The Ornamental & Environmental Horticulture, Nurseries & Master Gardener Program Team and the Water Resources Program Team will meet on Nov. 13-14, 2013 at the Putah Creek Lodge in Davis. Workgroups will meet on Nov. 12.
Registration and draft agendas will be available soon. Possible agenda topics include new positions, trainings and any agenda suggestions you may have.
As part of the University’s obligation to be transparent and publicly accountable for its conduct, including the way it compensates its faculty and staff, UC is conducting its annual disclosure of systemwide employee compensation for calendar year 2012. This disclosure parallels last year’s payroll disclosure and is consistent with similar practices at many other public institutions.
The 2012 payroll data, along with a summary analysis, is available online at
Letters of Intent for ANR’s 2013 competitive grants program are due Friday, July 26. The competitive grants system will accept submissions until 11:59 p.m. on Friday, but technical assistance will be provided only until 5 p.m.
The request for proposals is posted at http://ucanr.edu/cg.
Submitting a Letter of Intent (LOI) is the first step of applying for a grant. Applicants selected to submit a full proposal will be notified by Monday, August 19. Full proposals will be due Friday, October 4.
I am pleased to inform you that the University will be implementing systemwide salary increases for the 2013-14 fiscal year for all non-represented career staff employees.
The increases, which were authorized by President Yudof, are intended to acknowledge the fact that non-represented staff employees have received only one general salary increase in the past five years. The increases also are intended to partially offset increased retirement and health benefit costs that faculty and staff have absorbed over the past few years.
Non-Represented Staff Employees
Effective July 2013 non-represented career staff employees will receive a three (3) percent across the board...
We are pleased to announce the request for proposals (RFP) for ANR’s 2013 competitive grants program. The RFP is posted at http://ucanr.edu/cg.
Taking into consideration several comments from the Partnership to Advance Cooperative Extension (PACE) effort and others, we have made significant changes to this year’s competitive grants proposal process. The program is similar to last year’s with the additions of the following:
- PIs can submit proposals for research and/or extension projects.
- Early-career academics are strongly encouraged to apply.
- Cross-initiative proposals are strongly encouraged.