KRISTINE C. JORDAN, PhD, RD portrait
  • Associate Professor, Nutrition & Integrative Physiology
  • Program Director, Coordinated Master’s Program in Nutrition and Dietetics, Nutrition & Integrative Physiology
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Pediatrics

Research Summary

My research areas of expertise include pediatric nutrition, obesity prevention, and nutrition informatics. As an Associate Professor of Nutrition, I have demonstrated leadership in administering funded grants, collaborating with fellow researchers, and disseminating results via peer-reviewed publications and presentations at scientific meetings.

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
  • Master of Public Health, UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA A
  • Bachelor of Arts, UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA-SAN D
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine

Biography

Dr. Jordan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Nutrition & Integrative Physiology and Adjunct Associate Professor in Pediatrics at the University of Utah. She completed her PhD in nutritional sciences from the University of Texas at Austin and MPH from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Jordan is the author of 22 peer-reviewed publications in the areas of pediatric nutrition, obesity prevention, dietary assessment, and weight management.