Department of Food Science and Nutrition

Welcome to the Department of Food Science and Nutrition at the University of Minnesota. Home to world-class researchers and educators, we are Driven to Discover™ the ways food impacts health and society.

Faculty Search

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We are seeking an Assistant Professor in Bioconversion and Upcycling of Food Byproducts

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New Faculty Member

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Meet Dr. Amamcharla, our new Associate Professor of Dairy Fractionation and Separation Science

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Professor Ted Labuza

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It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Dr. Theodore P. Labuza, Professor Emeritus and incomparable leader in the field of Food Science and Technology

News

  • Feeding the world through food science

    February 20, 2024

    Read about how Dr. George Annor inspires those around him

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  • Ted Labuza - In Memoriam

    December 7, 2023

    It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Dr. Theodore P. Labuza, Professor Emeritus and incomparable leader in the field of Food Science and Technology

  • Labuza Legacy

    October 30, 2023

    We celebrated 50 years of Professor Ted Labuza's remarkable legacy