Richard W. Michelmore
The Genome Center and Departments of Plant Sciences (CA&ES),
Molecular and Cellular Biology (CBS) and
Medical Microbiology and Immunology (SOM)
University of California, Davis, CA 95616
Lab web page: http://michelmorelab.ucdavis.edu/
University of Cambridge , England . B.A. 1976. Natural Sciences.
University of Cambridge, England. Ph.D. 1979. Natural Sciences.
| Professional Experience|
1976 - 1979 Predoctoral Researcher, University of Cambridge, England.
1979 - 1980 Postdoctoral Researcher, India.
1980 - 1982 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Cambridge, England.
1982 - 1988 Assistant Professor, University of California, Davis.
1988 - 1992 Associate Professor, University of California, Davis.
1989 - 1990 Sabbatical, CSIRO, Division of Plant Industry, Australia.
1991 Acting Chair, Genetics Graduate Group, UC Davis.
1992 - present Professor, University of California, Davis.
1997 – 2003 Chair, Genetics Graduate Group, UC Davis.
2003 – present Director, UC Davis Genome Center.
| Honors, Committees etc.|
Lucy Ernst Scholarship, 1977 - 1979.
Royal Society, London - Indian National Science Academy, Travel Fellowship, 1979 - 1980.
Research Fellowship, Downing College, University of Cambridge, 1981 - 1982.
NSF Eukaryotic Genetics Review Panel. 1988.
Science and Technology Coordinating Committee for the USDA Plant Genome Mapping Program, 1989 - 1992.
USDA CRGO Plant Genome Review Panel, 1991, 1993.
Associate Editor, Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions, 1991 - 1992.Senior Editor, 1992 - 1994.
Panel Manager, USDA NRI Plant Genome Panel, 1997.
Scientific Advisory Board, NSF Pine Genome Project, 1999 - 2002.
Scientific Advisory Board, NSF Potato Genome Project, 1999 - present.
Panel member, USDA IFAFS Plant Genome Program.
Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2002.
Co-Editor, Plant Cell, 2003 - 2006.
Novozymes Inc. Endowed Chair in Genomics, 2003 - present.