When I decided to move to UC Davis, I was also
seizing the opportunity to dramatically expand my training efforts. At
Davis, it was made clear to me that I could substitute skills training
-- in whatever guise I chose -- for my for-credit teaching; in
consequence, I'd asked for money ...
Just as I was moving to UC Davis, a funding call for a training
came out. I got partway down the path of applying for it before
realizing that I was overwhelmed with the move, but I did generate
some text that I thought was OK. Here it ...
Here at the Lab for Data-Intensive Biology (TM) we are constantly
trying to explore new ideas for advancing the practice of biological
data sciences. Below are some ideas that originated with or were
sharpened by conversations with Greg Wilson (Executive Director,
Software Carpentry) and Tracy Teal (Project Lead, Data
The other day I was contacted by someone whose student wants to attend
the MSU NGS course in 2015, because
they are interested in learning how to data integration with (among
other things) metagenome data. My response was "we don't cover that
in the course", which isn't very ...