Strategic Plan

Our Mission is to enhance sustainable food, nutrition and healthcare systems that promote human well-being and improve the quality of life through education, research and outreach in food science, nutritional sciences, dietetics and nursing.

Our Vision is to be a global leader in food science, nutritional sciences and human health by integrating outcomes-driven education, collaborative research and knowledge application through research.

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The Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition governance document was most recently revised June of 2023.

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