Nutritional Biology

About the Program

Learn More About the Program

The Nutritional Biology graduate program is interdisciplinary and is designed to provide the skills, and prepare students for modern, cutting-edge nutrition research. Our faculty encompasses several colleges including the College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, School of Medicine, and the School of Veterinary Medicine, as well as adjunct appointments through the Western Human Nutrition Research Center (WHNRC).

Degree Type
Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Degrees Offered
M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II by exception only
Ph.D. Plan B
Lead Dean

College of Agriculture and Environmental Studies

Major Code

Admissions and Fellowship Information

Admission Deadlines
Priority: Dec 15, 2021
General: Jan 15, 2022
Internal Fellowship Deadlines
Prospective Student Fellowship: Dec 15, 2021
Continuing Student Fellowship: Jan 15, 2022

Program Contact Information

Primary Program Contacts

Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Coordinator
Alisha Bartolomucci
530-754-7684 |

Graduate Program Chair

Graduate Group Chair
Jon Ramsey
(530) 754-8122 |

Additional Contacts

Program Contacts

Advisor: General
Jennifer Larsen
Vm: Molecular Bio Sciences
(530) 752-1393 |

Advisor: General
Jon Ramsey
Vm: Molecular Bio Sciences
(530) 754-8122 |

Advisor: Primary Contact
Patricia Oteiza De Fraga
(530) 754-6074 |

Advisor: Admissions Only
Gerardo Mackenzie
(530) 752-2140 |

Advisor: General
Christine Stewart
(530) 752-6697 |

Advisor: General
Peng Ji