The BEACON Center for the Study of Evolution in Action is an NSF Science and Technology Center founded with the mission of illuminating and harnessing the power of evolution in action to advance science and technology and benefit society Learn More

Center for Health in the Human Ecosystem

The Center for Health in the Human Ecosystem is a multidisciplinary and collaborative center for excellence to build a more sustainable human ecosystem through research, teaching and outreach. Learn More

Center for Modeling Complex Interactions (CMCI)

The Center for Modeling Complex Interactions (CMCI) has created the intellectual, cultural, and physical environment to foster synergy in interdisciplinary biomedical research. It brings together modelers and empirical scientists to address problems across all levels of biological organization, from biophysical to ecological. Research groups focus on specific questions while interacting with CMCI postdoctoral scientists who devote full-time effort to collaborative modeling. Learn More

EPSCoR In Idaho

EPSCoR represents a federal-state partnership to enhance the science and engineering research, education, and technology capabilities of states that traditionally have received smaller amounts of federal R&D funds. Learn More


The INBRE Program has the express purpose to increase Idaho’s competitiveness for federal biomedical research funding. Learn More

Northwest Knowledge Network (NKN)

The Northwest Knowledge Network (NKN) provides data management support and applications for UI researchers and their collaborators. Learn More

Polymorphic Games

The University of Idaho's own evolutionary video game studio. Instead of pre-programming, scripted enemy behaviors to escalate difficulty, Polymorphic Games uses populations of creatures that evolve - and specifically evolve to beat your strategy. Learn More