But Josh Meekings returns from a back strain to partner Danny Devine in central defence.
Captain Richie Foran is set to miss out again with a knee injury while Simon King (ankle) and Chris Hogg (knee) remain on the sidelines.
Dundee United have signed Marcus Tornstrand following a trial but the 23-year-old free agent will not face Inverness.
The Swedish defender will build up his match fitness before getting his SPL debut.
Tornstrand was brought in after Gavin Gunning was ruled out with a knee injury.