Francene Steinberg

Francene M. Steinberg, Department Chair

New scientific discoveries reinforce that nutrition is central to maintaining health and reducing disease risk. This is an exciting time to be a part of the science and application of nutritional knowledge.

Welcome to the Department of Nutrition, one of the premier programs in nutritional biology.We invite you to explore our research and outreach programs, teaching offerings and affiliated programs. [more]

Nutrition Info

Fruits and Vegetables

Nutrition Department researchers extend science-based information about nutrition and health through a variety of departmental publications and resources.


Graduation 2016

Congratulations Class of 2016! Roughly 80 Nutrition Science majors and over 100 Clinical Nutrition majors graduated from our programs.  Also, 37 recent alumni were accepted into Dietetic Internship programs and numerous others are entering graduate programs  or will move on to jobs in the areas of industry, research, academics, and public health. [more]