Category Archives: UC Davis

Matt Hahn @3rdreviewer talk at #UCDavis – pen and paper notes

Matt Hahn was at UC Davis giving a talk yesterday. Yes @3rdreviewer has arrived at #UCDavis #holobiont #epigenetics #aquarius pic.twitter.com/yirR4rWdio — Jonathan Eisen (@phylogenomics) October 6, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js I did not have my laptop available so took notes with – … Continue reading

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And now for some good news from UC Davis – teaching and research awards

And now for some good news from UC Davis //storify.com/phylogenomics/ucdavis-teaching-and-research-awards/embed?border=false//storify.com/phylogenomics/ucdavis-teaching-and-research-awards.js?border=false[View the story “#UCDavis Teaching and Research Awards” on Storify] ——– This is from the “Tree of Life Blog” of Jonathan Eisen, an evolutionary biologist and Open Access advocate at the … Continue reading

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On my evolving thoughts on the #UCDavis saga involving Chancellor Linda Katehi

Still trying to wrap my brain around the controversy at UC Davis involving our Chancellor (the head of the University) Linda Katehi (see some of these news stories if you are not aware of what is going on).  In some … Continue reading

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Letter from #UCDavis Profs to Janet Napolitano about possible sexism in responses to Chancellor Katehi’s activities

The current Chair of the UC Davis Division of the Academic Senate forwarded an email to UC Davis faculty today.  This email included a letter that had been send from from Linda Bisson (past Chair of the UC Davis Division … Continue reading

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UC Davis Storer Lecture series – since 1963 87% of speakers are male

I wrote this blog post a while ago but never published it partly out of fear for upsetting some of my colleagues.  I try to be brave about such things, but I guess I just did not quite get up … Continue reading

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The #UCDavis Chancellor’s Board Positions and the Need for a More Public, Open and Early Disclosure System

So, I assume by now many people out there have heard about the controversy going on at UC Davis over the board positions taken by the UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi.  If you have not – here is a brief … Continue reading

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Janelle Ayres talk at #UCDavis on host-microbe-microbiome interactions

//storify.com/phylogenomics/janelle-ayres-talk-at-ucdavis-on-host-microbe-micr/embed?border=false//storify.com/phylogenomics/janelle-ayres-talk-at-ucdavis-on-host-microbe-micr.js?border=false[View the story “Janelle Ayres talk at #UCDavis on host-microbe-microbiome interactions ” on Storify] ——– This is from the “Tree of Life Blog” of Jonathan Eisen, an evolutionary biologist and Open Access advocate at the University of California, Davis. For … Continue reading

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Evolution of DNA sequencing talk 2015 version

Crossposted from microBEnet Every year for the last few years I have given a talk on the “Evolution of DNA Sequencing” at the “Workshop in Applied Phylogenetics” at Bodega Bay Marine Lab. I just did the talk and thought I … Continue reading

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Storify of the IFAL Roundtable on Microbiomes in Food and Agriculture

Here is a quick roundup of the Roundtable discussion I was involved in on Microbiomes in Food and Agriculture run by the IFAL at UC Davis. //storify.com/phylogenomics/ifal-microbiome-discussion/embed?border=false//storify.com/phylogenomics/ifal-microbiome-discussion.js?border=false[View the story “IFAL – Institute for Food and Agricultural Literacy Microbiome Discussion at … Continue reading

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A Phoenix Rises from the Ashes: A new discovery emerges from the 2009 retraction.

This is a post in my continuing series of the “Story Behind the Paper.” series. This post is from Benjamin Schwessinger, Pamela Ronald, Rory Pruitt, Anna Joe, and Ofir Bahar. A Phoenix Rises from the Ashes: A new discovery emerges … Continue reading

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