Contact Us

Main Office

110 Chandlee Laboratory
University Park, PA 16802
Phone: 814-863-0806
Fax: 814-863-6103

Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate Advisers
If you are a current or prospective student and have questions about the courses you should take, how to apply to the major, graduation criteria or other questions about the requirements for the Applied Sciences and Basic Sciences Option or the Nutrition Minor, contact the Undergraduate Nutrition Adviser: Ms Brenda Eissenstat.
Dietetics Program (DPD) Director
If you have questions about the Dietetics Program, how to obtain a Verification Statement, or how to apply to take the Dietetic Technician Registration (DTR) exam, contact:
Mary Dean Coleman-Kelly, PhD, RD
127 Chandlee Lab
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-2138
mdc15@psu.edu
Professor in Charge of the Undergraduate Program
If there are any concerns that are not able to be resolved by talking with your undergraduate adviser or professor, contact:
Mary Dean Coleman-Kelly, PhD, RD
127 Chandlee Lab
University Park, PA 16802
814-865-2138
mdc15@psu.edu
Undergraduate and DPD Programs Administrative Assistant
Mr. Scott D. Barbara
110K Chandlee Laboratory
University Park, PA 16802
814-863-0806
sdb12@psu.edu

Graduate Program

Professor-in-Charge of the Graduate Program
Dr. Laura E. Murray-Kolb, Ph.D.
110 Chandlee Laboratory
814-863-7132
gradnutr@psu.edu
Graduate Program Administrative Assistant
Ms. Tammy Houser
110D Chandlee Laboratory
814-865-3448
tjb17@psu.edu

Penn State Dietetic Internship Program

Director of the Dietetic Internship Program
Denise Lawson, MS, RD, LDN
119 Chandlee Laboratory
814-865-9150
dmc209@psu.edu
Dietetic Internship Administrative Assistant
Mr. Scott D. Barbara
110K Chandlee Laboratory
814-863-0806
sdb12@psu.edu

Department of Nutritional Sciences

Interim Department Head
Dr. A. Catharine Ross, Ph.D.
110H Chandlee Laboratory
814-865-0108
acr6@psu.edu
Administrative Assistant to the Department Head
Ms. Julie Brenneman
110G Chandlee Laboratory
814-865-0108
jqk7@psu.edu