Welcome to the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Our mission is to generate and disseminate knowledge regarding diet and nutrition to improve the health and economic development of current and future generations and to foster an educated society. We do this through our combined efforts in undergraduate and graduate education, research, and extension.
Discover more information about the exciting projects going on in the Department of Nutritional Sciences by checking out our Spring 2013 Nutritional Sciences Digest!
NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES is one of 5 doctoral programs in the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences that rank in the top 15 percent in their respective fields, according to the National Research Council's "Data-Based Assessment of Research-Doctorate Programs in the United States." These national rankings are based on 20 characteristics including research productivity, interdisciplinary connections, degree completion rates and student demographics.
UW-Madison's ONLINE Capstone Certificate program is designed for new graduates and experienced professionals seeking advanced training in
Applications are being accepted now! The program begins in January 2014!
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NOW HIRING NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
The Department of Nutritional Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a nationally competitive research program relevant to the multidisciplinary field of nutrition and health. For more information, access the job description here.