Karthik Pandalaneni

Manager of Operations, Plant Protein Innovation Center
162, Food Science and Nutrition Building

1334 Eckles Ave
Saint Paul, MN 55108
United States

Contact me for help with:

Plant protein innovations and PPIC related appointments.


Dr. Pandalaneni joined as a Manager of Operations at PPIC in Nov 2020. He graduated with his Ph.D. in Food Science from Kansas State University in 2014 and worked as a Global Application Scientist before moving to St. Paul. He brings his research experience in ingredient functionality and their product applications to the team. His current role with PPIC involves but not limited to overseeing PPIC research projects, managing communications with Food Industry professionals, and drafting project proposals and budgeting for PPIC.