October 2015

Use the New UC Davis App TherMOOstat

Its early October, and while its still warm and sunny outside, youre sitting at your desk wrapped up in a sweater, frantically typing to keep warm. The office thermostat says the room is within campus standards of 68 78 degrees, but you feel like there has to be an A/C issue, and youd like someone to know about it.

Job Opportunity: SSC Payroll Coordinator - by Nov. 10

Under the guidance of the Payroll Supervisor, support a wide variety of clients in the following areas: process payroll and personnel transactions (e.g., new hire, employee separation, individual salary actions, time management and entry, leave balance and employment service credit reconciliation, student work study, salary over/under payments). Resolve key issues related to these payroll transactions.

FST grad student selected as Global Food Initiative fellow Andrea Thompson

Congratulations to graduate student Ryan Dowdy, who was selected (again!) in the second class of Global Food Initiative fellows. The fellows are students from around the UC system who will work on projects ranging from food access to policy to waste.

Job Opportunity, 4H Community Specialist 1 -by Nov. 5

Under the supervision of the 4-H the Community Education Specialist 3 (CES3), the Community Education Specialist 1 (CES 1) will perform a range of program implementation duties for the California 4-H Youth Development Education Program in order to comply with program guidelines, goals, and objectives.

Bio-Rad Seminar - Oct 29

A Breakthrough in Quantitative PCR: Droplet Digital PCR: QX100 System Droplet DigitalTM PCR Thursday, Oct 29, 2015 Seminar 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Location: 1207 RMI South Speaker: Hector Macias, PhD Field Applications Scientist Bio-Rad Laboratories
Job Opportunity, Contracts & Grants Analyst - Negotiation Team - by Oct. 22 tfortis

Under the direction of the Executive Director of Research Administration, as member of the Sponsored Programs Negotiation Team, work with faculty, other researcher, and their departmental support from all UC Davis colleges/schools, including School of Medicine, to review and; negotiate confidentiality agreements, and moderately complex to complex research agreements with sponsors; The projects typically involve moderate level negotiations, with representatives of corporate sponsors; The incumbent will also provide support to Senior Contracts and Grants Officers of the Team with respect to r

Grand Opening of Horticulture Innovation Lab Demonstration Center

For World Food Day 2015, please join the Horticulture Innovation Lab in celebrating the opening of its new demonstration center on campus. The new outdoor center displays African and Asian vegetables, along with technologies that the Horticulture Innovation Lab team uses around the world to help smallholder farmers better grow fruits and vegetables.