Category Archives: Misc.

USC / C-DEBI seeks a full-time Diversity Specialist to join its team!

USC/C-DEBI seeks a full-time Diversity Specialist [ advertisement PDF ] The USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations (C-DEBI) is seeking a full-time Diversity Specialist to join its team! C-DEBI is a multi-institutional research and … Continue reading

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How to get some extra eyes on your publication – email everyone cited in it

Interesting way of getting people to look at a paper. I am sure other places do this but I have not seen it too often (though this was in SPAM and I only found it by searching SPAM for some … Continue reading

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Flow Cytometry Course for Aquatic Sciences @ Bigelow Laboratory Sept 12-16, 2016

Introduction to Flow Cytometry for Aquatic Sciences September 12-16, 2016 Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, East Boothbay, Maine, USA Course information and Registration: https://www2.bigelow.org/services/fac/education This course is organized by Dr. Nicole Poulton, Director of the J.J. MacIsaac Facility for Aquatic … Continue reading

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Interesting: Letters from grad school

of possible interest – just got this in email   Call for submissions: For every graduate student, graduate school is a different experience filled with ups, downs, failures, and successes. The goal of Letters from Graduate School is to build … Continue reading

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Special Seminar hosted by Alliance for Diversity in Science and Engineering_ Friday, June 24

Dr. Denneal Jamison-McClung will give a talk hosted by Alliance for Diversity in Science and Engineering – UC Davis (ADSE-UCD) on Friday, June 24th at 2:00-3:30 (see attached flyer).  Anyone interested in the subject matter is welcome to attend. Denneal Jamison-McClung Diversity in Pathways.pdf

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Faculty Positions at #UCDavis in Disease Biology (1 in Entomology, 1 in PlantPath)

UC DAVIS FACULTY POSITION ANNOUNCEMENTS UC Davis is recruiting two faculty, one each in Entomology and Plant Pathology, to work on organisms related to disease biology. These hires are part of a number of recent and potential future hires in … Continue reading

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PostDoc at UC Davis on Prunus replant disease (PRD) (including microbiome related studies)

Postdoctoral Scholar Position Available Plant Pathology Department University of California, Davis Campus Job Details: The successful candidate will conduct basic and applied research contributing to sustainable management of Prunus replant disease (PRD; a soilborne disease complex), especially as it affects … Continue reading

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Lee Kump 6/1 at #UCDavis – How did the atmosphere become oxygen-rich?

________ Seminar Announcement The Dept. of Earth and Planetary Sciences is hosting the Eldridge Moores Distinguished Visiting Scholar, Professor Lee Kump of Penn State University who will be delivering the Distinguished Lecture “How did the atmosphere become oxygen-rich?” at 4:10 … Continue reading

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Today at #UCDavis: Kabir Peay on ‘Microbes, mutualism and the nature of soil biodiversity’

Kabir Peay Stanford University "Microbes, mutualism and the nature of soil biodiversity" 4:10pm Social Sciences 1100. Abstract: Microbes are a critical component of the diversity and function of ecosystems. Among microbes, fungi are key regulators of decomposition rates, facilitate plant … Continue reading

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#UCDavis summer program on “Girls Saving the World through Engineering”

The UC Davis Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering will be offering a free five day camp will engage girls in sustainable engineering design: "Girls Saving the World through Engineering." Through hands-on activities, design challenges, and discussions, girls will 1) … Continue reading

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