university of California Davis

Denneal Jamison-McClung, Ph.D.

  • Interim Director of UC Davis Biotechnology Program, Director of BioTech SYSTEM
  • Office of Research I UC Davis
Dr. Denneal Jamison-McClung serves as Interim Director of the UC Davis Biotechnology Program, a unit of the Office of Research, where she leads efforts to accelerate the development and use of new technologies in the life sciences and engineering through innovative graduate education programs, such as the Designated Emphasis in Biotechnology (DEB) and the Advanced Degree for Corporate Employees (ADP), development of public-private partnerships to support interdisciplinary education, and service as a public intellectual (papers, short courses, workshops and seminars).

Adela de la Torre, Ph.D.

  • President, San Diego State University
  • San Diego State University
  • UC Davis
President Adela de la Torre is an agricultural and health economist, and nationally recognized expert on Latino and Chicano health issues.