UC Irvine Ridge 2 Reef and Microbiome Initiative Present:

Summer Institute 2019 Microbiomes and Global Change 

UCI announces a 5-day Summer Institute for graduate students and post-doctoral fellows. The Institute aims to build a diverse cohort of trainees at the interface of microbial communities and global change across systems from terrestrial to marine. Participants will gain scientific and professional skills and join a community of emerging leaders in the field.

Confirmed Instructors:

Naomi Levine, USC

Bruce Hungate, NAU

Alyson Santoro, UCSB

Aimee Classen, UVM

Application Requirements:

Statement of Interest


Letter of Support

When: August 19-23, 2019

Who: Open to all post-docs graduate students

Where: University of California, Irvine

Costs: The Institute will cover registration, travel, room and board expenses

For more details and to apply please visit:


Have questions? Contact cchunt@uci.edu

Application deadline is May 15, 2019