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2017-2018 University Catalog 
2017-2018 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Nutrition Science (Graduate)

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Department/School Head:

Michele Forman

Academic Programs:

Master’s and Ph.D. Programs

We offer programs leading to the Master of Science and Doctor of Philosophy degrees.

Concentration (Areas of Study):

  • Biochemical and Molecular Nutrition
  • Human and Clinical Nutrition
  • Animal Health, Growth and Development
  • Public Health and Education

Graduate Certificates (Degree or Non-Degree Students):

  • Graduate Certificate in Gerontology

Regular Graduate Faculty by Rank:


Wayne Campbell
James Fleet
Michele Forman
Qing Jiang
Richard Mattes
Charles Santerre
Dennis Savaiano
Jon Story
Dorothy Teegarden
Connie Weaver

Associate Professor:

Kimberly Buhman
John Burgess
Regan Bailey
Heather Leidy

Assistant Professor:

Mridul Datta
Heather Eicher-Miller
Jessica Ellis
Nana Gletsu Miller
Tara Henagan
Kathleen Hill Gallant
Cordelia Running

Emeritus Faculty

R. Paul Abernathy
William Evers
Karen S. Jamesen
Dorothy M. Morre
Olivia B. Wood





      Nutrition Science