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The Academic Senate is the University of California’s faculty government. Through the Senate, faculty work in partnership with the administration to govern and fulfill UC's missions of teaching, research, and public service. Learn more...

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Davis Division News

Revised Bylaws and Regulations

The Representative Assembly approved revisions to one Davis Division Bylaw and eight Regulations during the 2017-18 academic year. These revisions go into effect on September 1, 2018, and will be reflected on the Davis Division's Bylaws and Regulations listings on that date. Track-changed revisions are available now for review. Read more...

Faculty Spotlight

Carlito Lebrilla is the 2018 recipient of the Faculty Distinguished Research Award

2018 Faculty Distinguished Research Award

Carlito Lebrilla, Department of Chemistry

(From Dateline) There could have been no better place for Carlito Lebrilla's research to thrive than UC Davis. 

"What's around you influences what you do scientifically," the chemistry professor said. "It's only been possible in Davis because of who is here, because we are unique in having an agricultural school, veterinary school and a medical school all in one location." Read more...

UC Davis Dateline News

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