Category Archives: Misc.

Wanted – info on workshops in and around Northern California on bioinformatics & genomics

I have been asked by multiple students about this topic and figured I would just put it out there.  I am trying to compile information  on workshops and short courses on topics relating to genomics or bioinformatics that are in the … Continue reading

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Meeting announcement: “Modeling the Spread and Control of Ebola in W. Africa”, Atlanta, GA, Jan 22-23, 2015

Of possible interest: Modeling the Spread and Control of Ebola in W. Africa Historic Academy of Medicine @ Georgia Tech Atlanta, GA, USA Jan 22-23, 2015 Website: bit.ly/ebm_gt Please see attached for an image and pdf meeting flyer. The organizing … Continue reading

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Call for Participant Applications: Sustaining Biological Infrastructure

Of possible interest … Dear NSF Division of Biological Infrastructure Principal Investigator: The Ecological Society of America (ESA) announces the training course “Sustaining Biological Infrastructure (SBI): Strategies for Success – A Short Course for Project Directors.” Please see the call … Continue reading

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Cool opportunity: Postdoctoral Scholar: Disease transmission in societies

http://www.cidd.psu.edu/jobs/postdoctoral-scholar-disease-transmission-in-societies Postdoctoral Scholar: Disease transmission in societies Campus/Location: University Park Campus Date Announced: 11/27/2014 Work Unit: College of Agricultural Sciences Job Number: 54802 Department: Entomology The laboratories of Drs David Hughes, Ephraim Hanks and Matt Ferrari are seeking a Postdoctoral … Continue reading

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California Council on Science and Technology – CCST S&T Policy Fellowship Applications Open

Just received this from the Moore Foundation Dear Friends and Colleagues, Please help us spread the word! We have opened up the application period for the 7th year of CCST Science and Technology Policy Fellowship (see below) that places professional … Continue reading

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Today at #UCDavis: Zach Lewis on “Influences on the Infant Intestinal Microbiome”

MIC 291: Selected Topics in Microbiology Work-in-Progress Seminars Zachery Lewis Exit Seminar (Mills Lab) "Influences on the Infant Intestinal Microbiome" Wednesday, December 10, 2014 4:10 pm 1022 Life Sciences Host: Prof. John Roth, Dept. of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Lewis … Continue reading

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PhD Opportunity in Birmingham, UK on the ‘Omics of oil spills w/ @hollybik

Just got this by email from Holly Bik who was a PostDoc in my lab until a few months ago .. Dear Colleagues, I wanted to bring to your attention a PhD opportunity in my group at the University of … Continue reading

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Faculty position – Integrative Genetics – University of Akron

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Talk at #UCDavis 12/11 by Evelyn Lincoln “Publication Anxiety in Early Modern Italy”

Please join Innovating Communication and Scholarship (ICIS), the Center for Science and Innovation Studies (CSIS), and Science and Technology Studies for a lunchtime event with Evelyn Lincoln on: Publication Anxiety in Early Modern Italy When: Thursday December 11th from 12:10 … Continue reading

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Talk at #UCDavis 12/2: Parasite manipulation of host phenotype: mechanisms, behavior, ecology, and evolution

Kelly Weinersmith Exit seminar Tuesday (Dec 2nd) at 9AM in 2120J Wickson Hall. "Parasite manipulation of host phenotype: mechanisms, behavior, ecology, and evolution." Exit Seminar Flyer Weinersmith.pdf

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