The food industry is facing some of the biggest challenges in history.How can we supply enough healthy food to a growing population in a way that is sustainable and trusted by the consumer?The choice of department and faculty adviser should start with a review of the research interests of the faculty; prospective students are encouraged to contact the faculty whose programs most closely match their research interests.
The Nutrition program is an interdepartmental program, including the: Students may complete their thesis work with faculty in any one of these departments as chair or co-chair of their advisory committee.
Research activities are as diverse as the Nutrition faculty and range in level from the molecular to the whole animal.
And, crucially, it would restore consumer engagement and trust: as a food manufacturer you can develop any product or technology you wish but, in the end, it is the consumer who decides to buy it or not.
A masters degree in Human Nutrition offers advanced Nutrition courses in a broad range of research areas.
We understand that it is not an easy thing to come up with a good research topic for your research work or project.
We have a team that has vast experience with research and writing and therefore able to help.Many choices for pursuing the area of your interest are available ranging from population health studies in a number of international settings such as Northern Canada, East and West Africa, South and Central America as well as clinical and community health issues with nutritional implications, food security, nutriceuticals and genetic studies of the interactions of genes and nutrient intakes.Consult the profiles of the Professors involved with the School for details on their research interests.I have been given opportunities to travel across the country and world sharing our research on human milk.In the lab, I have been able to plan my research according to real world problems; I am honored to contribute to the way we feed our most vulnerable infants.For the repository of electronic theses submitted at Mason, visit MARS [email protected] on College of Health & Human Services to access all e- theses submitted in the college including MS Nutrition theses.Finding a place to pursue my public health passion in a scientific way was challenging for me, until I came to this department.I am currently pursuing my Master’s of Science in Nutrition under Dr. As a graduate assistant, I have had opportunities to practice the skills of lesson planning and grading.Students majoring in Nutrition are affiliated with and housed in one of the departments mentioned above.The choice of department, as well as faculty adviser, depends on the research interests of the student.