EPSCoR-Funded Student Researchers

Learn about some of the many students funded by Idaho EPSCoR projects — where they are from, where they went to school, their research projects, and regions impacted by their research. Click a student name to learn more.

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Student Name/Hometown School/Major EPSCoR Award Research Location Research in Counties Legislative District(s)
Lizzie holding a Yellowstone Cuttthroat Trout

Lizzie Jossie

Medford, OR
Idaho State University
Biological Sciences
Graduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Teton River Watershed Teton, Madison District 32, District 34
Aaliyah Tovar in lab

Aaliyah Tovar

Rathdrum, ID
(Kootenai County)
Idaho State University
Biomedical Sciences
Undergraduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Idaho State Univerity Bannock District 29
Carlie Sharpes working at Hagerman fish research facility

Carlie Sharpes

Boise, ID
(Ada County)
University of Idaho
Environmental Science
Graduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Hagerman Fish Culture Experiment Station; Little Jacks, Duncan, Williams, Keithley, Whiskey Jack, Trail, Fawn, Upper Mann and Boulder creeks Gooding, Owyhee, Washington, Elmore, Boundary District 1, District 8, District 9, District 23, District 24
Cayden Whipkey-Field Research

Cayden Whipkey

Nampa, ID
(Canyon County)
College of Western Idaho
Biology
Undergraduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Castle Rocks State Park, Idaho Cassia, Ada District 27, District 19
Claire with Idaho Landscape in the background

Claire Vaage

Boise, ID
(Ada County)
Boise State University
Environmental Science
Undergraduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Dry Creek Experimental Watershed Ada District 19
Eden with raptor

Eden Ravecca

Boise, ID
(Ada County)
Boise State University
Biological Sciences
Graduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey NCA Ada, Elmore District 22, District 23
Michael Wojahn portrait

John M. A. Wojahn (Michael)

Boise, ID
(Ada County)
Boise State University
Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
Graduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324
Leticia Camacho with raptors

Leticia Camacho

Boise, ID
(Ada County)
Boise State University
Biological Sciences
Graduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 southwest Idaho Ada, Elmore District 22, District 23
Profile picture of Mahrissa Clark-Idaho State University undergraduate researcher on the Idaho GEM3 project

Mahrissa Clark

Pocatello, ID
(Bannock County)
Idaho State University
Biomedical Sciences
Undergraduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Idaho State Univerity Bannock District 29
Portrait picture of Mauricio Nava, Jr.

Mauricio Nava, Jr.

Boise, ID
(Boise County)
College of Western Idaho
Biology
Undergraduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Ada District 1
Ruth Andrew in ISU research facility

Ruth Andrews

Caldwell, ID
(Canyon County)
Idaho State University
Biological Sciences
Undergraduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Idaho Bannock District 29
Sidney Fellows in the Camas

Sidney Fellows

Fort Hall, ID
(Bingham County)
Idaho State University
Biological Sciences
Undergraduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Fort Hall, Idaho; Camas Prairie Centennial Marsh; Grays Lake National Wildlife Refuge Bannock, Bingham, Camas, Power, Caribou District 26, District 28, District 31
Tyler Breech with Redband Trout

Tyler Breech

Millville, PA
Idaho State University
Biological Sciences
Graduate student
GEM3 | OIA-1757324 Species distribution for Redband Trout in western North America Bonner, Boundary, Benewah, Idaho, Boise, Valley, Washington, Ada, Owyhee, Elmore, Twin Falls, Blaine, Camas District 1, District 5, District 7, District 8, District 9, District 19, District 23, District 25, District 26
Andrew Child holding an interior Redband Trout

Andrew Child

Post Falls, ID
(Kootenai County)
University of Idaho
Environmental Science
Post-Doctoral student
MILES | IIA-1301792 Lake Coeur d'Alene Watershed Kootenai, Shoshone, Benewah District 2, District 3, District 4, District 5, District 7
Kassandra Townsend portrait

Kassandra Townsend

Nampa, ID
(Canyon County)
University of Idaho
Natural Resources
Graduate student
MILES | IIA-1301792 southwest Idaho Ada, Elmore District 22, District 23
Leticia Herkshan portrait photograph

Laticia Herkshan

Fort Hall, ID
(Bingham County)
Idaho State University
Political Science
Graduate student
MILES | IIA-1301792 Shoshone Bannock Tribes; Idaho State University Bingham, Bannock District 28, District 29, District 31
Matt Clark with raptor

Matt Clark

Pleasant Hill, CA
Boise State University
Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
Graduate student
MILES | IIA-1301792