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Meet the CIC Staff

Micah Buckmiller | Lab Instructor

About Me

Ask me about river surfing.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, and 308.

Vivian Carpenter | Undergraduate CIA

About Me

I am a senior studying Biology with a Human Biology Emphasis and a Chemistry minor. My camera roll may or may not be filled with pictures of my dog.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, and 310

Joanne Castle | Lab Instructor

About Me

I am a proud Bosie State Mom!

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Nicole Cornell | CIC Manager

About Me

Come in and ask me why I am pointing at this window.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

Madison Dirks | Graduate Student

About Me

I once wore a dress every single day of December (even while skiing) to raise awareness and money in order to prevent sex trafficking.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, and 112.

Nedra El-Mansouri | Lab Instructor

Nedra El-Mansouri About Me

I graduated from The College of Idaho in 2012 and have been and Boise State for two years. I enjoy backpacking, running relays, concerts, being with friends and family, and my job.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 308, and 310.

Maddie Fletcher | CIA & Senior in Heath Science Studies

About Me

I am a member of Alpha Xi Delta and I volunteer with the Red cross. Outside of school, I love traveling and spending time outside. Fun fact: I’ve been to Hawaii 9 times and it’s where this picture was taken!

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Sierra Kistler | Undergraduate CIA

About Me:

I am a Junior studying Health science with a Biology minor. I love to spend time outdoors in the sunshine and trying new foods!

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, and 308.

Crystal Lundgren | Undergraduate

About Me

I am a senior graduating with a Chemistry degree in May. I love the woods, girthy naps, and jokes.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 101L, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Yume Mai | Graduate Student

About Me

I’m Yume Mai the Science Guy (… no I’m kidding, I’m not). I love to travel and I love good food.

I can help you with:

Chem 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Tucker Melles | Graduate Student

About Me

I like the outdoors and sports.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Abigail Mills | Undergraduate CIA

About Me

I am a sophomore majoring in Chemistry. I play on the club softball team and I love to spend time in the great outdoors.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Thaaer Muhammed | Lab Instructor

Thaaer Muhammed, Chemistry graduate assistantAbout Me:

I am graduate student. I plan to finish my thesis and defense in this semester and graduate next semester.

I can help you with:

Chem 307, 308, 309, and 310.

Crystal Paulus | Graduate Student

About Me:

I love the sun and being outside when it is actually above 70°F.

I can help you with:

Chem 111, Chem 111L.

Ryan Rau | Undergraduate CIA

About Me:

I am senior studying Chemistry with a Materials Science minor. My happy place is laying on a river bank under the stars.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 211, 212, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

Bekah Rozowski | CIA

About Me:

A few things about me… I love Chemistry, Netflix, mermaids, and dogs. I am a senior Chemistry major graduation in May (woohoo!!).

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Ian Shaw | Lab Instructor

About Me:

I love playing and collecting board games and I have a black belt in taekwondo.

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, 112L, 307, 308, 309, and 310.

Dana Small | Undergraduate CIA

About Me:

I am a Junior studying with a Chemistry Minor. I love dogs and have an addiction to coffee!

I can help you with:

Chem 101, 102, 111, 111L, 112, and 112L.

Whitney Walker | Lab Instructor

About Me:

I love reading and anything to do with Doctor Who.

I can help you with:

Chem 102, 111, 307, 308, 309, and 310.