About Us

Mission

The mission of the UC Davis Microbiome Special Research Program (SRP) is to enhance and transform microbiome related work throughout UC Davis campus. 

We do this by programs and projects focused on four target areas:

  • Interdisciplinary innovation

  • Training and education

  • Infrastructure and resources

  • Community building

Advisory Committee

Satya Dandekar

    Satya Dandekar

    • Professor & Chair
    • Medical Microbiology & Immunology, School of Medicine
    James Griesemer

    James Griesemer

    • Professor & Chair
    • Philosophy; Center for Science and Innovation Studies
    Peter Lee

    Peter Lee

    • Professor
    • School of Law; Center for Science and Innovation Studies
    Stanley Marks

    Stanley Marks

    • Professor
    • Medicine & Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine
    David Mills

    David Mills

    • Professor, Peter J. Shields Endowed Chair in Dairy Food Science
    • Food Science and Technology; Viticulture and Enology
    Debbie Niemeier

    Debbie Niemeier

    • Professor
    • Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Helen Raybould

    Helen Raybould

    • Professor
    • Anatomy, Physiology & Cell Biology, School of Veterinary Medicine
    Jorge Rodrigues

    Jorge Rodrigues

    • Associate Professor
    • Land, Air, & Water Resources
    John Stachowicz

    John Stachowicz

    • Professor and Chair
    • Evolution & Ecology; Center for Population Biology; Coastal and Marine Sciences Institute
    Dawn Sumner

    Dawn Sumner 

    • Professor
    • Earth and Planetary Sciences
    Elaine Waetjen

    Elaine Waetjen

    • Professor 
    • Obstetrics & Gynecology, School of Medicine