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.

New Faculty Positions

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FScN is recruiting for four new faculty positions in a variety of fields

2021 FScN Showcase

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The 2021 Fall Showcase features the importance of transferable research and skills in food and nutrition. Visit the event page to learn about important research being done in FScN

Salesroom Reopened

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Our famous Meat and Dairy Salesroom is back open every Wednesday 2-5 PM, first floor of ABLMS. (Masks Required)

News

  • World Food Day

    October 16, 2021

    Our Department Head, Professor Job Ubbink, gives his insightful considerations on the future of food and community on this World Food Day

  • Recruiting New Faculty

    October 7, 2021

    FScN will soon be recruiting for four new faculty positions in a variety of fields

  • Professor Selected as ASABE Fellow

    July 28, 2021

    Professor P. Kumar Mallikarjunan has been chosen as a member of the 2021 Class of Fellows by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers