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Category: Food Science & Human Nutrition

Staff Feature: Herschel Johnson, Student Services Manager

A very warm welcome to Herschel Johnson, FSHN’s Manager of Student Services and advisor extraordinaire! Herschel grew up in Gainesville, attending P.K. Yonge School and spending his free time riding his bike around the UF… Read More

Alumni Feature: Becca Solch, Nutritional Sciences, Postdoctoral Research

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We are pleased to welcome our first alumni guest on the FSHN blog! Becca Solch graduated from the University of Florida with a Ph.D. in Nutritional Sciences under the mentorship of Dr. Bobbi Langkamp-Henken. She… Read More

Faculty Feature: Dr. Juan Andrade Laborde, Global Nutrition

Please give a warm welcome to Dr. Juan Andrade Laborde, Associate Professor of Global Nutrition in the Food Science and Human Nutrition department at UF and an exciting addition to our Discover FSHN Series. He… Read More

Undergraduate Student Feature: Jennifer Jordan, Food Science

We’re excited to welcome Jennifer Jordan to the Discover FSHN Series! Jennifer Jordan is an undergraduate food science major from Tampa, FL in her last semester at UF. Read on to learn about how she… Read More

Staff Profile: Sharyn Passeretti, Lab Specialist

Say hello to Sharyn Passeretti, lab specialist and food science extraordinaire! Sharyn is the Lab Manager for the Food Science and Human Nutrition Department and is involved in every aspect of running the departmental food… Read More

Undergraduate Student Profile: Jackie Shannon, Nutritional Sciences

Nutritional Sciences Undergraduate Student | Food Science and Human Nutrition UF/IFAS

Please join me in welcoming Jackie Shannon, a fourth-year undergraduate student from Palm City, Florida! She is a nutritional sciences major in the Food Science and Human Nutrition Department who is looking forward to her… Read More

Faculty Profile: Dr. Zhiyong Cheng, Nutritional Sciences

Cell imaging under electron microscope | Food Science and Human Nutrition UF/IFAS

A big welcome to Dr. Zhiyong Cheng, an FSHN professor in Nutritional Sciences who specializes in metabolic disease and nutritional epigenomics. He received his Ph.D. in Analytical Biochemistry from Peking University and conducted postdoctoral research… Read More

Graduate Student Profile: Alexa Hosey, Dietetics

Dietetics Graduate Student | Food Science and Human Nutrition UF/IFAS

During this difficult time, we in the Food Science and Human Nutrition Department are committed to supporting our exceptional students, faculty, and staff. We wish to share with you the story of an outstanding FSHN… Read More

Undergraduate Student Profiles: Jenny Duong, Food Science and Alex Colon, Dietetics

Food Science Dietetics | Food Science and Human Nutrition UF/IFAS

Cook around the world with Jenny Duong and Alex Colon, two undergraduate students who run the Field & Fork Global Kitchen Series! These cultural cooking classes highlight the unique flavors of regional cuisines while introducing… Read More

Faculty Profile: Dr. Jeanette Andrade, Dietetics

Jeanette Andrade Dietetics | Food Science and Human Nutrition UF/IFAS

Please join me in saying hello to Dr. Jeanette Andrade, assistant professor and Program Director of FSHN’s Master of Science/Dietetic Internship (MS/DI) Program! Dr. Andrade is in her second year at the University of Florida,… Read More