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 Discoverâ„¢ the ways food impacts health and society.

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Legislative Advocacy

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Support our efforts to secure funding to renovate our building

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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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Open Faculty Position

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We are accepting applications for a clinical assistant professor position (non-tenure track) in Dietetics Practice and Counseling


  • Graduation 2024

    May 6, 2024

    The Class of 2024 has graduated! Click through to see what happened at commencement

  • 6th Annual CNAN

    March 31, 2024

    Get a recap of the 6th Annual Conference on Native American Nutrition

  • Nutrition Leadership

    March 30, 2024

    Dr. Abby Gold is chair-elect for Association of Public Health Nutritionists #NutritionMonth