Human Resources

Welcome to Assistant Professor Andrew Gravelle

July 16, 2021

Please welcome Food Science and Technology's newest faculty member, Assistant Professor Andrew Gravelle.  Andrew comes to us from the University of Guelph, where he earned his Ph.D. in Food Science this year.  His M.S. and B.S. degrees were in Biophysics, also at the University of Guelph, after which he was a Research Associate in Food Science for seven years, 2011-2017, just prior to his doctoral degree studies from 2018-2021.   

Andrea Aguilar receives professional human resources certification

May 25, 2021

Two members of the College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences (CAES) Distributed Shared Services Center (DiSSC) have received certifications from the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) - human resources managers Andrea Aguilar (from our BFTV Cluster) and Leslie Jones.

DiSSC is a two-year-old department that delivers human resources, payroll and leave administration services throughout the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. It was created in 2019 after the campus converted to a new payroll and human resources system called UCPath. 

Margaret Lawson creates Scholarship & Fellowship for FST Undergrad and Graduate Students Zann Gates August 25, 2020

In recognition of the value of her UC Davis Food Science degrees, Alumna Margaret Lawson ’77, MS ’79, has made an estate commitment to create the Margaret A. Lawson Scholarship for undergraduate students in food science, and the Margaret A. Lawson Fellowship to support graduate students in food science. These funds will be endowed in perpetuity to support and encourage generations of UC Davis students seeking food science degrees.

***Important SISS Updates and Reminders*** tfortis December 14, 2015
SISS will be closed on December 24, 2015-January 1, 2016. We will re-open on Monday, January 4, 2016, but there will be limited staffing. Please keep this in mind and plan ahead! Please read this article for a full briefing on the upcoming deadlines.
December Pay Availability, Holiday Closure, and Online W-2s tfortis December 09, 2015
The Payroll Services staff would like to inform employees and departmental payroll staff about December pay availability, Online Form W-2 enrollment, and other pay-related items of interest during the upcoming winter break.

2016 Open Enrollment through Nov. 24

November 06, 2015
Open Enrollment is the annual opportunity to review your insurance plan coverage and make changes if you wish. As always, it is important to take the time to review your enrollments to insure they are the best choices for you and your eligible family members.

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

October 26, 2015

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.

Jr. Specialist Recruitment Posting - by Oct 7

September 15, 2015
The Junior Specialist will report directly to principal investigator and work with undergraduate, graduate, post-doctoral scholars, and visiting scientists in the Marco laboratory. This laboratory is investigating the functions of beneficial microorganisms in food production and human health. FFD: 10/7/15