Category Archives: Misc.

Cornell University-MBG job posting

Posting this: Dear Dr. Eisen, We are writing to enlist your assistance in identifying talented candidates for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY. We are … Continue reading

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Grant opportunities from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Received this email: Dear Colleagues, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is now inviting applications to Grand Challenges Explorations, which has awarded over 1070 grants in over 58 countries to date. Grand Challenges Explorations seeks innovative global health and development … Continue reading

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Single cell genomics at #UCDavis …

z UCDMCroadshow2014-BGImod.pdf

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Sept 15-16, NCBI Discovery workshops at #UCDavis – Entrez, Blast, Genomes, more

Event: NCBI Discovery Workshops, four 2.5-hour hands-on training sessions emphasizing NCBI resources such as BLAST and Nucleotide. Presented by NCBI staff at UC Davis on Monday, September 15 & Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2205 Haring Hall Session 1: Navigating … Continue reading

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Funding and Ship-time Opportunities (XPrize, JAMSTEC and Simons)

Just got this email announcement from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and thought the announcements would be of interest. Dear colleague, Here are some opportunities that have crossed our radar. We apologize for the spam. XPrize’s latest innovation competition: … Continue reading

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Census of Deep Life call for proposals for sequencing metagenomes or 16S rDNA amplicons of communities from the deep subsurface.

Deep Carbon Observatory: Deep Life Community (DLC) Calls for Proposals The DLC will accept electronic submissions until September 20, 2014 for proposals to the Census of Deep Life to support high throughput sequencing of metagenomes or 16S rDNA amplicons of … Continue reading

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UC Riverside hiring a faculty member in Evolutionary Genomics

Letter Community Ecology-Biology to send.pdf Evolutionary_Genomics_ad_v1.pdf

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Session on microbial interactions at ASLO 2015 in Spain

Just got a conference announcement that seems of interest: We would like to invite you to participate in our session “MICROBIAL INTERACTIONS ACROSS THE DOMAINS OF LIFE” (# 058) at the ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting in Granada, Spain, 22-27 February … Continue reading

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9/10 AT #UCDAVIS – Brad Sherman on “Geographical Indications on Origin and Indigenous Knowledge”

sherman_09-10-14.pdf

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Could be interesting: @jennomics “Biogeography of microbial communities associated with seagrasses”

Postdoc Seminar Series presents: Jenna Morgan Lang Eisen lab, Genome Center Biogeography of microbial communities associated with seagrasses 1022 Life Sciences 12:10 pm on Tuesday 2nd September

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