Finished your PhD? Six questions to ask yourself about what’s next: Dr. Trisha Atwood Interviewed

There are many different paths that can lead to a successful career, from increasing your publication numbers or transitioning to a different lab or institution to acknowledging that what you really need is a break. Nature Index asked five researchers for their insights on what to do after completing a PhD.

New Model Improves Management of Wetland, Floodplain and River Habitats

USU Associate Professor David Rosenberg and Ayman Alafifi, a water resources engineer at Brown and Caldwell, have developed an innovative computer model that helps water and wetland managers make better, data-based decisions.

Matt Yost Recognized for Early Career Research/Outreach on Utah’s Water Use

Matt Yost, an assistant professor and Extension agroclimate specialist at Utah State University, has been recognized by the American Society of Agronomy with the organization’s Early Career Award.

Land-use and Personal Wellbeing is Topic for USU’s Research Landscapes

Researcher Courtney Flint, a natural resources sociologist, will address how understanding the relationship between Utah's lands and personal well being, as well as the importance of including the goals and objectives of key stakeholders in making land-use decisions, is necessary for Utah's future at the next Research Landscapes in Salt Lake City.

Against the Current: Trisha Atwood Receives Early-Career Research Fellowship

Trisha Atwood of Watershed Sciences and the Ecology Center is a recipient of a National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Gulf Research Program Early-Career Research Fellowship.

Mekong River at its lowest in 100 years, threatening food supply.

A severe drought that has caused water levels in Southeast Asia’s Mekong River to drop to their lowest in more than 100 years could have devastating consequences for fish, as well as the tens of millions of people living and working along the river, experts warn.

USU Ecologist Receives DOE Grant to Study Soil’s Role in Carbon Cycle

Utah State University ecologist Bonnie Waring heads one of seven projects chosen nationally by competitive peer review for a U.S. Department of Energy Terrestrial Ecological Sciences grant.

Coldwater Fishing in a Warming Climate

Smith Lab publishes new research on anglers' adaptations to climate change on the Yellowstone River

Emily Wilkins QCNR Doctoral Student Researcher of the Year

Wilkins is a CAS Cohort 2 student in the Smith Lab

Trainee Rachel Hager Selected as AAAS Mass Media Fellow

Hager will collaborate with media professionals at the Idaho Statesman in Boise, Idaho