Philanthropy at Work

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Shari Kawelo
Executive Director, Development and External Relations
(530) 752-2097

Generous gifts from our donors have positively influenced the College of Biological Sciences in many ways. From beautifying the Life Sciences District, to supporting research and academic excellence, to changing the face of undergraduate education at the College, members of our philanthropic community are directly impacting our students and faculty on a daily basis.

Thank you for making a difference. You are helping to do a world of good.

Current Endowments

Storer Lectureship in the Life Sciences Series

David L. Weaver Endowed Lecture in Biophysics

Novozymes Endowed Chair in Genomics

Paul K. and Ruth R. Stumpf Endowed Professor of Plant Biochemistry

Endowed Chair in Physiology

Robert and Rosabel Osborne Endowed Chair in Evolution and Ecology

Joel Keizer Endowed Chair in Theoretical and Computational Biology

Dennis Walker Fund for the UC Davis Botanical Conservatory

Barbara Chapman Neuroscience Award

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Supporting Undergraduate Education

Lin Honors Study Lounge

Freshmen Cohorts Program