shropshire, Jenny Semenza and Regina Koury's paper was published in Knowledge Management in Libraries and Organizations read more

Counseling Faculty and Students Make Presentations 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.

Media Equipment Specialist-Meridian PA Program. Apply by 01/27/2016.
Custodian-Performing Arts Center. Apply by 01/31/2016.
Maintenance & Operations Supervisor-Pond Student Union. Apply by 01/25/16.

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.


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